Mayor Garcetti Nominates Susana Reyes to Department of Water and Power Board of Commissioners
The long-time public servant was excited to finally jump into retirement when she received a call from the Office of Mayor Eric Garcetti just three days after officially retiring. It was a call of duty, but nothing like any of the calls she had taken previously from bosses and mentors. Photo by Chris Corsmeier. But the Board meeting on October 8 th was special to her. During her opening remarks, the commissioner proudly spotlighted her cultural roots and announced that October is Filipino American History Month. The month-long holiday has been observed in California since through a resolution passed by California State Senator Leland Yee. Today, Los Angeles is home to the largest Filipino population outside of the Philippines, and Historic Filipino town just outside of Downtown is the first official geographic designation honoring the contributions of Filipinos in America. To all my fellow Filipino Americans, this is a time and opportunity to reflect upon your achievements and highlight your diverse contributions to our national history and culture. I am excited to celebrate with all of you. Born and raised in the Philippine capital of Manila, she is the second in a family of 3 girls and one boy.
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. You went to college in Madrid, Spain. What made you want to come to LLNL to work? When I was a student in nuclear engineering in Madrid, I saw a presentation about the plans to build NIF and I knew I wanted to be a part of the effort to develop fusion as a safe, clean and sustainable energy source. Then in , I had the opportunity to come to LLNL to perform doctoral research on safety analyses of inertial fusion energy power plant designs and ended up accepting a career offer as staff engineer when I completed my degree in You have been active in the Expanding Your Horizons program. Tell me about that. I really enjoy participating in local events such as Expanding Your Horizons that encourage junior high and high school students to pursue careers in science and engineering. I especially enjoy talking to female students. It feels like you can have a positive impact on them just by responding to their career questions and encouraging them to follow their dreams.
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