Michael Barth - President
Raised in the San Fernando Valley, Michael earned a B.A. in Political Science from UC San Diego before delving head-first into Los Angeles politics by working for the LA County Democratic Party and volunteering for various local campaigns. He served as Deputy Campaign Manager for Assessor Jeff Prang's successful primary campaign, coordinating operations and outreach throughout all of LA County.
Michael is a graduate of the USC Gould School of Law Class of 2017, where he served as President for his school's American Constitution Society chapter. As a law student, he gained hands-on experience working in local government law, special education advocacy, plaintiff-side employment litigation, and labor law. His current focus is in public interest and worker's rights law.
Julia Gould - Vice President
Julia serves as the Policy Deputy for Councilmember Paul Krekorian, who represents communities within the Southeast San Fernando Valley. In this role, she primarily handles issues related to housing and environmental sustainability. Before joining Council District 2, Julia worked as the Legislative Deputy for Long Beach City Councilmember Jeannine Pearce. With a background in public policy and community organizing, she was also part of a team at the nonprofit LA Alliance for a New Economy, where she organized community stakeholders to pass labor policies benefitting hospitality workers in Long Beach and Los Angeles.
Born and raised in Southern California, Julia graduated magna cum laude from Occidental College in 2015 and is a graduate of the Coro Fellows Program, an experience-based, cross-sectoral fellowship that trains ethical and effective leaders in the field of public affairs.
Marco Santana - Treasurer
Xochitl Medrano - Communications Director
Sean Rivas - Political Director
Vanessa Carr - Social Media Director
Andrew Lewis - Legislative Director
Andrew is a graduate of UCLA where he earned his degree in Political Science with an emphasis in American Politics, and currently sits on several UCLA Alumni Relations Boards.
Andrés Molina - Programs Director
Andrés Molina is a proud graduate of California State University, Los Angeles, with a Bachelors in Public Administration. He is the son of a Carpenter and a Bilingual teacher and the youngest of two children. Currently, Andrés is the Government Relations Representative for a private firm that focuses on improving transportation/infrastructure issues at home and around the world.
Andrés is excited to bring his experiences in the private sector as well as his passions for the community, education, and transportation to the club’s leadership. He is also an active member of Los Angeles County Young Democrats. Finally, Andrés hopes to go back to school soon to get his Masters in Public Administration.
Cameron Onumah - Community Outreach Director