Lobbying Clients:

Drug Policy Alliance
Ella Baker Center for Human Rights
California Hepatitis Alliance
California Cannabis Industry Association

Research and Writing Clients:

Center for Health Improvement
Safer Alternatives through Networking and Education (SANE)


2010 No on Proposition 23/ Communities United Against the Dirty Energy Prop.
Helped create and fund coalition of economic justice, environmental and labor advocates for a campaign to turn out low-income voters from communities of color. Wrote radio ads and mailers in Spanish & English.

2008 No on Props 6 & 9.  Helped create coalition between racial justice and organizations and labor against ballot propositions to increase sentences, lock-in law enforcement spending, and reduce opportunities for parole. Represented the campaign in radio debates, on television, and to editorial boards.

2004 Yes on 66/Fix 3 Strikes. Fundraising and strategizing on ballot proposition to amend California’s 3 Strikes sentencing laws.


Masters Degrees: Public Health and Social Work, University of North Carolina 1997

Bachelors Degree: Health & Human Services, State University of New York, 1995