Gabriela “Gabby” Saucedo Mercer was born and raised in Mexico. She legally immigrated to the USA in 1986, and on July 3rd 1991, Gabriela became a Naturalized Citizen.
She left the work force in the Aerospace Industry in 1992 in order to raise her three children and continue her education. In 2008 Gabby decided that she could no longer watch the country she loved fall so far from the roots that drew her here and decided to get involved in her community.
She volunteered her time, talent and treasure to help candidates that upheld her core values get elected into office. She was drafted by policy makers to help them craft legislation, she testified in the AZ State Senate she has held positions of leadership within the Republican party in Pima County. She can no longer stand on the side lines and be a cheerleader, she has decided to run herself.
Her strength shows through each day as she stands up for what she believes in. Her courage to no longer remain idle and watch as the country she vowed to support flirt with extreme government controls, is what sets her apart from the rest. Her passion for making a difference propelled her
to run for the United States Congress in the 3rd Congressional District in Arizona in 2012 and 2014 cycles.
She has been a precinct committeeman since 2010, has held several elected positions both with the Pima County Republican Party and the AZ GOP, is currently serving as the AZ Republican Party Secretary where she is fighting to drain the swamp along with true conservative leaders.