Assistant Chief of Staff
Tony has several decades of experience in city, county and state government. An alumnus of UCLA, Tony worked for the Asian Pacific American Legal Center before he started his career in public service. He has served in various capacities for elected officials that ranged from Chief of Staff to Senior Budget Deputy. A few elected officials that he worked for included Senate President Pro-Tempore David Roberti, Los Angeles County Supervisor Yvonne Braithwaite Burke, and Los Angeles Board of Education Member Warren Furutani. Tony worked for Councilmember Cedillo during most of Mr. Cedillo’s tenure in the California State Assembly and State Senate. Now that Tony has returned to Team Cedillo, he looks forward to using his servant leadership style to service all Council District 1 constituents and continuing to fight for the underserved, underheard, and underrepresented populations of our great city.