Tony Hoang is Deputy Director of Equality California, the nation’s largest statewide LGBTQ civil rights organization. He oversees all of the organization’s political, legislative, communications and programmatic work. In his role, he has helped pass groundbreaking civil rights legislation, implemented major public education campaigns to advance equality for the LGBTQ community and helped elect pro-equality candidates at all levels of government. Prior to joining Equality California, Tony interned at the Pacific Council of International Policy and the Los Angeles County Federation of Labor.
Tony completed his B.A. in International Relations at the University of Southern California with minors in Political Science and Biology. He also serves on the board of directors of the Equality Federation and was named one of Coca Cola’s Next Generation LGBTQ Leaders. Tony lives in Downtown Los Angeles with his partner Ian.