First Vice Chair - Melissa L. DeMarco
The First Vice Chair is the ranking officer of the Central Committee in the absence or inability of the Chair to act.
Since 1998 Melissa DeMarco became involved with several local Democratic Clubs, and started serving many terms on the Ventura County Democratic Central Committee aiding eight chairs in multiple capacities helping expand the Party’s growth and effectiveness. Having served many Board positions with both the Democratic Clubs, and the Democratic Central Committee, her dedication and work ethics have earned her numerous accolades from her peers, including the 2018 Ventura County Democrat of The Year.
Melissa has held countless political events for Ventura County’s Democratic causes, and has served on Boards of several of Ventura County’s Non-Profit organizations from Chairing Golf Tourneys for the American Cancer Society’s Drive For A Cure, & Relay For Life Camarillo, holding food drives for Food Share, The Camarillo Chamber of Commerce’s Camarillo Cares fundraiser for the Borderline shooting victims, and with the Meadowlark Service League, The Holiday Boutique & Home Tour, The Spring Tennis Luncheon, The Wine Gala Dinner Auction, and The Taste of Camarillo, learning a vast knowledge of skill with food, wine, decorating, auctions, budgets, and working within the general public.