About Alison Madden for Assembly 2022, District 21
Alison Madden for Assembly 2022, District 21 (AD21 South S.F. to East Palo Alto)
A 2nd-generation American, Alison is the middle of 5 daughters, of an Air Force Officer father (Helicopter Rescue, Vietnam, great #girldad) and her incredible Homemaker/Realtor mother. Alison is a single mom of a Millennial and a Gen Z'er, one with special needs, and both of whom attended public schools. Alison serves as managing attorney of her law practice in Woodside, where she focuses on tenant rights, appropriate land use & development for meeting all housing needs, and the Cal. Relocation Assistance Law (CRAL). For nearly 2 decades, Alison was a key member of management & executive teams at Silicon Valley start-up technology companies, helping to build teams and companies. She has been a lifelong tenant, believes housing is a human right, and will support working families. Alison's focus on greening California extends from using her e-bike as her primary mode of transport, linking to public transport when applicable, and advancing climate impact policy through a weekly working group. Housing, Climate, Education, targeted Judicial Reform and Ending Hunger and Poverty are the cornerstones of her campaign and advocacy.