Yxstian Gutierrez moved to Moreno Valley with his family at the age of eight. Dr. Gutierrez is committed to:
*More Jobs in our City;
*Better Funding for Education;
Dr. Gutierrez is a product of Moreno Valley public schools (Armada, Landmark, and Valley View) and the first member of his family to graduate from college.
Dr. Gutierrez leads bible studies for his local church and is active in the community.
Dr. Gutierrez is the current Mayor of the City of Moreno Valley. He has served as Mayor Pro Tem and Council member.
He is experienced in advocating and bringing leadership for Moreno Valley through various regional boards and commissions as well as maintaining our City's budget balanced in the last three years.
Dr. Gutierrez also is the ONLY Mayor and current candidate with a proven track record of bringing thousands of jobs, supporting our children, and keeping our neighborhoods safe.
He also has served as a Instructor at Moreno Valley College for the last 8 years.
For the past 10 years, Dr. Gutierrez has served our City and helped our children as a Special Education teacher in Moreno Valley.
He earned his Associates degrees at Moreno Valley College, his Bachelors degree at California Baptist University, Masters degree in Education, and his Doctorate degree in Special Education from Northcentral University.
Dr. Gutierrez is also an alumni of USC's Executive Education in Public Policy program.
With a proven track record, Dr. Gutierrez will continue to advocate for the following:
~Bring jobs to our City to shorten commutes;
~Attract permanent jobs with high pay and upward mobility;
~Expand the Hire MoVal program to include small businesses and veterans;
~Continue to incentivize business and growth within Moreno Valley;
~Keep our City safe by continuing to increase our citywide camera program;
~Support our children with quality after school programs and expanding performing arts;
~Reduce wait-lists for after school programs to keep children in school;
~Expand programs for at-risk children.