Principal and Owner
Ochoa Consulting Partners
Astrid M. Ochoa is the principal and owner of Ochoa Consulting Partners. As former executive director of Future of California Elections and previous director of the State Election Policy and Redistricting at NALEO Educational Fund, she is an experienced professional in public affairs, democracy work, and network building. She serves on the California Secretary of State’s Voter’s Choice Act Taskforce, the board of directors for the League of Women Voters of California, and the national advisory committee for the Center for Inclusive Democracy at the Sol Price School of Public Policy at the University of Southern California. Previously, she was co-chair of the California Language Accessibility Advisory Committee and a member of the California Secretary of State’s November 2020 Taskforce. She holds a bachelor’s degree in international relations from Pomona College and master’s degrees in public affairs and urban and regional planning from the Princeton School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University.