Press release: Dean Preston Announced as Leader Level Sponsor of San Francisco Young Democrats Spring Awards

Apr 16, 2019

San Francisco Young Democrats (SFYD) is delighted to announce that Dean Preston, Executive Director of Tenants Together, is this year’s Leader Level sponsor of SFYD’s upcoming event Spring Awards on April 18th, 2019 at Monroe in San Francisco, California. 

Preston’s sponsorship will go directly toward hosting workshops and candidate forums, as well as sending SFYD members to the California Democratic Convention this May 31 through June 2.

Preston holds an undergraduate degree from Bowdoin College and a J.D. from the University of California, Hastings. His professional experience also includes work for Tenderloin Housing Clinic, California Rural Legal Assistance, and as a clerk for the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California.

Preston has served on the board of directors of the Alamo Square Neighborhood Association, created the Tenant Rights Bootcamp project, is a founding member of the affordable housing group Affordable Divis., and is a current District 5 Supervisorial Candidate for San Francisco. He and his wife, Jenckyn, are proud to raise their two daughters in a city as diverse as San Francisco and are enthusiastic public school parents.

About San Francisco Young Democrats: San Francisco Young Democrats was founded in 1950 by Phil Burton, Dr Carlton B. Goodlett and others to be a political group for young democrats that work or live in San Francisco. It was created to serve two goals: to bring young people into politics and to represent the interests of young people.