San Fernando Valley, CA – Building on her momentum as first-place finisher in the March election, Monica Rodriguez’s campaign announced three major endorsements from Valley business leaders in support of her bid for the City Council:

Bert Boeckmann, President and Owner, Galpin Motors

Sunland Tujunga Business Association

Kenn Phillips, President/CEO of The Valley Economic Alliance

“City of Los Angeles Council Member Candidate Monica Rodriguez is an extremely effective community steward who has had leadership position in business, education and government,” stated Kenn Phillips, President and CEO of the Valley Economic Alliance.  “She routinely inspires bipartisan support so that everyone wins and more resources come to our local community.”

As an experienced local leader, former Public Works Commissioner, and small business owner, Monica has a proven record of leadership advocating for local small businesses, job creation, and delivering economic investment in the Valley.

Hundreds of local small businesses, community leaders, and a bipartisan, broad-based grassroots coalition has united in support for Monica Rodriguez’s campaign.

Monica has also won the endorsements of the United Firefighters Association of Los Angeles, Los Angeles Police Protective League, Los Angeles School Police Officers Association, Los Angeles League of Conservation Voters, Sierra Club, United Farm Workers.  She is the only candidate endorsed by the L.A. County Business Federation and the L.A. Area Chamber of Commerce., and the L.A. County Democratic Party.  Monica was earned endorsements from both Democrats and Republicans, including Mayor Eric Garcetti and former Mayor Richard Riordan, Supervisors Sheila Kuehl and Kathryn Barger, Councilmembers Mitch Englander and Nury Martinez, as well the Armenian Council of America ACA-PAC.  For more information, please visit