Nanette Farag named Chief of Staff for Assemblywoman Baker

5 others hired for key positions of Republican legislator's staff

State Assemblywoman Catharine Baker (R-Pleasanton) has filled key staff positions for both her Sacramento and district Offices.

Nanette Farag will serve as Chief of Staff for Baker. Farag previously served as Chief of Staff to former Assemblyman Brian Nestande of Palm Desert, as well as for former Assemblyman Guy Houston when he represented the 16th State Assembly District.

Faith Lane, formerly serving as Legislative Aide for Senator Ted Gains and as a Fellow for Senator Anthony Canella, will be Baker's Legislative Director.

Leticia Garcia is the Office Manager and Scheduler for the Capitol Office and previously worked as a Scheduler for former Assemblyman Brian Nestande as well.

Farag, Lane, and Garcia will work out of the Sacramento Office.

Cindy Chin, formerly with Pacific Research Institute as the events director, has joined Baker's staff as District Director. Chin also served as District Director for former Assemblywoman Lynn Leach when she represented the 16th Assembly District.

Serving as Senior Field Representative is Deirdre Carrick, who previously worked for Congressman Tom Campbell as a congressional aide.

Nick Binzoni is joining the team as a field representative and previously worked as Press Secretary for Neel Kashkari for Governor.

Chin, Carrick and Binzoni will work out of the District Office.


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