Justin Orenstein | Director of Policy & Legislation

Justin Orenstein is the Director of Policy & Legislation for Councilmember David Ryu representing Council District 4.

Prior to joining the Councilman Ryu’s office, Justin was Communications and Project Coordinator at ICON Community Development Corporation, where he oversaw the organization’s external communications, community development initiatives and grant writing efforts.

He also served as Deputy Campaign Manager with Hertzberg for Senate 2014 and Business Development Coordinator with the Office of Congressman Tony Cardenas.

Justin earned his MA in International Studies from the School of Government and International Affairs, Durham University UK, and is currently completing his PhD in International Political Economy from the same.

He can be reached by emailing justin.orenstein@lacity.org or by calling (213) 473-7004.