Naomi has several years of political and public policy experience. She currently works as Legislative Advocate at McHugh, Koepke & Associates, which is a leading Sacramento boutique lobbying firm. Previously, she served as a consultant to the Senate Governmental Organization Committee. In this capacity, she forged consensus on key policies, analyzed proposals before the committee, and provided comprehensive counsel to the Chairman and members of the committee. During this time, she gained a deep understanding of complex issues related to alcohol regulation, the gaming industry, and horse racing in California. Naomi spent over five years as a Capitol staffer in both the Assembly and the Senate. Prior to being a consultant, Naomi was Legislative Director to Assemblymember Marc Levine. She was responsible for managing his legislative agenda and worked on an array of policy areas including labor, public safety, and energy. In 2010, Naomi began her career in public service as a Senate Fellow. Established in 1973, the California Senate Fellows program is one of oldest and most distinguished fellowships in the country. Naomi is currently a member of the Capital Fellows Alumni Association. Along with her state service, Naomi has developed and implemented successful strategies on a number of campaigns at the local, state, and federal level across California. Naomi graduated from the University of La Verne with a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science. Additionally, Naomi is a member of the California Latino Capitol Association, and Capitol Network, a non-profit association committed to promoting women in California politics.