Consuelo Martinez looks back on first year in office


For Escondido councilmember Consuelo Martinez, her first year in office has been both humbling and liberating. She has found that the experience of being on the other side of the dais helps her empathize with those who just want someone to listen. “I don’t do this for accolades,” says Martinez, who in her first year was also designated deputy mayor, […]