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Dan Martinez

#5 Dan Martinez, Class of 1984

I grew up in the grape fields of Indio. No one in my family had ever graduated from college. When I received my AA Degree from College of the Desert my family was so proud. That gave me the confidence to continue my education and to work toward a better future for my family and my hometown.

I returned to the city of Indio several years ago to serve as City Manager.

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