Hello! My name is Ari Ruiz and I'm an activist living in the City of Los Angeles. I haved served in many capacities: I was honored enough to have been appointed by Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and to have served on the Commission for Children Youth & their Families. I currently serve as Political VP of Stonewall Young Democrats and as a Executive Board Member for the CA Democratic Party's LGBT Caucus.
-LA Pride's 2010 Outstanding Youth Leader
-Janet Jackson's 20 under 20 Honoree