Eduardo is a Quincy native who was proudly raised by hardworking, immigrant parents—María and Ernesto—who’ve labored in Quincy’s agricultural fields, orchards, and food processing plants for four decades.
Eduardo is the first in his family to graduate from college, at Washington State University, and has dedicated his life to public service, concurrently serving in his seventh year in the Washington Army National Guard as a combat engineer and his first as a wildland firefighter with the Washington State Department of Natural Resources.
Eduardo has proudly worked nine summers in Quincy’s agricultural industry.
In 2020, at the age of 27, Eduardo ran in his first political race as a candidate for the Washington House of Representatives for Legislative District 13 — earning 48.3% of the vote in Quincy.
Eduardo is running for Quincy City Council to make a difference.
As a Quincy City Councilman, Eduardo commits to building an equitable, just, safe, and prosperous community for all of Quincy’s residents.
In 2020, Eduardo proudly served as a Farmworker Justice Fellow with the Northwest Justice Project— assisting Washington state farmworkers in obtaining legal representation during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Additionally, Eduardo has served as an immigration volunteer—assisting immigrant children and survivors of domestic violence in obtaining asylum in the United States, as a translator and interpreter.
Eduardo proudly served as a volunteer at the United States Department of Veterans Affairs as a hospital patient escort, aiding America’s veterans from World War II, Korean, Vietnam, Gulf, Iraq, and Afghanistan wars in obtaining medical care.
Eduardo is engaged to Virginia, who serves as a Pacific Northwest medical-surgical registered nurse.