Phone: (213) 974-3333


Virdiana Velez

Associate Environment and Arts Deputy

Virdiana is the Associate Environment and Arts Deputy for the Third District. Prior to joining the Supervisor’s office, she worked in outreach, engagement and program development for environmental non-profits in the Los Angeles area — educating community members on sustainable practices and advocating for environmental justice in underserved areas.

She is passionate about empowering communities and making meaningful policies that support the diverse needs of our constituents. Virdiana is a recent graduate of the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs. Originally from the Midwest, she enjoys the diversity of culture, hikes, music venues and coffee shops that Los Angeles has to offer.