Marisa Perez - Board of Trustees

Marisa Perez
Trustee Area 4

Marisa Perez

Marisa Perez was elected to the Cerritos College Board of Trustees in November 2012 . She was relected in November 2016. She represents Trustee Area 4, which includes Hawaiian Gardens and portions of the cities of Lakewood, Bellflower, Cerritos, and Long Beach. Perez has held the positions of Board President and Board Vice President. 

Perez serves as a board advisor to a South Coast Air Quality Management District governing board member as well as a former White House advisor to President George W. Bush. 

Perez serves in various capacities within the communities served by Cerritos College. She is the Vice President of the Esther Lindstrom Elementary School PTA and a member of the School Site Committee.  She is a Board of Director for Friends of the Lakewood Libraries Board and Lakewood Little League. 

Perez holds a Masters of Public Policy degree from USC and a B.S. in Bioengineering from Texas A&M University. She lives in Lakewood, where her children attend schools within the Bellflower Unified School District.