Our Mission

The Silicon Valley Young Democrats (SVYD) pledge to pursue the ideas of liberty, justice and freedom for all regardless of race, religion, sexual orientation, or gender.  To stimulate in young people an active interest in government affairs, increase the efficiency of popular government, maintain viability of our free institutions, and contribute to the growth and influence of the ideals and philosophy of the Democratic Party.


We meet on the third Monday of every month at 7 PM.
Santa Clara County Democratic Party Headquarters
2901 Moorpark Ave #110, San Jose, CA 95128


2016-2017 Executive Board

Emily Ann Ramos, President

Charles Wilson III, Treasurer

Kathy Tran, Secretary

Matt Savage, Political Director

Ian Crueldad, Membership Director

Officers are elected for one-year terms at the June General Membership meeting. Any member in good standing may run for a position.  Please see our bylaws for more information.

SVYD Bylaws

View California Young Democrats (CYD) Bylaws

Past executive board

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Job Postings (Updated March 27, 2017)

Silicon Valley Leadership Group The Silicon Valley Leadership Group is currently hiring for three positions: Energy & Environment Associate Education Policy & Programs Associate Housing Director If you or someone you know would... READ MORE


I. Call to order to start meeting by President Emily Ramos at 7:11 pm. II. Welcomes and introductions III. Guest speaker: Erica of SIREN IV. Officer Reports President (Emily Ramos) Chartering Inter-club partnership... READ MORE

Agenda – March 20, 2017

Agenda: I. Call to order, motion to approve Minutes from February 27, 2017 meeting. II. Welcomes and introductions. III. Guest speaker: SIREN III. Officer Reports President (Emily Ramos) Chartering Inter-club partnership the 21st... READ MORE