JOSH NEWMAN, 1ST VICE CHAIR
Josh Newman is founder and Executive Director of ArmedForce2Workforce, a non-profit dedicated to assisting young veterans in their pursuit of rewarding, career-oriented employment upon completion of their military service and return or relocation to Southern California. He served as an officer in the United States Army following graduation from Yale University and commissioning through the US Army Officer Candidate School at Fort Benning, Georgia. His active duty assignments included service with the 8th Army in South Korea and the 25th Infantry Division in Hawaii. His post-service professional experience includes work in marketing and public relations, film and video production, and mobile and Internet media technology. In addition to serving as 1st Vice Chair of the CDP Veterans Caucus, he also serves as the Chair of the Caucus’s Legislative Committee. He is also the current Vice President of the Democrats of North Orange County and an elected CDP delegate from the 65th Assembly District, as well as a member of the Steering Committee of the Orange County Veterans & Military Families Collaborative. He and his wife, Darcy Lewis, reside in Fullerton, California.