|Member of the California State Senate|
from the 5th district
|Assumed office |
December 7th, 2020
|Preceded by||Cathleen Galgiani|
|Member of the California State Assembly|
from the 13th district
December 3, 2012 – December 7th, 2020
|Preceded by||new district|
|Succeeded by||Carlos Villapudua|
|Born||March 3, 1961|
Castro Valley, California, U.S.
|Residence||Stockton, California, U.S.|
|Alma mater||California State University, Stanislaus (BS, MSW)|
Portland State University (PhD)
Susan Eggman (born March 3, 1961) is an American politician who is currently serving in the California State Senate. A Democrat, she represents the 5th Senate District, which encompasses western San Joaquin County.
Prior to being elected to the Senate in 2020, she was a member of the California State Assembly representing the 13th Assembly District as well as being a Stockton City Councilwoman and Associate Professor of social work at California State University, Sacramento.
Eggman grew up in Stanislaus County, attending Turlock High School before enlisting in the U.S. Army, where she served as a combat medic. After the military, Eggman attended California State University, Stanislaus, where she earned both a bachelor's degree in psychology and a master of social work. She later earned a Ph.D in social work from Portland State University.
Departure from state Assembly
On May 19, 2019, Eggman announced that she would be a candidate for the California state Senate in California's 5th State Senate district in 2020. Incumbent state Senator Cathleen Galgiani is not eligible for reelection due to term limits.
2014 California State Assembly
|Democratic||Susan Eggman (incumbent)||22,341||49.7|
|Democratic||Catherine Jennet Stebbins||8,297||18.5|
|Democratic||Susan Eggman (incumbent)||40,635||60.7|
2016 California State Assembly
|Democratic||Susan Eggman (incumbent)||39,608||53.4|
|Republican||Kevin J. Lincoln, II||14,284||19.3|
|Democratic||K. Jeffrey Jafri||11,728||15.8|
|Republican||Jacob "Jake" Souza||8,491||11.5|
|Democratic||Susan Eggman (incumbent)||86,315||64.8|
|Republican||Kevin J. Lincoln, II||46,883||35.2|
2018 California State Assembly
|Democratic||Susan Eggman (incumbent)||30,826||52.6|
|Republican||Antonio M. Garcia||17,885||30.5|
|Democratic||Susan Eggman (incumbent)||74,813||65.4|
|Republican||Antonio M. Garcia||39,532||34.6|
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- Breitler, Alex (April 29, 2012). "Stockton will get Assembly voice at Capitol". The Record. Gannett. Retrieved December 21, 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)