The communications team's mission is to effectively convey the initiative’s message, goals, and benefits to stakeholders and the public. They use various channels such as media, social media, public events, and community outreach, to engage with target audiences, build awareness, understanding, and shape opinion. They also handle crisis communication and manage the initiative's public image and reputation.
Armando Lara, an ordained minister and Pastor at Community Impact Ministry, embodies faith and community commitment. Through his "Power Teams," he empowers individuals with personal growth and self-improvement.
Barbie George is a dynamic individual with remarkable achievements in various roles and organizations. As a Newport Beach Arts Commissioner, she passionately promotes and supports the arts in the community. Barbie holds prominent positions in politics, serving as Vice Presidentof the Newport Beach CRA and a board member of the CA Hispanic Republican Club,advocating for Hispanic Republicans' interests.
Benito, the youngest of 10 children from Los Angeles, has dedicated 40 plus years to serving his community as a volunteer and advocate. He empowers youth, supports seniors, and assists veterans. Through youth sports programs, he diverts kids from gangs, helping them excel and earn college scholarships.
David Hernandez, a dedicated servant of the people of Los Angeles, excels in both politics and community engagement. As Chairman of the Los Angeles Hispanic Republican Club, he tirelessly promotes Republican values among the Hispanic community. Hosting a talk show on LA Hispanic Republican Club AM870 The Answer, David provides a platform to discuss critical issues.
Doug Hauser is a multifaceted individual with a wide range of experiences and expertise. He is an active member of the California School Choice Foundation, advocating for educational options and opportunities. With degrees in Biology and Mathematics, Doug's background as a retired Biomedical Researcher specializing in the Neuropathology of Alzheimer's Disease brings significant contributions.
Janice has a degree in Gerontology from USC, and is retired from a career as a Social Worker, dealing with Alzheimer’s patients who live in poverty. Before that she was a paid political consultant and staffer. She has been on county and state commissions, was a delegate for George McGovern, and was on Jimmy Carter’s staff.
Karen Meyer is a dedicated candidate for the CVUSD School Board, driven by her belief in quality education. She has proven her leadership skills and commitment to important causes. With 15 years of experience in the Conejo Valley Unified School District, Karen understands the needs of school employees.
Kevin McGary is an exceptional individual who excels in education, entrepreneurship, and activism bringing a unique perspective to his work. As Chairman of the Frederick Douglass Foundation of California, Kevin tirelessly promotes conservative values within the African American community.
Neil Mammen is a fascinating individual with a diverse background. Born in Ghana, Africa, and raised in various countries, he brings a unique perspective to his pursuits. By day, he works as an engineer, but his true passion lies in being an apologist and defender of the faith. As the founder of NoBlindFaith.com, he runs an apologetics and evangelization ministry.
Rocky Rhodes, an unwavering public servant, proudly serves as Simi Valley's City Councilman. With a deep commitment to progress, Rhodes advocates for positive change within the community. He also holds the role of Regional Representative on the esteemed Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG), addressing regional planning needs.
Sophia de Domenico is a dedicated local entrepreneur, business owner, and community volunteer. As a first-generation Hispanic American and former foster parent, she is passionate about education and community impact. Sophia plays a crucial role in improving education by founding a local charter school and running for CVUSD School Board in 2022.
Tamika Bridgewater empathizes with the challenges parents face in navigating their children's education. As a parent herself, she understands the frustration of limited resources and the difficult choices parents must make. Tamika recognizes the profound impact of education on a child's life, influencing success and preventing criminality.
Tony Marshall's remarkable life is shaped by a rich tapestry of experiences. From humble beginnings on a tobacco farm to his distinguished service as a decorated Lieutenant Colonel, he embodies courage and honor. As a substitute teacher and Aviation Director, Tony shares his vast knowledge and flight experience to inspire the next generation of aviators.