Claudia Ordaz Perez is a native El Paso who serves as City Councilwoman for District 6 which includes El Paso’s East Side and Mission Valley. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Texas at El Paso. As councilwoman, Ordaz-Perez has been a vocal advocate for families with children focusing on improving quality of life. She has also worked to strengthen animal welfare polices such as making El Paso a “no-kill” city by 2020. She has also worked on key reforms to El Paso’s municipal court system helping residents better understand their rights and options in local courts. Claudia is married to her husband Vincent Perez and they have three dogs: Jack, Whiskey and Lady.