Experienced Leadership Matters

Vice Mayor Malia Vella has the experience and steady leadership we need in the State Assembly.

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Experienced Leadership Matters

Councilmember Malia Vella has the experience and steady leadership we need in the State Assembly.

A Record of Leadership

COVID-19 Response

As Alameda Vice Mayor, Malia worked tirelessly to help with the challenges posed by COVID-19.

Environment

Addressing climate change is critical, and Malia has implemented real-world solutions in Alameda.

Homelessness

Malia has tackled homelessness in Alameda with innovative and collaborative solutions.

Family Friendly Policies

As the first person to serve on the Alameda City Council while pregnant, Malia knows the challenges faced by working parents.

Affordable Housing

Malia is strongly committed to ensuring that housing policies work for everyone.

Reimagining Public Safety

On the Alameda City Council, Malia encouraged the creation of a community-led effort to make recommendations for police reform and racial equity in police policy.  She has also voted for reforms include shifting response to mental health crises from the Police Department to social workers, developing a Citizens’ Police Accountability Commission, improving transparency in policing policies, and requiring police participate in bi-annual mental health and de-escalation training.