Since she was just eight years old Lora Nastase has had a passion for politics. She studied Political Science and Women’s Studies at the University of Nebraska Omaha and went on to work on a wide range of political campaigns, including a presidential race. Sixteen years ago she adopted Arizona as her home and for the past 13 has been a resident of Sahuarita. She is running for Sahuarita Town Council to give back to the community she loves.
As the wife of an Air Force Veteran, Lora knows know how vital a strong sense of community & great relationships between families and their neighbors are when developing unity and safety; much like the bases where her family has been stationed. She serves as a Site Council Member for Sahuarita Middle School, as the Fundraising Chair for two local schools, and as a member of the Sahuarita School District Boundaries Committee.
Lora is a graduate of the Emerge Arizona Class of 2018, and is active in the Democratic Party as an LD2 Precinct Committeeman (P.C.) and a P.C. Trainer, as well as serving as the Vice President of Programing at the Democratic Club of the Santa Rita Area. She and her husband, Chris, have four children, Michael, Alexa, Sophia and Jack.