“Education is the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world."
Diana Carey is a lifelong educator, serving the students of the Huntington Beach Union High School District as a teacher in the Life Sciences, with an expertise in curriculum development and second language acquisition, and as a coach and an administrator. She served in the Newport-Mesa District as a junior high/high school principal, as an adult school principal and a district administrator responsible for K-12 drug and violence prevention programs. She was the only educator to serve on the Orange County Gang Intervention Taskforce, and received a crime fighting award from the City of Fountain Valley.
She is the Vice-Chair of the Westminster School District Bond Oversight Committee; is a member of the Coastline Community College Bond oversight Committee; and is the Chairwoman of the City of Westminster Measure SS Oversight Committee.
She is the 2018 California Assembly Woman of Distinction in Education and the Arts. Diana is the Westminster Citizen of the Year and a 2014 California Assembly Woman of the Year for her charitable work with active duty military families and the arts. She is a former Westminster Councilwoman, a Los Angeles County Conservator for Alzheimer’s and dementia patients, and for 13 years represented the I-405 Corridor Cities on transportation issues. She is a member of the Westminster Chamber of Commerce and is a small business advocate. She serves as the Vice Chair of the DPOC, and is a liaison on to the Vietnamese community.
Her core belief is that strong public education is a partnership with parents, students and the community. As a trustee, she will maintain strong academic programs that also offer a wide variety of elective, technology, arts, and co-curricular courses to help students become successful, and determine their future pathway to success. She will continue to work with local communities to keep our learning environments safe and secure.
The Committee for Quality Education of the HBUHSD
Alan Lowenthal, United States Congressman
Lou Correa, United States Congressman
Sharon Quirk-Silva, California State Assembly Woman
Jim Moreno, President, California Community Colleges Trustee Board; Coastline Community College District Trustee
Lorraine Prinsky, Coastline Community College District Trustee
Bonnie Castrey, President Board of Trustees, HBUHSD
Kathy Iverson, HBUHSD Trustee
David Boyd, Vice President of the Orange County Board of Education
Hon. Becky Gomez, Trustee of the Orange County Board of Education
Jamison Power, Westminster School District Trustee
Tim Nelson, Director of the HBHS School of the Performing Arts
Anna Katsuki, Co-President of the Fountain Valley High School Foundation
Phil Anthony, Orange County Water District Director
Gary Miller, Mayor/Councilman of Seal Beach (ret)
Don Anderson, President of Westminster School District Bond Oversight Committee; President Westminster Friends of the Rose
Kathy Buchoz, Former Westminster Mayor; President Westminster Chamber of Commerce (ret)
Westminster Police Officers Association
Women In Leadership
Democratic Party of Orange County
Orange County League of Conservation Voters
Jill Hardy, Councilwoman Huntington Beach
Katrina Foley, Councilwoman and Mayor (fmr) Costa Mesa
Thu-Ha Nguyen, Councilwoman Garden Grove
Kim Nguyen, Councilwoman Garden Grove
Trung Ta, Vietnamese Community Leader
Vietnamese-American Democratic Club of Orange County
Le Van Khoa, President of the Vietnamese-American Philharmonic Orchestra
Claudia Perez, Figueroa, Hispanic Community Leader; Library Trustee
Farrah N. Khan, 2015 OC Human Relations Commission Community Service Leadership Honoree
Ashleigh Aitken, Orange County Fair Board Member
If you prefer to contribute via check, please mail to:
Diana Carey for Huntington Beach Unified High School District
1440 N. Harbor Blvd. Suite 707
Fullerton, CA 92835.
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PAID FOR BY: Diana Carey for Huntington Beach Unified High School District FPPC ID: 1404990