Campos in November 2010
|Speaker pro tempore of the California State Assembly|
August 10, 2012
|Preceded by||Fiona Ma|
|Member of the California State Assembly
from the 27th district
23rd district (2010–2012)
December 6, 2010
|Preceded by||Joe Coto|
|Member of the
San Jose City Council
from the 5th District
March 13, 2001 – December 6, 2010
|Preceded by||Manny Diaz|
|Succeeded by||Xavier Campos|
|Born||1966 (age 48–49)
San Jose, California
|Residence||San Jose, California|
Nora Campos (born 1966) is an American politician currently serving in the California State Assembly. She was formerly elected to the San Jose City Council in a special election in March 2001 and was twice overwhelmingly re-elected to represent the residents of District 5, allowing her to represent her community on the Council for 10 years. Prior to taking elected office, she worked as Community Relations Coordinator and then as Chief of Staff for a San José City Councilmember.
Early life and education
Nora Campos was raised in the Cassell neighborhood in East San José. She marched side-by-side with Cesar E. Chavez, learning about the needs and struggles of the community of which have been a part of her entire life. She cites her early experience with the Farm Worker Movement influenced her decision to enter public service as an adult.
- Official Statement for Nora Campos
- "November 02, 2010 Statement of Vote -- State Assemblymember by District" (PDF). California Secretary of State's office. Retrieved 2011-01-06.