Minutes: 2019-07-15

Meeting Minutes


Call to Order by Kathy Tran at 7:15

Approval of Minutes

Kathy Tran motions to approve minutes from 6/17/2019. Jonathan Perez seconds. Unanimously approved.

Officer Reports

President Kathy Tran

  • Be sure to pay your dues in order to vote!

Membership Director Ryan Globus

  • Golden Friend Award
    • Whoever refers the most people to SVYD will receive a prize at the end of the year!

Treasurer Jonathan Perez

  • Seriously, pay your dues.
    • Dues will pay for membership from July 2019 to July 2020.

Political Director Angel Martinez

  • Elections are coming up
    • Endorsement committee is seeking members– if you’re interested in joining, get in touch with Angel Martinez

Secretary Alexander Gvatua

  • If you are unable to pay membership dues or are having any kind of financial hardship, get in touch with the executive board and we will find something that works for you
  • If you have any events you want us to blast on social media or any SVYD events you want to host, get in touch with Alexander

Old Business

New Business

  • Consideration of early endorsement for Sergio Lopez for Campbell City Council
    • Motion to endorse by Emily Ramos, second by Alexander Gvatua
      • 14 ayes, no nays, one abstention – motion passes
  • Consideration of early endorsements for Assembly District 25
    • Motion to endorse Vice Mayor Karina Dominguez by Ian Crueldad, second by Emily Ramos
      • 12 ayes, 3 nays, no abstentions – motion passes


  • James Chang: Chair of California Young Dems LGBT Caucus
    • Currently seeking board members – if interested, contact cydlgbtq@gmail.com


Kathy Tran motions to adjourn at 9:30. Jonathan Perez seconds. Unanimously approved.