11/30/2020 Special Meeting

SVYD Special Meeting Agenda


  1. Call to Order
  2. Welcome and Introduction
  3. Officers Report

1.President:Angel Martinez

2.Vice President:Alexander Gvatua

3.Membership Director: Allie Hughes

4.Finance Director: Ryan Globus

5.Political Director:Mustafa Arshad

6.Secretary: Brenda Zendejas

5.New Business

1.Hearing the ad hoc committee’s recommendation on who to support to succeed the Vice President-elect in a letter to Gov. Newsom

6. Announcements 

7. Adjournment 

Agenda: 11/16/2020

SVYD Meeting Agenda


  1. Call to Order
  2. Welcome and introductions
  3. Approval of minutes
  4. Guest Speaker
    1. Rod Diridon Sr.
  5. Officer reports
    1. President: Angel Martinez
    2. Vice President: Alexander Gvatua
    3. Membership Director: Allie Hughes
    4. Finance Director: Ryan Globus
    5. Political Director: Mustafa Arshad
  6. New business
    1. Consideration of signing on to a letter supporting Asm. Evan Low’s appointment to replace Sen. Kamala Harris
    2. Nominations and elections for Secretary of SVYD
  7. Announcements
  8. Adjournment

Minutes: 2020-10-19

Meeting Minutes


Call to order at 7:16 PM by Alexander Gvatua.

Approval of Minutes

Alexander Gvatua motions to approve minutes from 9/21/2020. Andrew Crockett seconds. Unanimously approved

Officer Reports

President Angel Martinez

  • Get involved in the San Jose D4 and D6 races– both are close

Vice President Alexander Gvatua

  • Volunteer burn out is a very real thing at this point, but stay engaged– our efforts can make all the difference in getting our candidates across the finish line

Membership Director Allie Hughes

  • No report

Finance Director Ryan Globus

  • Our main expense over the last year has been Zoom, as well as letter-writing GOTV campaigns for voters in swing states

Political Director Mustafa Arshad

  • Check the schedule of SVYD-sponsored events at https://drive.google.com/file/d/13WOW3Du1U3vn2jYXFvFXq1NNL-HGs_iu/view?usp=sharing


Matt Quevedo: Help get SVYD-endorsed Measure RR passed! Contact mquevedo@svlg.org or 408-772-2171

Kathy: Phonebank for SVYD’s endorsed candidate for Cupertino City Council, JR Fruen!


Alexander Gvatua motions to adjourn at 8:41.