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Meet Joey

Meet Joey
Meet Joey
Meet Joey

Joey Acuña is currently serving his fifth term on the Coachella Valley Unified School District Board of Trustees. In this role, he’s worked to improve graduation rates, enhance after-school programs, and expand the district’s college and career pathway programs. He’s the only candidate for State Assembly with experience in elected office representing communities in both Imperial and Riverside Counties.

Joey’s long history of community involvement includes serving on the board of multiple nonprofit organizations. He’s a founding member of the Coachella Valley Education Foundation, and he served on the Imperial Irrigation District’s Power Consumers Advisory Committee.

Professionally, Joey works as a development manager for health clinics and a grant writer for a local tribe. He has also worked as a coordinator for a local after-school program. He’s a third-generation Riverside County resident and a proud father.