Endorsed by the Teachers of Encinitas, incumbent candidate Patricia S. Sinay has served as an EUSD school board member since being appointed in 2015.
She and her husband Art Schmidt have two children, fifth-grader Solimar and third-grader Marcos, who are in the bilingual program at Paul Ecke Central.
An immigrant from Latin America, Sinay received her bachelor’s degree in Political Science from UCLA, then earned a master’s in International Affairs from American University.
Sinay has worked for The San Diego and The San Francisco Foundations, as well as the American Cancer Society as part of her 25 years of experience working with nonprofits. She is the founder of the...