Term: November 2013 – November 2018*
- (R) Audit Committee
- (A) Civic Center Park/Plaza
- (A) Foothill Transit Zone
- (R) League of California Cities Los Angeles County Division
- (R) Median Landscape Committee
- (R) San Gabriel Valley Council of Governments
- (R) Southern California Association of Governments
- (A) WorkSource Committee
*Note: Term for this office was extended as part of the action of the City Council in November 2016 to realign Baldwin Park Municipal Elections to occur in November of even numbered years moving forward.
Cruz Baca and her family have a long, distinguished history of contributing to Baldwin Park. Born and raised in Baldwin Park, Cruz Graduated from Baldwin Park High School with Honors. Her family taught her to work hard, respect people, and give back to her community. A graduate of CalState Long Beach she also has a Masters Degree. She spent many years in the Entertainment Business starting and Co-Owner of a production company. She now works as an education specialist, developing education and training opportunities for our families.