Acceptance Speech at the California Women’s Law Center’s Pursuit of Justice Awards
May 29, 2013 |
As Chair of the Domestic Violence Committee, my office hosted a screening of the documentary film "Sin By Silence" for legislators and staffers in March 2010.
SF Hep B Free Meets with National Leaders in D.C. & Atlanta on Efforts to End Hepatitis B Disease
March 29, 2013 | AsianWeek
"We are heartened by the national leadership for ending viral hepatitis disease in America," said Honorary Chairperson Fiona Ma, "and we are excited to explore more ways for sharing the Hep B Free model of mobilizing collective action for sustainable prevention efforts to end Hep B disease."
Profiles in Prominence: Fiona Ma
March 21, 2013 | Golden Gate University
She credits her success to a unique combination: the competitive world of sports; the value of service to others instilled by the Girl Scouts (which rewards scouts for service activities) along with her mother’s work for Fiona’s grandfather, the Rev. William Doo (a minister at Chinese Presbyterian churches in New York, Toronto and San Francisco); and her father’s sole focus on professional services and business.
Family Connections honors supporters including Fiona Ma
March 19, 2013 | The Daily Journal
Former Assembly speaker Fiona Ma opened at Night of Dreams event to honor three important supporters of Family Connections on Tuesday, Feb. 26.
Women encouraged to seek leadership posts in politics
March 18, 2013 | Ventura County Star
California Women Lead, a nonpartisan women’s leadership association, hosted a training Thursday in Oxnard to inspire and recruit local women for leadership positions at the state level.
Four takes on success for women CPAs, by women CPAs
February 11, 2013 | American Institute of CPAs
Fiona Ma and other women from different walks of the accounting profession talk about turning points in their careers and key decisions and traits that helped propel them.
STATE: RCRC gives ‘Legislator of the Year’ award to former Assemblywoman Fiona Ma
January 14, 2013 | Lake County News
The Regional Council of Rural Counties (RCRC) announced that it has selected former Assemblywoman Fiona Ma (D-San Francisco) as one of two recipients for the annual “Patti Mattingly Award” for 2012.
Wrapping up the 2012 Legislative Session
December 31, 2012 |
Fifteen of Seventeen new laws authored by former Assemblywoman Fiona Ma (D-San Francisco and San Mateo Counties) signed this fall by Governor Brown, will go into effect on January 1, 2013. These new laws build on Assemblywoman Ma's first two terms where she focused on creating jobs, securing funding for education and public safety, and improving the quality of life in San Mateo and San Francisco neighborhoods.