Barbara Jensen, a retired community college English teacher who continues to serve her community. After retiring, she served as Senior Ambassador / Community Liaison for Assemblymember Heath Flora, a delegate to CAGOP, a delegate to the 2016 Republican National Convention, and a staffer on a local congressional campaign. She currently serves as Volunteers Coordinator for a local sheriff's re-election campaign, Parks and Recreation Commissioner for her city, and a member of California Women for Agriculture among other volunteer activities. She is a wife, mother, and grandmother. In her spare time, she tutors underprepared students and proofreads and edits articles and books.