VOTE ON NOVEMBER 3, 2020
“I am running to serve West Hollywood residents and workers and to put your needs before the interests of developers. I have the qualifications, passion and leadership skills to serve you well. Join my team by donating and become a pivotal partner of my progressive, people powered, history making campaign. Let’s work together to bring respect, community advocacy and fresh energy back to City Council.” -Sepi
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As a renter and community advocate in West Hollywood, Sepi advocates hard to make sure our rights and rent stabilized housing are preserved.
Sepi is a business law attorney and small business owner, giving her a strong understanding of the needs of West Hollywood’s business community and the skill set to lead effectively. As an appointed Business License Commissioner, Sepi works hard to ensure West Hollywood businesses thrive and conduct operations within our permitted ordinances and resolutions.
Sepi has advocated for women’s right her entire life. She has spoken on panels and as a featured speaker at many leadership conferences, including The West Hollywood Women’s Leadership Conference, the Iranian American Women’s Leadership Conferences, JQ International’s Persian Pride Panel and at the Heart of LA Democratic Club, which is LA’s only feminist Democratic Club. Sepi believes in empowering women and working hard to make sure we are safe, have equal pay and parity, and expanding services for women in West Hollywood.
As co-president of the LGBT Bar Association of Los Angeles in 2008, Sepi helped defend marriage equality in the fight against Prop 8. Hate crimes have increased against the LGBTQ community especially against Gay men and our Transgender community. As a respected member of the LGBTQ community, she understands the needs of our community. She will work to ensure our history is preserved, we are safe and have access to needed services.
As co-chair of Community Engagement for the Human Rights Campaign LA, Sepi knows how activate community members and led successful efforts to organize many community events including the nation’s first city-sponsored bisexual pride event right here in West Hollywood. As an appointed member of the City of West Hollywood’s Lesbian & Gay Advisory Board, Sepi worked daily to address challenges facing both LGBTQ+ and allies in our community.