Leadership

Steering Committee (2021)

Appointed by the President

  • David Gould: Treasurer

At-Large

  • Nadia Sutton: At-Large Member
  • Tai Sunnanon: At-Large Member
  • Jerilyn Stapleton: At-Large Member/DPSFV Liaison
  • Alec White: At-Large Member

Operations

  • Adam M. Greenwald: Chair, Credentials and Membership Renewal

Political

  • Adam Kroll: Chair, Endorsements
  • Xenia Vidal: Vice Chair, Endorsements
  • Andrea Lipton: Chair, Leadership Development and Appointments
  • Jackie Steele: Vice Chair, Leadership Development and Appointment
  • Daniel Halden: Chair, Legislative Action
  • Sarah Pinho: Vice Chair, Legislative Action
  • Karen Eyres: Chair, Political Action

Community

  • Davis Han: Chair, Constituency Outreach
  • Amy Wiwuga: Chair, Membership Recruitment and Events
  • Ebony Murphy-Root: Chair, Program
  • Paul Krantz: Vice Chair, Program

Communications

  • Anna Kozma: Chair, Email Marketing and List Communications
  • Jonathan Welch: Chair, Produced Media
  • Alex Mohajer: Chair, Public and Media Relations/Brand Management
  • Mackenzie Hussman: Chair, Social Media and Web Site

Financial Development

  • Devin Adante: Chair, Major Events
  • Freddy Puza: Vice Chair, Major Events

Controller

  • Edward Stapleton: Vice Chair, Budget

Special Committees

  • Marcus Lovingood: Chair, Stonewall Spotlight Podcast

Liaisons

  • Jerilyn Stapleton: Democratic Party of the San Fernando Valley
  • Drexel Heard: Los Angeles County Democratic Party

Grievance Committee

  • Michael Barth
  • Alana Roshay
  • Jimmie Woods-Gray
  • Michael Menjivar

Stonewall Steering Committee Members on Local, County, or Statewide Boards or Commissions and LACDP, CADEM, and DNC State/ County/City Boards or Commissions

  • John Erickson, Commissioner, City of West Hollywood Planning Commission; and Commissioner, California Commission on the Status of Women and Girls
  • Edward Stapleton, Commission, City of West Hollywood Public Facilities Commission
  • Karen Eyres, Board Member, City of West Hollywood Women’s Advisory Board
  • Brandon Milan, Vice Chair, City of West Hollywood Public Facilities Commission
  • Tai Sunnanon, Board Member, City of West Hollywood Public Facilities Commission
  • Rick Watts, Board Member, City of West Hollywood Disabilities Advisory Board
  • A. Lee Walkup; Board Member, City of West Hollywood Senior Advisory Board
  • Nadia Sutton, Board Member, City of West Hollywood Women’s Advisory Board
  • Alana Roshay, Board Member, City of West Hollywood Lesbian and Gay Advisory Board
  • Garry Shay, Member, Dental Hygiene Committee of California
  • Freddy Puza, Member, Culver City General Plan Advisory Committee
  • Thom O’Shaughnessy, Commissioner, City of Glendale Audit Committee
  • Thom O’Shaughnessy, Commissioner and Past-Chair, LA County Veterans Advisory Commission

 

Stonewall Leadership Academy Members (Past/Present)

  • Andrew Reback, Commissioner, City of West Hollywood Human Services Commission
  • Matthew Contreras, Member, University Student Union Board of Directors, California State University, Northridge

 

California Democratic Party

Executive Board

  • Drexel Heard II
  • Garry Shay
  • Thom O’Shaughnessy
  • Jerilyn Stapleton

 

Members, Democratic State Central Committee, i.e., delegates

  • Brandon Milan (AD50)
  • Drexel Heard II (AD39)
  • Steve Bott (AD50)
  • Jane Wishon (AD54)
  • Jerilyn Stapleton (AD46)
  • Lester Aponte (AD46)
  • Garry Shay (AD45)
  • Taylor Bazley (AD62)
  • Thom O’Shaughnessy (AD43)

 

Committees

  • Jerilyn Stapleton, Co-Chair, California Democratic Party Legislative Committee
  • Garry Shay, Chair, California Democratic Party Rules Committee
  • Garry Shay, Member, Compliance Review Commission, California Democratic Party
  • Thom O’Shaughnessy, Caucus Chair, Irish American Caucus
  • Thom O’Shaughnessy, Member, Organizational & Development Standing Committee
  • Drexel Heard II, Member, Credentials Committee
  • Jane Wishon, Member, Credentials Committee

 

Los Angeles County Democratic Party (LACDP)

  • Garry Shay, Parliamentarian, Los Angeles County Democratic Party
  • Thom O’Shaughnessy, Controller, Los Angeles County Democratic Party
  • Jerilyn Stapleton, AD46 Delegate to LACDP and Legislative Committee Member
  • Democratic National Committee
  • Garry Shay, Member, Executive Committee Democratic National Committee
  • Garry Shay, Member, Democratic National Committee

 

Local Neighborhood Councils

  • Marcus Lovingood, Area Wide Director, Downtown Los Angeles Neighborhood Council (DLANC)

 

Misc.

  • Jerilyn Stapleton, CD4 Representative, City of Los Angeles Domestic Violence Alliance
  • Jerilyn Stapleton, Executive Board Member, Democratic Party of San Fernando Valley (DPSFV)
  • Ari Gutierrez, Co-Founder, HONOR PAC
  • Ari Gutierrez, Co-Founder & President, Latino Equality Alliance
  • Ari Gutierrez, Organizational Representative, Eastside LEADS (Leadership for Equitable and Accountable Development Strategies)
  • Ari Gutierrez, Member, L.A. County Health Innovation Community Partnerships (HICP) (Appointed by Supervisor Solis)
  • Ari Gutierrez, Member LAC+USC General Hospital Reuse Feasibility Study (Appointed by Supervisor Solis)