Editor's Note: This biography was provided by the candidate's office.
Laura Oatman is running for U.S. Congress to protect the irreplaceable coastline in Orange County's 48th District. She is a small business owner, a LEED-accredited architect and local job creator who has deep roots in Orange County that began when she moved to U. C. Irvine for her undergraduate degree and going on to receive her Masters in Architecture from UCLA.
Laura is a passionate advocate for the environment, access to healthcare especially for women and seniors, and creating great jobs and opportunities within the 48th Congressional District. She has lived in Orange County for over 40 years, and lives in same house with her husband of 33 years where they raised their five children.