Linda Lopez
Linda Lopez
Chief, Office of Immigrant Affairs, Office of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti

Cal Poly Pomona

Bachelor of Arts, Political Science (1992)
  • Linda Lopez has been a champion of diversity and inclusion for 25 years. As chief of the Office of Immigrant Affairs for Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, she has a strong voice in the state and national discussion on immigration policy.
  • In her current role Linda is responsible for providing strategic advice to Mayor Garcetti on his immigration policy agenda and creating innovative programs to integrate immigrants into the city's social, economic and political fabric.
  • Linda first gained experience in government by serving as the Associated Students Inc. Vice President at Cal Poly Pomona and participating in the Model United Nations. As an Abshire Inamori Fellow at the Center for Strategic Studies in Washington, D.C., she worked with the German Marshall Fund through the Transatlantic Leadership Network. She is currently also a member of the advisory board for the Latino United Fund.

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