The Elk Grove City Council appointed Elk Grove District 4 resident, Stephanie Nguyen, to fill a vacant seat on the Council on February 2, 2017.
Ms. Nguyen has lived in Elk Grove for more than a decade. She currently serves as the Executive Director of Asian Resources, Inc., a non-profit organization based in Sacramento serving the needs of individuals and families, providing adult employment programs as well as youth programs and services. Ms. Nguyen is married and raising two young daughters with her husband, an Elk Grove Police Department officer. She has served on several boards and commissions including the Juvenile Justice Commission, Pacific Rim Street Festival Foundation and as Secretary of the Council of Asian Pacific Islander Together for Advocacy and Leadership (CAPITAL). Ms. Nguyen has not previously held a public office.
Ms. Nguyen will occupy the office until December 12, 2018 – the date an elected District 4 Council Member is expected to take office following the November 2018 election.