You, your family and friends are invited to celebrate the Holidays with the Culver City Democratic Club at its annual Holiday Celebration and Silent Auction! The evening will feature a mixer, refreshments a the silent auction where you will be able to bid on some fantastic items, including movie passes, restaurant certificates, resort packages, artwork, services and more. All proceeds benefit the Culver City Democratic Club.
The evening's special guest speaker is Betty Yee, Democrat and member of the State Board for Equalization, and Democratic candidate for State Controller in 2014. Ms. Yee is a native of San Francisco where her immigrant parents owned and operated a laundry and dry cleaning business for 30 years. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology from the University of California, Berkeley, and her Master's Degree in Public Administration from Golden Gate University, San Francisco. She currently serves on the board of directors of the Cal Alumni Association.
Ms. Yee represents the First Equalization District and its 21 counties in northern and central California. Ms. Yee has over 25 years of experience in public service, specializing in state and local finance. Ms. Yee previously served as Chief Deputy Director for Budget with the California Department of Finance where she led the development of the Governor’s Budget, negotiations with the Legislature and key budget stakeholders, and fiscal analyses of legislation on behalf of the Administration. Earlier, she held senior staff positions on several fiscal and policy committees in both houses of the California State Legislature.
Throughout her career, Ms. Yee has been an advocate for underserved and underrepresented communities, including the Asian Pacific Islander American community where she secured state funding for projects in San Francisco, San Jose, Sacramento, and Los Angeles and ensured theestablishment of the California Commission on Asian and Pacific Islander American Affairs.
6:45-7:30PM - Mixer begins and silent auction opens
7:30PM - Betty Yee presentation
7:50-8:05PM - Q&A with Betty Yee
8:15PM - End silent auction, and continuation of party
Please join the CCDC for this fabulous evening and ring in the holiday spirit!
Free parking is available at the Veterans Memorial Building lot on Overland and Culver Blvd.