While born and raised in California’s Central Valley, Alex Wara-Macapinlac made her mark on the political scene in the Bay Area with years of experience on campaigns, policy, and community relations.
Alex served as Deputy District Director for Senator Jim Beall, and worked at his District Office from 2012 to 2017. While there she worked on K-12 education policy issues and helped manage the offices constituent services program. She served as Campaign Manager in Senator Beall’s re-election campaign in 2016, and Field Director in his first State Senate campaign in 2012.
Prior to that, she worked on numerous campaigns and organizations including Equality California, AIDS Walk San Francisco, and the California Democratic Party.
She is a graduate of San Jose State University, with a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism.
Alex lives in Campbell, California with her husband and dog. In her free time, she enjoys cooking and spending time with friends and family.