DATE: August 30, 2021
TO: Mayor Todd Gloria
FROM: Councilmember Vivian Moreno
SUBJECT: Nominations for the Youth Commission (Print Memo)
I am pleased to nominate Mr. Jesus Martin Gallegos-Muñoz and Mr. Oscar David Rendon to the City of San Diego’s Youth Commission.
Mr. Gallegos-Muñoz is currently a student at the University of California, San Diego, studying International Studies and Latin American Studies with a focus on the border. He has served as a College Outreach Ambassador and has volunteered with the ACLU of San Diego and Imperial Counties, the Center on Policy Initiatives as an Economic Justice Fellow and is currently an intern in the District Eight office. As a District Eight intern, Jesus has assisted with constituent service and casework, helped in organizing community events and walked door to door in the community to inform residents of city services.
Mr. Rendon is currently a San Diego City College student, studying International Relations and pre-law and while in school has served as Associated Student Government President, San Diego Community College District Student Trustee and an Associated Student Government Senator with Lions Club International and Shriners International. Oscar also has experience as the Project Coordinator for the Familia Trans Queer Liberation Movement, providing resources and support for program participants and their families.
Both of these young men are residents of District 8 and outstanding leaders that have demonstrated a willingness to help their communities. Thank you for the opportunity to nominate well-qualified and enthusiastic candidates!