Search

Organization

Assemblymember David Chiu

San Francisco, CA | https://a17.asmdc.org/
Joined in June 2019

About Us

As a member of the California State Legislature, David Chiu represents the 17th Assembly District, which encompasses eastern San Francisco. He was first elected in 2014 and re-elected in 2016 and 2018. During David's first year, he served as Assistant Speaker pro Tempore; since 2016, he has served as Chair of the Assembly Housing & Community Development Committee. He also sits on the following legislative committees: Budget; Business and Professions; Judiciary; Arts, Entertainment, Sports, Tourism, and Internet Media. He also serves as Chair of the California Asian Pacific Islander Legislative Caucus.


Basic Function: Acts within a district as an official representative and liaison of the Member


Essential Duties:


·        Acts as the Member’s representative by responding to a variety of constituent inquiries and problems, including professional interpersonal communications and responses to telephone calls and mail

·        Attends local government, community and private interest group meetings; produces reports describing key issues discussed

·        Makes presentations at events on behalf of the Members

·        Serves as a liaison between the district and the Member by maintaining an awareness of an involvement in district affairs and issues, and reporting to the Member as appropriate

·        Coordinates office procedures, routine correspondence, telephone inquiries, events and special projects

·        Assists in the research, public discussion and drafting of legislation and amendments

·        Other duties as assigned


Desired qualities:


·        Strong writing skills

·        Principles, functions, practices, and operations of the California State Legislature

·        District and State issues, current events, and relevant legislation

·        Establish and maintain cooperative relationships with local governments, private interest groups, community-based organizations, and other general public

·        Communicate clearly and concisely

·        Work efficiently and effectively under pressure

·        Work extended hours as necessary when legislative functions dictate

As a member of the California State Legislature, David Chiu represents the 17th Assembly District, which encompasses eastern San Francisco. He was first elected in 2014 and re-elected in 2016 and 2018. During David's first year, he served as…

Location

  • 455 Golden Gate Avenue
    Suite 14300
    San Francisco, CA 94102

Join Idealist

Sign up today to save your favorite organizations and get email alerts when new ones are posted.