Roberto Viramontes previously served as the Children’s Deputy for Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda L. Solis. Prior to that, he served as a Policy Analyst for First 5 LA, focusing on early childhood education. He also served as Vice President of Education Policy for First Focus where he monitored legislation development as it relates to K–12 education, advocating for education policy that promotes educational equity for the students that face significant barriers to learning and academic achievement. Aside from policy work, Mr. Viramontes has also dedicated a portion of his career to helping high school students as a social science teacher for Green Dot Public Schools. Mr. Viramontes earned his BA in History from California State University Fullerton, his MA in Education and teaching credential from Loyola Marymount University, his MPP from the University of Southern California, and his Executive Certificate in Nonprofit Management from Georgetown University – Public Policy Institute.