Like the current District 3 City Council member, Olga Diaz, Dara has an earned reputation as a hard-working, dedicated, and energetic professional. Dara, like Olga, does her homework before Board meetings. Just as important, Dara is a good listener.
√ Successfully advocating to preserve patient and family’s legal rights to make end of life decisions,
√ Bringing innovative mental health treatment models to Escondido such as the state-of-the-art Crisis Stablization Unit,
√ Ensuring Palomar’s collaboration with providers of homeless services so indigent people weren’t returned to the streets of Escondido,
√ A savings of $50million to District tax-payers through bond refinancing
Dara’s leadership skills and thoughtful approach to the daunting challenges in our community led her colleagues on the Palomar Board to elect her Chairperson for three terms.