Maria Cecilia Cruz

City Council
Title: Council Member
Phone: (928) 341-8520
Council Member

Term of Office

Maria C. Cruz was first elected on June 13, 2012, for a four-year term as Council Member of the San Luis City Council. She was re-elected to Council on December 14, 2016, for a second four-year term, during which she was appointed Vice Mayor on July 12, 2017.

During the General of 2022, Maria C. Cruz was elected to serve her third four-year term, which started in December of 2022.

Birthplace and Years of Residency in San Luis

  • Fresno, California
  • A resident of San Luis for 16 years

Community Activities, Civic Organizations, Elected & Appointed Offices

  • National Association of Latino Elected Offical (NALEO) Member
  • League of Arizona Cities and Towns Member
  • Yuma Metropolitan Planning Organization Member
  • Rural Transportation Advocacy Council
  • South Yuma County Domestic Violence Coalition Chair Woman
  • Community Justice Board Member
  • Yuma Regional Bicycle Coalition
  • P31 Home Chair Woman
  • Organizer for the National Day of Prayer Event
  • Formally served as a 2020 Census Complete Count Committee Member


  • Baking Cakes
  • Homemade Cards
  • Scrapbooking
  • Cycling

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