Cirian Villavicencio is an Associate Professor of Political Science at San Joaquin Delta College in Stockton. Active in politics, Villavicencio worked for the late Congressman Tom Lantos (12th-CA) and served as a graduate intern for the California Asian Pacific Islander Legislative Caucus in the State Capitol. He worked on several statewide and national political campaigns and served on the Sacramento County Democratic Central Committee. He was elected as a state delegate to the California Democratic State Conventions in 2009 and 2010 and was elected twice as a delegate for the Democratic National Convention in 2008 and in 2012. Villavicencio also served as a citizen member of the Equal Employment Opportunity Advisory Committee (EEOAC) for Sacramento County. Villavicencio is a member of Phi Beta Kappa and earned his Master’s Degree in Public Administration from the University of Southern California. He is currently a doctoral candidate at the University of Wyoming specializing in the area of Adult Post-Secondary Education & Administration.