Erdavria Rose Simpson currently serves as a Grant Analyst in the Mayor’s Office of Public Safety, her prior role was as the Executive Assistant to Deputy Mayor Gorell. Maintaining a full-time job, she is a graduate student at the University of Southern California’s Marshall School of Business in their Masters of Business for Veterans program. Simpson is a Second Class Petty Officer in the US Navy Reserves serving as an Intelligence Specialist since 2014.
She graduated with a B.A. from California State University Fullerton, majoring in Communications- Broadcast Journalism with a minor in Sociology. She also has a Real Estate license specializing in investment real estate. Simpson was born and raised in Los Angeles and is an active member of City Hall Toastmasters International Club 5554002.
Erdavria volunteers for the Girl Scouts of Greater LA as a Gold Award recipient lifetime member and the Mayor’s Crisis Response Team, providing emotional support to victims in response to homicides, suicides, traffic accidents and other crisis situations. Erdavria Simpson enjoys dancing, hanging out with friends, her mother and sister, and completing textile arts on her free time, such as crochet, knitting, sewing and latch-hook.