Karen Montufar-Federico

Senior Community Representative


Karen Montufar-Federico is passionate about getting community members civically engaged. She currently serves as a Senior Community Representative for Supervisor Monica Montgomery Steppe. Previously, she spent five years at the City of San Diego, Fourth Council District providing constituent services, creating communication tools, and supporting transportation and economic development policy areas. Through her work, she is committed to having government serve people. Karen comes with 12 years of experience in building electoral power and increasing voter turn-out in communities of color across the country, primarily around school board elections. She was born and raised in Southeast San Diego and currently resides in Encanto.