Eric Garcetti is a City Councilman and 2013 mayoral candidate who stands for bolstering business in Los Angeles. During his time in office, Garcetti has fostered cultural enrichment and has worked to improve the neighborhoods in the 13th District (which includes Hollywood and Echo Park). A fourth generation Angeleno, Garcetti believes that L.A. will thrive in the 21st Century if there is a greater focus on technology, green technology, clean energy and entrepreneurship.
Garcetti studied urban planning and political science at Columbia University, where he received his B.A. and M.A. in International Relations. He also studied as a Rhodes Scholar at Oxford University and the London School of Economics and was a Rockefeller Foundation Next Generation Leadership Fellow. He taught public policy, diplomacy and world affairs at Occidental College and the University of Southern California before being elected to the City Council.
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