Alex De Ocampo has earned the support of Los Angeles City Councilmember Mitch O’Farrell in his campaign for State Assembly. A strong advocate for the arts and entertainment economy in Los Angeles, Councilmember O’Farrell shares Alex’s commitment to ensuring Los Angeles remains the creative center of the world.
“Alex De Ocampo understands firsthand that the entertainment industry is an economic driver of Los Angeles’ economy. From his experience working at Castle Rock Entertainment through the Youth Entertainment Summer program, to landing a job as an assistant with Power Rangers creator Haim Saban, and ultimately managing the $400 million budget of the Saban Family Foundation, Alex knows that a strong entertainment industry can provide an opportunity to rise out of poverty and into the middle class. As a member of the State Assembly, Alex would be a great partner to work with to strengthen our arts and entertainment economy,” stated Councilmember O’Farrell.
Representing the communities of Echo Park, Elysian Valley, Glassell Park, Hollywood, Historic Filipinotown, and Silver Lake, Councilmember O’Farrell has been an effective and accessible member of the city council, digging in on important community issues, as well as pushing for greater opportunity in the local economy. He has been a vocal leader in the effort to expand film credits and has forged partnerships with the entertainment industry to create more jobs in Los Angeles.
“Councilmember Mitch O’Farrell is an important voice for progressive issues and has played a key role in expanding job opportunities in the entertainment industry in Los Angeles. I am honored to have his support in my campaign for Assembly and look forward to working with him to create more good paying job opportunities in Los Angeles,” stated Alex De Ocampo