Randy Bunnao is Asian Americans Advancing Justice-LA's Communications Director, overseeing the organization's internal and external communications strategy, including mainstream and Asian ethnic media relations, website operations, digital and print marketing, and campaigns. He works closely with Advancing Justice-LA's program staff on targeted outreach to key audiences, including the Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander communities.
Prior to joining Advancing Justice-LA, Randy was Education Director at the Williams Institute at UCLA School of Law, a national research center on sexual orientation and gender identity law and public policy. In that role, he oversaw strategic communications and educational programming, connecting research to policymakers, advocates, and journalists. Prior to graduate school, Randy was a Coro Fellow in Public Affairs in New York where he interned for the Department of Cultural Affairs, Bloomberg News, and the Working Families Party.
He is a graduate of UC Santa Cruz and Carnegie Mellon University and a recipient of the Public Policy and International Affairs (PPIA) fellowship program.