Experience and Accomplishments

 

Occupation: City Council Legislative Aide and Community Organizer
Education: Portal, Kennedy, Monta Vista, and Mills College (B.A.) Graduate

 

POLICY

  • Worked with Traffic Engineers and constituents on implementing traffic mitigations and safety measures from stop signs to hazard flashing crosswalk lights

  • Wrote a variety of City Council Legislative items that passed through the legislative process, including, a cigarette butt pollution prevention program, a study of alternate renewable energy sources, and traffic calming measures to name a few

  • Handled dozens of neighborhood constituent cases that varied from excessive noise complaints to code enforcement violations

  • Identified untapped sources of revenue after analyzing the Cupertino City Budget, and worked with Councilmembers to capture these sources for Affordable Housing and other city needs

  • Worked closely with Councilmembers and Elected Officials in a variety of capacities to get things done!

 

 

 

 

 

 

ADVOCACY/VOLUNTEERISM/COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES

  • Organized an effective town hall on saving an emergency acute-care hospital that is critical to 1000’s of lives that resulted in the community developing an action plan to save the hospital

  • Ran a Congressional Campaign Office in Cupertino

  • Elected as a Delegate to the Democratic National Convention, representing Cupertino

  • Coordinated a successful City Council campaign

  • Led a successful effort to pass a Cupertino City Resolution in support of Senate Bill 100 - 100% carbon-free electricity by 2045 in California

  • Served on a statewide California Young Democrats Caucus Board

  • Currently serve on the Friends of Deer Hollow Farm Board of Directors and Chair the Marketing Committee

  • Former livestock volunteer and volunteer camp counselor at Deer Hollow Farm

  • Graduate of the Emerge California Program

  • Currently serve on a Citizen’s Advisory Board of our Community Choice Energy provider, Silicon Valley Clean Energy (SVCE), reviewing and analyzing the potential for possible SVCE customer programs that would bring 100% carbon-free and renewable energy in Cupertino

  • Volunteered on field programs, fundraising, and communications for several campaigns, including ballot measures

  • Former Volunteer at Sacred Heart Community Service

  • Former Music Teacher at a Cupertino Music School

 

 

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