Candidate's troubled past leads to new beginnings
By Kristin Kjaero and Miriam Raftery
In part one of this series on election races in La Mesa, East County Magazine spotlights Mayoral challenger Laura Lothian.
August 27, 2010 (La Mesa)--Currently a successful real estate salesperson for Windermere Pacific Coast Properties in La Mesa, Laura Lothian is challenging incumbent Mayor Art Madrid in the November election. Her qualifications include serving on the La Mesa Parking Commission, on the La Mesa Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, and as a member of the Village Merchant’s Association and La Mesa Historical Society. She has been endorsed by Councilwoman Ruth Sterling.