Adrian’s Story: Building a Foundation

November 20, 2023

Adrian’s Story

After participating in Arena Academy and working in fundraising, Adrian became a Finance Director for a Los Angeles city council race that pushed for a Green New Deal and affordable housing. He is now a Development Coordinator at Equis, where he puts what he learned at Arena into practice everyday so that he can help empower others.

How has Arena Academy impacted you?

Arena served as the foundation for my introduction into the progressive space and now I’m making an impact everyday!

What advice would you give future Arnea Academy participants?

If you’re looking to start a career in politics, Arena Academy should be your first place to go! There’s no better place to learn the skills that you need and network with other political operatives who are working towards a more progressive future. Also, Arena Academy’s Daily Digest is the best place to go if you’re looking for your first job or your next job in politics! Easily the best-curated list in the industry!