Cheye-Ann Corona is a senior policy and government affairs associate for the western states and is based in the Oakland, California office.
Cheye-Ann has over nine years of experience advocating for viable public policy reforms that provide economic, political, and social mobility for marginalized communities. Prior to CRL, Cheye-Ann was as a senior legislative assistant for Congressman Al Green of Houston, Texas. Before working for the House of Representatives, Cheye-Ann was a Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Fellow, completing her fellowship at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the House Committee on Financial Services. Cheye-Ann also worked as senior legislative assistant in the California State Legislature and has been involved in local land-use campaigns advocating for affordable housing.
Cheye-Ann graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) with a bachelor’s degree in international development studies and a dual master’s degree in urban planning and Latin American studies.