JP has 10 years of expertise in non-profit management, strategic planning, and equity-baed economic initiatives. He is the Political Director for Equality Arizona, an LGBTQ+ advocacy group. He has a passion for civic engagement and sits on the Board of Directors for Tucson Young Professionals, the Arizona Advisory Committee for the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition, and the Executive Committee for the Pima County Democratic Party. One of JP’s proudest achievements was as a Journey of Hope teammate, riding his bicycle for 3,700 miles in 62 days to raise money and awareness to benefit people with disabilities.