2017-2018 Board of Directors
Jann Dorothy is currently serving her second term as the President of Sacramento Stonewall. An advocate for LGBT issues, Jann has previously served as Vice President for the club and is the first lesbian identified president. She is also currently Vice Chair of the Strategic Development Committee of the Sacramento County Democratic Central Committee and serves as an elected delegate of the California Democratic Party.
Timothy is serving his second term as Vice President, a role that focuses on local and regional advocacy. Timothy previously served as Sacramento Stonewall’s PAC Chair for two years Timothy moved to Sacramento in 2008, and begin working for CALPAC. He is a McGeorge Law School graduate and currently works as a Health Care Policy Specialist for L.A. Care Health Plan. Previously, he spent time working in the State Assembly and doing campaign consulting for several organizations. Timothy obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science while minoring in Philosophy and Theology.
Kim Angulo is serving her second term as Stonewall’s Membership Chair. She previously served as the Communications Chair and on the Sacramento Stonewall PAC. Kim grew up in Folsom and went to UC Santa Cruz where she earned her BA in Feminist Studies. She moved back to Sacramento in 2013 with her partner to be an Assembly Fellow through the Capital Fellows program and then worked in the State Assembly as a Legislative Aide for two years. Kim also serves as a delegate to the California Democratic Party and is a member of the Yolo County Democratic Central Committee. Kim is a current law student at the UC Davis School of Law (King Hall) and a Legal Intern at the Yolo County Public Defender’s Office.
Mary was elected to serve as the Secretary/Treasurer in June 2017.
Lanz Nalagan is honored to serve the LGBTQ community in his capacity as Development Coordinator for the Sacramento LGBT Community Center. He also serves as Political Director for West Sacramento Mayor Christopher Cabaldon and Finance Director for Sacramento City Unified School Boardmember Mai Vang.
Over the years, he grew passionate about campaign finance and philanthropy in the political and non-profit sectors, and he is grateful that his current work reflects that. After immigrating from the Philippines, Lanz grew up in the East Bay area and attended school in the beautiful Central Coast- earning a B.A in Political Science from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. He also lived in Washington, D.C before settling in Sacramento, CA, where he’s lived for 5 years.
He’s a long-time board member of Sacramento Stonewall and more recently with the Asian Pacific Islanders of Sacramento equivalent. Lanz is a member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals, and hopes to earn his CFRE- Certified Fundraising Executive- in the near future, to continue funding causes he’s passionate about. In his free time, he enjoys the outdoors, playing tennis, skiing, square dancing, and spending time with his partner, two adorable schnauzers, family, and friends over good eats and drinks.
Matthew Nielsen is serving his first term as the PAC Board Chair for Sacramento Stonewall, after spending the prior year as part of the PAC Board. He has previously served in positions with the College Democrats of Wisconsin, the East Bay Young Democrats, and was one of the cofounders of the Oakland LGBT Roundtable. Matthew grew up in nearby Vacaville, and received his Bachelor’s Degree in Physics from Ripon College and his Master of Science Degree from Colorado State University in Atmospheric Science. He currently serves as the Government and Regulatory Affairs lead at Risk Management Solutions, Inc, a catastrophe risk solutions provider based in Newark, CA. Through his work, he connects with regulators and legislators across the U.S. to discuss issues related to catastrophe preparedness, insurance coverage and adequacy, and climate change. He is an avid traveler, and hopes to someday visit every single county in the United States!
Dana was elected in June 2017 to serve as the Fundraising Chair and is serving her first term. Dana is presently serving as the Gala Chair for the Sacramento Rainbow Chamber of Commerce for the 2016/2017 term as well. Previously Dana served as Community Leader and Teams Leader for The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Heart Walk from 2002 to 2016 in Vancouver WA., Kelso WA. and Spokane WA. as well as fundraising for The Quinn Driscoll Foundation, The March of Dimes, The American Cancer Society and many other organizations. As a motivational and public speaker, she has raised thousands of dollars and motivated hundreds of people to donate and change lives for the better in order further the charitable causes she represents. With passion and heart behind everything she does she is looking forward to her first term as Fundraising Chair with The Stonewall Democrats to raise the bar and bring an enthusiastic light the Sacramento area and beyond.