2019-20 Executive Board

President - Paco Torres

Vice President - Jessica Duong

Treasurer - Brandon Seto

Political Director - Denise Tugade

Policy Director - Shubhangi Domokos

Communications Director - Linda Tenerowicz

Board Member Responsibilities

President:

  • Serve as Presiding Officer at all YAAS Democrats General Meetings and Executive Board meetings, unless otherwise provided

  • Serve as the YAAS Democrats representative to the Sacramento County Democratic Central Committee.

  • Represent YAAS Democrats at CYD and CDP Conventions, and CDP Executive Board meetings.

  • Establish the agenda for each YAAS Democrats meeting over which the President shall preside.

  • Attend all meetings of the CYD, or if not able to attend, appoint a representative.

  • Serve as delegation chair to the CYD state convention.

  • Serve as an ex-officio member of all YAAS Democrats committees.

Vice President:

  • Assume the office of the Presidency if that office becomes vacant.

  • Assist the President in the performance of his/her duties and powers.

  • In the absence of the President, serve as Presiding Officer at all YAAS Democrats General Meetings and Executive Board meetings, unless otherwise provided.

  • Engage and maintain relationships with external community organizations.

Political Director:

  • Chair the Political Affairs Committee, and along with the President, administer the endorsement process for the club.

  • Research and monitor campaigns for elected office and ballot measure campaigns.

  • Organize opportunities for members to volunteer in campaigns for elected office or ballot measure campaigns.

  • Engage and maintain relationships with external Democratic Party organizations.

  • In cases when the President is unable to attend meetings of the Sacramento County Democratic Central Committee, serve as the YAAS Democrats representative to the Central Committee.

  • When appropriate, the Political Director shall coordinate with the Policy Director in the performance of these duties to ensure policy and political endorsements are in alignment.

Treasurer:

  • Keep accurate minutes of all club meetings, both general and Executive Board.

  • Ensure the validity and timely delivery of the club charter to the California Young Democrats
    and the Democratic Party of Sacramento County.

  • Maintain accurate financial records for the club.

  • Advise the President and the Executive Board of the financial condition of the club.

  • File any necessary reports to the federal, state, local or any other relevant commission in a
    timely manner.

  • Engage potential donors and develop events to raise revenue for the club.

  • With the support of the Executive Board, develop yearly targets and an action plan for
    meeting them.

  • Develop fundraising ideas and soliciting donations.

Policy Director:

  • Coordinate all review of legislation, statewide initiatives, local ballot measures, or other relevant policy proposal.

  • Develop and organize trainings, forums, policy education, and other related activities as appropriate.

  • When appropriate, the Policy Director shall coordinate with the Political Director in the performance of these duties to ensure policy and political endorsements are in alignment.

Communications Director:

  • Manage communications to, and the maintenance of, membership and e-mail lists.

  • Utilize social media to promote YAAS Democrats and keep members engaged.

  • Work with the President to maintain social media pages for general information and event
    updates.