West/Metro LA Senior Field Deputy
Fernando Morales serves as Kuehl’s Senior Field Deputy for the West/Metro Los Angeles office. He coordinates community engagement, events, programming, and constituent services for the areas of Atwater Village, East Hollywood, Griffith Park, Hancock Park, Hollywood, Hollywood Hills/Hollywood Hills West, Los Feliz, Mid-Wilshire, and Windsor Square.
Before joining Supervisor Kuehl’s office, Fernando served as Senior District Representative for State Senator Ben Allen (SD26) for the areas of Hancock Park, Hollywood, Hollywood Hills/Hollywood Hills West, Mid-Wilshire, Windsor Square, the South Bay and Venice/Marina communities. He was also the primary representative for technology/silicon beach, business, healthcare, immigration, LGBTQ, Latino, and political issues.
Fernando serves on the boards of LACER Afterschool Programs, connecting middle and high school students with free after school programming and college prep, and Los Angeles County Young Democrats, focusing on engaging young Angelinos in the political process. Fernando is a fluent Spanish speaker, first generation Venezuelan immigrant, and enjoys cooking and being in nature during his free time. He is a graduate of James Madison University, with degrees in Psychology and Sociology.