Dawn (Dawn) Addis (D-SH30)
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Capitol: 916.319.2030
FAX: 916.319.2130
District: 805.549.3001
Suite 5350 State Capitol 1021 O Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

District Office:
99 Pacific Street
Monterey, CA 93940
Elected: 2022    Next Election: 2024
Spouse: Marcus   
Committee Assignments
ChairmanAssembly Select Committee on Offshore Wind Energy in California
ChairmanAssembly Select Committee on Serving Students with Disabilities
MemberAssembly Select Committee on State Parks
MemberAssembly Select Committee on Wildfire Prevention
MemberAssembly Select Committee on Place Based Systems of Coordinated Care for Children and Families
MemberAssembly Committee on Education
MemberAssembly Committee on Governmental Organization
MemberAssembly Committee on Water, Parks and Wildlife
MemberAssembly Committee on Military and Veterans Affairs
MemberAssembly Select Committee on Wine
MemberAssembly Select Committee on Sea Level Rise and the California Economy
MemberAssembly Select Committee on Cybersecurity
MemberAssembly Select Committee on Master Plan for Higher Education in California
MemberAssembly Select Committee on Nonprofit Sector
MemberAssembly Select Committee on Reproductive Health
MemberAssembly Select Committee on Biodiversity
MemberAssembly Select Committee on Mental Health Accessibility within Non-English Speaking Communities
Vice ChairJoint Committee on Fisheries and Aquaculture
Counties Representing
Monterey / San Benito / Santa Clara / Santa Cruz


Dawn Addis was elected to the California State Assembly in 2022 to represent the 30th Assembly District. Dawn is a special education teacher who began teaching in public schools over 20 years ago, and holds a Master of Arts (MA) degree in special education from San Francisco State University. She has teaching credentials in elementary education, secondary education and special education and is fluent in Spanish. Dawn's long record of community involvement includes co-founding the Women's March in San Luis Obispo and being a Planned Parenthood Central Coast Action Fund board member. In 2018, she won her first elected office, Morro Bay City Council, and served from 2018 to 2022. Dawn is the first Democrat to represent the majority of San Luis Obispo County in the State Assembly since 1947. She is also the first Democrat from San Luis Obispo County to serve in the State Assembly since 1922 and the first Democratic woman ever to hold this seat. Dawn and her husband Marcus have raised two children on the Central Coast and they have one rescue cat named Oppenheimer.