John brings a wealth of experience to crafting a thoughtful legislative agenda for Councilmember Blumenfield and advises him on issues affecting business, elections, infrastructure, intergovernmental relations, parks, public works and seniors. John also serves as the chief floor deputy for the Councilmember, ensuring the Councilmember is fully briefed for matters before the Council. John also staffs Blumenfield on the Energy and Environment Committee, where he serves as Vice-Chair. Most recently, John was Senior Field Representative for then Assemblymember Blumenfield during his five years of service in the State Assembly. John has also worked in various capacities for the City of Los Angeles and the Los Angeles Kings. A native of Canada, John’s love of Los Angeles and the family he is raising with his wife Denise inspired him to become a United States citizen in 2012.