Assemblywoman Susan A. Bonilla was first elected to the Assembly in November 2010, and represents California's 14th Assembly District, which is comprised of the north and central portions of Contra Costa County and southern portion of Solano County.
Currently, she is the Chair of the Assembly Business, Professions, and Consumer Protection Committee. She also chairs the “Assembly Select Committee on Increasing the Integration of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) in Education in California K-14 Schools.” Susan is also a member of the Assembly Health Committee and the Assembly Utilities and Commerce Committee.
Prior to being elected to the Assembly, Susan served on the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors, representing the County's 4th District of Concord, Clayton, Pleasant Hill and portions of Walnut Creek. She was elected to the Board in 2006, previously serving on the Concord City Council and as Mayor of Concord. Prior to serving as a public official, Susan was a high school English teacher in the Mt. Diablo Unified School District.
Susan earned her B.A. in English from Azusa Pacific University and her teaching credential from CSU Los Angeles. Susan and her husband, John, reside in Concord. They have four daughters and three grandchildren.