Desrie is an advocate for...

Equitable School Funding

  • Lobbying Sacramento on budget concerns
  • Promoting fiscal accountability to ensure that spending matches priorities
  • Working with Foundations, the City and community partners to raise needed funds

Student Achievement

  • Ensuring that each student reaches their full potential
  • Promoting occupational education, trade, and after school programs as a means to keep students in school
  • Promoting equal educational access for all students

Maintaining Excellent Schools

  • Promoting state of the art, high quality learning facilities
  • Encouraging safe learning environments free from violence and bullying
  • Ensuring that schools are clean and well maintained