Vanessa Delgado was elected to the City Council of the City of Montebello in November 2015 and currently serves as the Mayor.
Since taking office, Delgado has worked extensively to find long-term budget solutions for the City. She also spends time focusing on economic development opportunities to attract new businesses to the Community. She is an active supporter of public safety and union issues.
As Mayor, Delgado has also taken a role as Executive Board Member in the regional Gateway Cities Council of Governments to help craft regional solutions common to many small cities.
Vanessa Delgado has also served as a Los Angeles County Commissioner, and on numerous non-profit boards. Early in her professional career, she worked in economic development for the cities of Pico Rivera, Anaheim, and Downey and served as a consultant for the Community Redevelopment Agency of Los Angeles.
Vanessa Delgado is proud to support other women interested in elected office and is an active member of Hispanas Organized for Political Equality (HOPE) and Latinas Lead.
Affordable Housing Advocate & Small Businesswoman
Vanessa Delgado is the founding partner of Azure Development. Azure creates, designs and builds exceptional housing communities and commercial projects throughout the Southwest. She has been an economic development professional for over 17 years and has created 3.3 million square feet of housing projects and mixed-use retail and office space, creating over 15,000 new jobs.
Current projects include developing affordable housing for homeless families in Boyle Heights, townhomes for working-class families in Bell Gardens and a commercial shopping center in Bellflower. Azure is also under contract to build twelve CVS pharmacies throughout Los Angeles County.
Delgado is also a licensed Green Associate and Real Estate Broker, and was recognized by Real Estate Forum as one of California’s Women of Influence in 2015.
Prior to founding Azure, Delgado spent 11 years as the Director of Development for Primestor Development and was a member of its Executive Team. She was responsible for managing Primestor projects through the development and construction cycle, community and government relations and marketing.
We Proudly Support Vanessa Delgado for State Senate!
Senator Martha Escutia (retired)
Senator Ben Hueso
City of Los Angeles, Councilmember Nury Martinez
City of Los Angeles, Councilmember Monica Rodriguez
City of Pico Rivera, Councilmember David Armenta
City of Downey, Mayor Pro Tem Rick Rodriguez
City of Downey, Councilmember Blanca Pacheco
City of Downey, Councilmember Alex Saab
Little Lake City School District Board Member, Hilda Zamora
City of Montebello, Councilmember Art Barajas
City of Montebello, Mayor ProTem Jack Hadjinian
City of Montebello, Treasurer Ashod Mooradian
City of Montebello, Chair, Planning Commission Brissa Sotelo-Vargas
City of Santa Fe Springs, Councilmember Joe Angel Zamora
City of Bell, Councilmember Ali Saleh
City of Bell Gardens, Mayor Maria Pulido
City of Bell Gardens, Councilmember Pedro Aceituno
City of Hawthorne, Councilmember Angie Reyes English
City of Lynwood, Mayor Jose Solache
City of South Gate, Mayor Maria Davila
City of Whittier, Mayor Pro Tem Josue Alvarado
California Parks and Recreation Society
Southern California Armenian Democrats
Los Angeles County Young Democrats
Montebello Managers Police Association
Montebello Police Officers Association