Debbie Cook is Mayor and serving her second term on the Huntington Beach City Council. Currently, she is running for congress in the 46th congressional district. She served has also served on numerous regional boards including the Southern California Association of Governments Regional Council, the SCAG Energy Working Group (Chair), the Orange County Council of Governments and ASPO-USA. Debbie holds a Bsc from Cal State Long Beach, a Jurisdoctorate from Western State College of Law, and a license to practice law in California. She is also a graduate of the Kennedy School of Government National Preparedness Leadership Initiative and Leadership Southern California. Debbie is a 40 year resident of Orange County. Prior to her election she served on the Bolsa Chica Land Trust legal team.