Meet Our New Staff: Eric Robles and Rosa Rodriguez – Mar/Apr’10 Voice

March 2010

Eric Robles recently joined UNAC/UHCP as the Political Affairs Representative for San Diego and Orange Counties. Prior to coming on board, Eric served as a
Senior Assistant to California State Controller John Chiang.

Eric has an extensive background in public and political affairs, having run several local and state campaigns. He also worked for U.S. Representative Lucille Roybal-Allard, a ranking member on the House Appropriations Committee who serves on the Labor, Health and Human Services Committee. Eric handled
all health issues for the Congresswoman and worked to secure funding for many organizations and projects in California’s 34th Congressional District.

Before getting involved in politics and public service, Eric lived in Washington, D.C. where he worked for the United States Catholic Conference of Bishops and graduated from The Catholic University of America.
Rosa Rodriguez joins UNAC/UHCP as Legal Secretary, working directly with our in-house attorney, Lisa Demidovich. In her prior role, Rosa worked for 11 years supporting three attorneys at Rothner, Segall, Greenstone & Leheny, a law firm that primarily represents labor unions, labor-management trust funds, and employees with wage and hour and civil rights claims.

Prior to becoming a legal secretary, Rosa lived in El Paso, Texas and committed her time as a stay-at-home mom for her four children.