Professional: 15 years as a senior vice president of institutional equity sales at Oppenheimer & Co. covering mutual, pension and hedge fund accounts in the San Francisco, San Diego, Denver territories. Initially worked in the New York city office before being promoted to a senior role in the Chicago office and then again to a more senior role in the San Francisco of which I helped execute the opening. Managed many of the firm’s most important west coast client relationships by providing equity research and access to internal research analysts, along with initial and secondary public offerings. Currently involved in a career shift with the hopes of securing a role in either the renewable energy industry or the Garcetti Administration.
Education: Political Science major at UC Berkeley. Put myself through college by working as both a paralegal at two law firms. Member of the Cal water polo team. Volunteer at the Legal Aid Society, Oakland chapter.
Activities: Obama campaign volunteer 2008 managed GOTV program in Greensburg, PA. Longtime member of the Commonwealth Club of San Francisco, Southern Poverty Law Center and SF MOMA.