EXPERIENCE AND DIVERSITY MATTER
"Paula represents the diversity & strengths we need on the bench. I trust her fairness & integrity."
~ Honorable Karin Uhlich, Tucson City Council member, Ward 3.
◆ Arizona State Senator, award-winning, serving Tucson, 7 years
Lawmakers study, research hundreds of issues & vote on thousands of pieces of legislation each year.
We are seeking the best solutions for the good of the citizens and the state.
◆ Most Effective Democratic Senator, 2012 & 2010
Awarded by Az. Capitol Times; voted on by legislators, colleagues, reporters, staff, & lobbyists at the Capitol
◆ English Teacher and Coach, Rincon High School, 7 years
◆ Community Mediator
Trained at and mediated for Our Town Community Mediation, Tucson.
◆ Substance Abuse Facilitator
US Navy, Brunswick Naval Base, Brunswick, Maine, University of Arizona Grant program
◆ Property Manager, Landlord
Family-owned real estate business, 20 years.
◆ Life Coach
- 3rd Generation Tucson pioneer family (1890’s - present)
- Family of 5 lawyers practicing continuously in Tucson for over 80 years, Aboud and Aboud, LLC
- Tucson High School & UA Graduate
- Pima County Sports Hall of Fame
- Tucson High School Sports Hall of Fame
- Southwestern Tennis Champion
- State Champion Volleyball coach
- Co-Founder & Board Member, Ward 3 Neighbors Alliance Coalition
- Lend a Hand Senior Assistance, Board Member
DEMOCRATIC PARTY PARTICIPATION
- Hall of Fame, Arizona Democratic Party
- President of Democrats of Greater Tucson, 4 yrs
- Cable TV Political Show co-host with Rep. Phil Lopes, former Minority Leader, 3 yrs
- Vice Chair, Pima County Democratic Party, 4 yrs
- GOTV Chair (Get out the Vote) Pima County Democratic Party
- Voter Registration Committee Co-Chair, Pima County Democratic Party
- Vice Chair, District 28, Pima County Democratic Party, 4 yrs
- Co-Chair of Stonewall Democrats, 4 yrs
- Worked on Voter Turnout for Obama’s Presidential Election in Wisconsin, 2012
- Worked on Voter Turnout for US Senator Tammy Baldwin, Wisconsin, 2012
- Political Chair for S. Arizona, Fred DuVal for Governor, 2014