Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia Honors Indio Resident, Lily Choate as Woman of the Year

Monday, March 6, 2017

(Sacramento) – As part of the State Assembly’s special tribute to Women’s History Month each of the lawmakers honored a woman from their district as Woman of the Year. Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia’s (D-Coachella) 2017 District 56 WOY is Lily Ortega Choate. She has devoted her career to changing children's lives, building their self-esteem and becoming confident leaders. At the age of 70, she is currently a student at College of the Desert and hopes to graduate and fulfill her dream of becoming a teacher and continuing to touch children’s lives