Meet My Team

Victoria Herrera graduated from UC Berkeley in 2011 and is dedicated to our Fruitvale communities. She is responsible for our Fruitvale, Jingletown and Peralta Hacienda neighborhoods and brings over a decade of graphic design and marketing experience. She has a passion for cultural events and creating unity through the arts and community beautification events. She can be reached at or (510) 238-7005.

Lisa Coto is a long time Bay Area resident and UC Berkeley Alumna dedicated to Oakland and District 5. She is responsible for the Glenview, Manzanita, and Embarcadero neighborhoods and has a diverse marketing background. She can be reached at or (510) 238-7005.

Clara Garzon has been serving the City of Oakland as a Council Aide for the past 15 years. She is an Oakland native and very familiar with the issues and neighborhoods of District 5. Clara received her Bachelor’s of Arts Degree from the  University of California, Berkeley and her Master’s  Degree from CAL State East Bay.

It is a great honor to be serving as City Council Representative for District 5. My staff and I look forward to working with you. Please feel free to contact us with your ideas and concerns.