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Katherine Johnston

Policy Director

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As Policy Director, Katherine is responsible for items relating to land use, budget and finance, water and energy, infrastructure, economic development strategies, education, arts and culture, homeless and discretionary grants.

Katherine joined the Second District in 2011 as a Council Representative for Mission Beach, Mission Bay and Pacific Beach. Prior to joining D-2, Katherine taught 7th grade English in the Los Angeles area. Katherine graduated from UCSD with a degree in political science and a minor in economics and earned a masterís degree in education from UCLA. Katherine enjoys reading and golfing in her spare time.

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