Angelica Cortez

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Angelica is the Silicon Valley Leadership Group’s Investor Relations & Strategic Coalitions Senior Associate, where she supports our work around Membership engagement and recruitment, and staffs our Statewide R.E.A.L Coalition.  She joined the team in October 2015.  Her professional background blends government, public policy, and research, having worked for California State Assemblymember Rich Gordon, the California Immigrant Policy Center (CIPC), and Silicon Valley Council of Nonprofits (SVCN), where she has focused her research and advocacy around immigrant rights and funding for health and human services. In her spare time she facilitates the work of L.E.A.D Filipino, volunteers with the League of Women Voters, and serves on the Board of FANHS Santa Clara Valley. Angelica holds a B.A. in Political Science from San Jose State University and a Master’s in Public Administration from the University of San Francisco.