Rogers won the primary for U.S. Congress for California’s newly-drawn 25th district. He will face an incumbent who previously represented part of the district in the November general election. If Rogers wins in November, it will be the first time a podiatrist has been elected to Congress. Rogers specializes in podiatry and limb salvage at Valley Presbyterian Hospital in Van Nuys, CA. He co-founded and directs the Amputation Prevention Center in the hospital and recently completed a term as chairman of the foot care council for the American Diabetes Association. He and his wife, Susan, reside in Simi Valley, CA, where they are raising their two-year-old daughter, Emma.
July 18, 2012 — Anna Hudson