executive director, GALEO
Jerry Gonzalez is executive director of the Georgia Association of Latino Elected Officials. At GALEO he is charged with developing a legislative agenda and directing programs that promote the involvement of the Latino/Hispanic community in the legislative process. Gonzalez worked as a political campaign consultant and fundraiser for Georgia State Senator Sam Zamarripa. He also was the legislative policy analyst for the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund's Atlanta Regional Office.