Mr. Ramirez brings advocacy and communications skills honed in the state legislature and state agencies. Most recently serving as Information Officer for Board of Equalization Fourth District under the leadership of Chairwoman Diane Harkey. Mr. Ramirez helped manage a constituency of over four counties, 250,000 registered small businesses and 9.5 million people, while providing outreach on behalf of the State of California.
His experience includes community and nonprofit development, serving as a director for both the Veterans Housing Alliance, assisting veterans in obtaining affordable home-ownership and Inland Empire Hispanic Leadership Council, which provides underrepresented minorities with resources in education, technology, and financial literacy.
He has developed strategic communications plans for regional public engagement and stakeholder outreach effort. Strengthened and maintained inter-agency partnerships, engaged stakeholders from both public and private sectors to form consensus-based solutions, facilitated and planned public forums, and elected official working group meetings regarding small business development and community engagement.