Young Leaders

Young Democrats are leaders throughout our county.  We are especially proud of the work of these Sonoma County Young Democrats who hold elected office

Erin Carlstrom

Erin is the vice-Mayor of Santa Rosa and the Executive Vice President of the Young Democrats of America (YDA).  Learn more and contact Erin at

Gabe Kearney

Gabe is an elected member of the Petaluma City Council and on the executive board for the California Young Democrats.  Learn more and contact Gabe at

Mike McGuire


Mike McGuire is a member of the Sonoma County Board of Supervisors.  Learn more and contact Mike at

SCYD Board of Directors

Chair: Nick Caston

Vice Chair: Gabe Kerney

Campaign Director: Ted Ritchie

Policy Director: Valarie Minton

We are currently taking requests for additional board members.  Please email Nick at if you are interested in serving as a board member.