Meet your local Democratic Party’s governing boards.


The Executive Committee makes recommendations for the business of the Central Committee, as well as deal with time-sensitive issues.

Democratic Party of Orange County Officers

Chair: Ada Briceño

North Vice Chair: Cynthia Aguirre

Central Vice Chair: Gloria Alvarado

West Vice Chair: Libby Frolichman

South Vice Chair: Lauren Johnson-Norris

Secretary: Luis Aleman

Treasurer: Florice Hoffman

California Democratic Party Regional Directors

Region 15: Primo Castro
(AD48, AD49, AD55 and AD57)

Region 17: Florice Hoffman
(AD65, AD68, AD69 and AD72)

Region 18: Deborah Skurnik
(AD73, AD74, AD75 and AD76)

Assembly District Representatives

AD 55: Member: Lourdes Cruz
Alternate: Devon Gray

AD 65: Member: Ed Lopez
Alternate: Marisol Ramirez

AD 68: Member: Ken Wyant
Alternate: Eugene Fields

AD 69: Member: Jose Moreno
Alternate: Juan Alvarez

AD 72: Member: Mark Anthony Paredes
Alternate: Shayna Lathus

AD 73: Member: Denise Penn
Alternate: Danna Lewis

AD 74: Member: Jonathan Adler
Alternate: Fariba Hezar


The Central Committee is the full governing body of the Democratic Party of Orange County. Members are elected every 4 years by Assembly District, as well as appointed if they are the Democratic nominee for state/federal partisan office or state/national Party leaders. Full Central Committee No Contact Roster