Meet Our Staff

Our staff is committed to serving Los Angeles County’s First District. Located in our five offices across the district, our staff members combine unique experience and unparalleled dedication to meet the needs of our constituents and communities.

Hall of Administration, First District

Cindy Chen, J.D.
Cindy Chen, J.D.Chief of Staff
Jamie Cabrera
Jamie CabreraAdministrative Assistant
Guadalupe Duran-Medina
Guadalupe Duran-MedinaPlanning Deputy
Barbara Garcia
Barbara GarciaAdministrative Director
Michael Kapp
Michael KappCommunications Director
Rohini Khanna, J.D.
Rohini Khanna, J.D.Justice Deputy
Cecilia Ley
Cecilia LeyAdministrative Assistant
Hoang Nguyen
Hoang NguyenSupervisor's Deputy
Teresa Nuno
Teresa NunoSenior Advisor
Tami Omoto-Frias
Tami Omoto-FriasBudget Deputy
Kimberly Ortega
Kimberly OrtegaArts and Special Projects Deputy
Jorge Gonzalez
Jorge GonzalezAdministrative Assistant
Angelita Ramirez
Angelita RamirezScheduling Director
Waqas Rehman, P.E.
Waqas Rehman, P.E.Director of Planning and Development
Martin Reyes, P.E.
Martin Reyes, P.E.Transportation Deputy
Rosa M. Santana
Rosa M. SantanaDeputy Communications Director
Hina Sheikh
Hina SheikhEconomic and Workforce Development Deputy
Judith Vasquez
Judith VasquezSenior Advisor
Olivia Vasquez
Olivia VasquezCasework Manager
Jennifer Vallejo, LCSW
Jennifer Vallejo, LCSWMental Health Deputy
Elise Weinberg, J.D.
Elise Weinberg, J.D.Child Welfare and Social Services Deputy

East Los Angeles Regional Office

Elizabeth Andalon
Elizabeth AndalonSenior Field Deputy
Mario Betanco
Mario BetancoCaseworker
Fernando Delgado
Fernando DelgadoField Deputy
Kathy Leal
Kathy LealStaff Assistant
Joseph Martinez
Joseph MartinezDirector of District Operations
Daisy Martinez
Daisy Martinez Administrative Assistant
Bertha Velazquez
Bertha VelazquezCasework Manager/ Office Manager

San Gabriel Valley/ El Monte Regional Office

Florencio Briones
Florencio BrionesSenior Field Deputy
Edith Gonzalez
Edith Gonzalez District Director
Jessie Leyva
Jessie LeyvaField Deputy
Andrea Moreno
Andrea MorenoDeputy District Director
Yelila Silva
Yelila SilvaCaseworker

Southeast Los Angeles Regional Office

Guadalupe Camberos
Guadalupe CamberosField Deputy
Antonio Chapa
Antonio ChapaDistrict Director/ Veterans & Homeless Liaison
Hannali Paniagua
Hannali PaniaguaCaseworker

East San Gabriel Valley/ Pomona Regional Office

Norma Martinez
Norma MartinezDistrict Director
Eva Thiel-Maiz
Eva Thiel-MaizCaseworker