Born in Panama, Lucia came to the U.S. over 35 years ago and studied at the University of Southern California. In real estate for more than 30 years, she has extensive experience in real estate sales, development, construction and management. Her ability to speak Spanish, English and Chinese has been a great asset in her career.
Lucia works along with local, state and federal elected officials and public agencies. She is currently the Chair of METRO Transportation Business Advisory Council, director of CALTRANS Statewide Small Business Advisory Council, Executive Officer of Chinese American Construction Professionals (CACP), Vice-President of the Chinese Real Estate Professionals Association (CAREPA) and English Secretary for the China Unity Association of Greater Los Angeles, USA (with headquarters in Beijing, China).
Devoted to her four children (Anthony, Stephen, Raymond and Katherine), she also helps promote diversity and increased opportunities to the Asian and small business communities.