The California Endowment
Jonathan Tran is currently a Program Manager with The California Endowment’s Healthy California team. Jonathan oversees The Endowment’s civic engagement, Census and power building portfolio to empower Californians with the tools to improve community health for all. Jonathan also drives the Endowment’s digital organizing and social media platforms.
Prior to joining the Endowment, Jonathan worked as the Southeast Asia Resource Action Center’s (SEARAC) California Policy and Programs Manager–serving as the organization’s lead California policy advocate and community organizer for the country’s largest Southeast Asian American population. Jonathan also worked in the California State Legislature, first as a Senate Fellow for State Senator Sheila Kuehl and then as a Legislative Aide for California Assemblymember Mike Eng.
Jonathan holds a Bachelor of Arts in Asian American Studies and Political Science from the University of California, Los Angeles. The son of Teo Chew refugees from Vietnam, Jonathan was born and raised in Los Angeles, California and currently resides in Sacramento, California.