Sergio Contreras Garners Endorsement of Coast Federation of Educators, AFT Local 1911 in OC Supervisor Race

WESTMINSTER, CA — Illustrating his widespread support among local educators for his campaign for the Orange County Board of Supervisors First District, today Westminster City Councilmember Sergio Contreras earned powerful endorsements from the Coast Federation of Educators, American Federation of Teachers (AFT) Local 1911 and Santa Ana Unified School District Board Member John Palacio. AFT Local 1911 represents educators serving Orange Coast College, Golden West College, and Coastline College Faculty.

In a statement released with the announced endorsement, Coast Federation of Educators Secretary Ann Holiday remarked:

“The Coast Federation of Educators, AFT Local 1911 is thrilled to endorse Sergio Contreras for Supervisor because he has the background, experience and knowledge to fight for the critical resources our schools and students need. Sergio has seen firsthand the transformative power of a quality education, and is committed to fighting for quality public schools and enhanced workforce development, because he knows it is essential that our students are properly prepared for the 21st century workforce. As a former School Member, we know he will help uplift our students and families, and we look forward to helping him get elected.”