The presidential election of 2008 was an historic event in America’s history. A country seeking hope and change elected its’ first black president. People from all walks of life devoted many hours and worked tirelessly to put Barack Obama in the white house. The Yes We Can Democratic Club was created from this experience and seeks to promote a progressive agenda in our government. Join us as we fight to win the future for America.
Chris Robson is a long term political activist, community organizer, campaign field operations manager and membership recruiter. Chris' political activism goes back to the anti-Vietnam war movement, the 1992 election campaign for Clinton-Gore, and the 2004 Kerry-Edwards campaign where he was a member of the So Cal Grassroots Coordinating Committee and organized travel to the battleground states of Arizona, Nevada, Ohio and Florida. Chris held the office of president of the Camarillo Democratic Club, was elected as a Delegate to the State Party and ran a congressional campaign among other involvements.
Chris' involvement in the 2008 election included travelling to Nevada and phone banking for Obama-Biden, field operations volunteering for Russ Warner for Congress and working locally to defeat Prop. 8.
Having joined the YWCdc at the 2009 Inaugural Celebration, Chris' focus has been on health care and health insurance reform since June. Working closely with Organizing for America, California, he serves as the Community Organizer for Congressional District 37. He has succeeded in his goal of close cooperation with OFACA, while maintaining the YWCdc as an autonomous organization.
Vice President, human relations
Fortunately for us, she quickly came to her senses and has been a proud liberal all her adult life. After working in the 2008 campaign, she decided to join the Yes We Can democratic club because it gave her an opportunity to be involved in both political activities and community service.
A semi-retired health care executive, Eileen Ringerman— "I have been politically active with Democratic causes, issues, campaigns since college days. A former president of the Huntington Beach Democratic Club, I have maintained membership in the ACLU, Southern Poverty Law Center and Amnesty International for over twenty years. Being a part of the Yes We Can Democratic Club is very special not only because its mission is so vital to our Democratic values, it also has loyal, hard-working, and fun members!