Contra Costa Firefighters Back Registered Nurse Rochelle Pardue-Okimoto for State Assembly

The United Professional Firefighters of Contra Costa County, Local 1230 has officially endorsed El Cerrito Councilmember Rochelle Pardue-Okimoto in the race for the State Assembly.

“Rochelle as a nurse knows that first-responders play vital roles in communities and are an integral part of public protection. She will bring her local experience as a City Councilmember and proven leadership to create statewide policies that foster interprofessional collaboration to assure that public health and safety are a priority,” said Vince Wells, President of the United Professional Firefighters of Contra Costa County, Local 1230.

“I am proud to have the endorsement of folks who are on the frontlines,” said Pardue-Okimoto. “I look forward to working with them on the issues that matter to working families across this community.”