Associate - California
Nicolás Pedreira is an Associate at Hilltop Public Solutions, where he manages day-to-day projects for California team partners Courtni Pugh and Janelle Erickson.
Prior to joining Hilltop, Nicolás served as Deputy Political Director for Kamala Harris For The People, where he led the state of California’s political team to secure political support for Sen. Kamala Harris’ presidential run. In the primary, Nicolás oversaw the California state team’s endorsement strategy and outreach to political groups for Sen. Harris, while he assisted in managing the Senator’s relationships with over 150 elected officials and public influencers statewide.
Before joining Team Kamala, Nicolás worked in his home district to elect Katie Porter to Congress in 2018. As a member of Team Porter, Nicolás created a briefing system to maintain Rep. Porter fully updated on campaign developments and oversaw the planning of both her short-term and long-term personal and professional calendars. Previously, he was the Executive Coordinator at Voto Latino, where managed the office of the President & CEO, served as the main point-of-contact to the organization’s Board of Directors, and oversaw Voto Latino’s internship program.
Prior to working in progressive campaigns and advocacy organizations, Nicolás started his career in Washington D.C.’s think tank world, working for the Middle East Institute and the Council on Foreign Relations.
Nicolás was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and moved to Orange County, CA, when he was eleven years old. In 2019, he was elected to serve as an ADEM delegate representing the 68th Assembly District at the state Democratic Party. Nicolás is a graduate of The George Washington University with a degree in international affairs.