Vice Mayor Sarah Aquino


Vice Mayor Sarah Aquino was elected to the Folsom City Council in 2018. Prior to being elected, Sarah served as a member of the Folsom Cordova Unified School District Board of Education since December 2014. In that position, she voted against adding non-essential positions, insisted that money be set aside to reduce the unfunded liability of the district’s post-retirement health benefits, and authored policy changes that increased the authority of the district’s bond oversight committees.

She has also served on the Citizens’ Advisory Committee for Folsom State Prison and California State Prison, Sacramento. She is a past chair of the Folsom Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, former Folsom Library commissioner, three-time PTA president at Russell Ranch Elementary, and former board member of the Folsom Cordova Unified School District Education Foundation.

Sarah is a licensed life and health insurance agent and runs her family's insurance agency. She grew up in Fair Oaks, attended public schools in the San Juan Unified School District, and graduated from California State University, Sacramento.

Her husband, John, is a physical education and adaptive physical education teacher. They have been married 19 years and have two children who attend public schools in Folsom.

Sarah Aquino