Andrea Amavisca

Andrea Amavisca is the Senior Legislative Advocate at the California Immigrant Policy Center. She is responsible for monitoring and advocating for a wide range of immigrant-related policies, providing immigrant communities with the […]

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AJ Joven

AJ Joven is CIPC’s Movement Building Specialist. In this role, he seeks to be a bridge between the voices of the community and the policy that CIPC champions, anchoring us […]

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Bruno Huizar

Bruno is a community organizer, movement builder, policy advocate, and legal worker with over 12 years of experience in community organizing, coalition building, campaign coordination, and project management. Bruno’s foundation […]

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Chloe Steck

Chloe Steck is the Legislative Assistant for the California Immigrant Policy Center (CIPC).  She is responsible for supporting the Government Affairs department by way of bill tracking, drafting letters of […]

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Daniela Alvarenga

Daniela is the Economic Justice Policy Coordinator at CIPC. Her roles and responsibilities are focused on deepening relationships with coalition partners and advocating for immigrant-centered economic justice policies. She comes […]

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Anita Vukovic

Anita Vukovic is the Messaging & Engagement Strategist at the California Immigrant Policy Center (CIPC). In this role, she supports CIPC and external partners with harnessing evidence-based messaging strategies derived […]

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Orville Thomas

Orville Thomas currently serves as CALSTART’s State Policy Director and oversees Budget and Legislative Advocacy in California. In his role, Orville coordinates CALSTART member companies around efforts to ensure public-private partnership […]

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Gabriela Sandoval

Gabriela Sandoval currently serves as the Director of Race and Equity at TURN. She joined TURN in April 2016 as the first Research Director for TURN’s Addressing the Health Impacts […]

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Tom K. Wong

Tom K. Wong is an associate professor of political science and founding director of the U.S. Immigration Policy Center (USIPC) at the University of California, San Diego. He served as an advisor to the White House Initiative […]

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Rachelle Reyes Wenger

Rachelle Reyes Wenger is the Director of Public Policy and Community Advocacy for Dignity Health. Headquartered in San Francisco, Dignity Health is one of the largest, private, not-for-profit healthcare systems […]

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