Meet Andrés Cano
Andrés Cano has served in the Arizona House of Representatives since 2019. He is running for re-election in 2022 in the new Legislative District 20.
Raised by a single mom, Andrés, 29, saw a path for advancement in Arizona’s public schools. He is a first-generation college graduate.
Prior to elected office, Andrés served as a senior aide to Pima County Supervisor Richard Elías in Tucson, Arizona. He became the youngest policy advisor in the County's history in 2012, overseeing the constituent outreach and neighborhood relations.
Six years later, in 2018, Andrés, a Democrat, was elected to Arizona House of Representatives.
Representative Cano sits on the House Committee on Ways & Means, and serves as the Ranking Democrat on the House Committee on Natural Resources, Energy, & Water.
In his non-legislative role, Andrés is the Director of the LGBTQ+ Alliance Fund, a philanthropic fund of the Community Foundation for Southern Arizona.