Mark Pampanin | Director of Communications

Mark Pampanin is the Director of Communications for Councilmember David Ryu representing Council District 4.

As Director of Communications, Mark is responsible for overseeing communications strategy, responding to press inquiries, and serving as chief spokesperson for Councilmember David Ryu.

Prior to joining Councilmember Ryu's office, Mark worked on the political team for Congressman Tony Cardenas (CA-29) as well as Mayor Eric Garcetti's re-election and the Measure M campaign. Before entering government or politics, Mark worked as a journalist for various media outlets in Greater Los Angeles. 

He holds a bachelor's degree in Political Science with minors in Journalism and Spanish from Chapman University. Originally from Boston, Mark has lived in Southern California since 2011, and is a proud resident of Los Angeles. 

He can be reached by emailing or by calling (213) 473-7004