Seastrand, Andrea (1941–)

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Seastrand, Andrea (1941–)

American politician. Born Aug 5, 1941, in Chicago, IL; DePaul University, BA, 1963; m. Eric Seastrand (California assemblyman, 1982–90), c. 1964 (died 1990); children: 2.

Was an elementary school teacher; served as president of California Federation of Republican Women; was a member of California State Assembly (1990–94), and assistant minority leader; elected as a Republican for California to UN House of Representatives (1995); served on the Committee on Science and the Transportation Infrastructure Committee; lost bid for reelection (1997); was executive director of California Space & Technology Alliance (1997–2001).