Senator Andrea Dalessandro was born in the shadow of the Statue of Liberty, the international symbol of freedom and opportunity. As the granddaughter of immigrants she has been able to live the American Dream. With the opportunity of affordable higher education, she was able to become a high school math teacher and later, after she received her M.B.A. from Rutgers University, a C.P.A., small business owner and college professor.
Senator Dalessandro strongly believes that we must maximize business opportunities in southern Arizona.
Economic development and the growth of good paying, sustainable jobs with the public educational system to supply a well trained workforce are her priorities. She is concerned about a sufficient water supply and clean air. Senator Dalessandro strongly believes that we must keep our promises to our veterans.
This year Senator Dalessandro
was named a State Director for Women in Government,
she received an A grade from the Sierra Club for her votes on environmental sustainability, and
she is most proud of 100% perfect rating on Who’s for Kids and Who’s Just Kidding
Senator Andrea Dalessandro currently serves on
Water and Energy, and
Financial Institutions Committees.