Omar Torres

San Jose City Council, District 3

Spotlight Candidate Winner!

He will be the first out LGBTQ person of color elected to the San Jose City Council, a top 10 major city!


Omar Torres, born and raised in District 3 San Jose, has been an active community organizer and advocate since the age of 14. He has also served on two school boards as trustees for the San Jose Evergreen Community College District and the Franklin McKinley School District in San Jose. He is running for office to represent and serve under-resourced neighborhoods in District 3 and make San Jose the best place for all people.

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