- Lake County resident for 37 years.
- Graduate of Lower Lake High School (1988).
- 3rd Generation Family Small Business Owner.
- Owner of two successful local businesses which employ 28 people.
- Denise and her husband Pete are blessed with a “blended” family of five children.
Dedicated Community Service
- Chairwoman of the East Region Town Hall (ERTH) community council.
- Former Clearlake Mayor and City Councilwoman.
- President, Clearlake Chamber of Commerce.
- Former Boardmember on the Land Area Formation Council.
- Served on the Lake County Area Planning Council.
- Former Member of the Public Education and Government TV (PEG) Board of Directors.
- Active member with the Rotary and Soroptimists