Paulene De Mesa
Community Representative and Communications Advisor
Paulene De Mesa was raised in Council District 4 where she graduated from Morse High School. She went on to receive her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science at the University of California, San Diego. Paulene has worked with various local non-profit organizations and interned at D.C. Mayor's Office on Asian and Pacific Islander Affairs prior to working with Council President Cole.
Paulene serves as both Community Representative and Communications Advisor for Council President Myrtle Cole. As a representative, she serves Chollas Lake and Encanto communities. While as a Communications Advisor, she is responsible for the weekly newsletters, social media presence and any media relations.
Paulene can be reached by email at [email protected]