Carlos Rodriguez serves as the Chief Executive Officer of the BIA Baldy View Chapter.
Rodriguez possesses a broad range of professional experience including working in the private sector as a senior executive at a statewide public relations firm. He also worked in Sacramento as a communications consultant in the California State Senate, where he advised Legislators on media relations and the development of collateral materials disseminated to educate constituents on public policy.
In addition to his experience working in the California Legislature, Rodriguez has served as a key advisor and consultant to political campaigns at the city, county, state and federal levels including Inland Empire Co-Director for Bush-Cheney 2000, Inland Empire Hispanic Coalitions Director for Bush-Cheney 2004 and Inland Empire Hispanic Coalitions Chair for Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger’s 2006 reelection.
Rodriguez was appointed by Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger to the California Commission on Aging to help address housing, health care and other elderly quality of life issues - serving from 2006 to 2010. In recognition of his private sector leadership, the California Hispanic Chamber of Commerce awarded Rodriguez the 2006 “Corporate Advocate of the Year” for promoting sound pro-business policy and his ongoing commitment to forging new community partnerships that encourages economic growth.
His prior professional experience also includes a position as an adjunct faculty member at California State University, Fullerton and Chaffey College in Rancho Cucamonga. Rodriguez also worked as a sports reporter at the Riverside Press Enterprise.
Rodriguez graduated from California State University, Fullerton with a Masters of Arts degree. He earned a Bachelors of Arts degree from California State University, San Bernardino. He resides in Yorba Linda with his wife Rhonda, son Ryan and daughter Rebekah.