matt ortega

hometown: Hayward, CA
services: Digital Media
greatest hits:
  • Projects produced during the 2012 campaign cycle were featured in the New York Times, Los Angeles Times, National Journal, The Atlantic, Nightly News with Brian Williams, MSNBC's Hardball with Chris Matthews, CBS's This Morning, and NBC's The Today Show.
  • Served at the Democratic National Committee during the 2008 presidential election executing the day-to-day web development and management of the Democratic Party's online presence.
  • Successfully unseated seven-term incumbent and House Resources Committee chairman, Rep. Richard Pombo (R-Calif.), in the 2006 midterm elections as part an independent-expenditure in California's 11th Congressional District.
  • Earned a Political Science degree with a minor in History from the University of Arizona in Tucson.