Contact Staff

All district and capitol staff are available to assist the public with any inquiries or concerns and to answer any questions you may have about pending or potential legislation.  Please feel free to call on us any time.

Capitol Staff:

Will Shuck is the Chief of Staff for Assemblymember Levine. Will handles press and communications for the Assemblymember. For the quickest response, media inquiries should be directed to Will.

Kurt Schuparra is the Legislative Director for Assemblymember Levine. Kurt oversees the legislative staff and assists the Assemblymember on various issue areas.

Phyllis Chow is the scheduler to Assemblymember Levine.  If you are requesting an appointment with Assemblymember Levine or extending an invitation, please email your request to Phyllis or complete the on-line form available on this website.

Jenny Berg is the consultant for the California Legislative Jewish Caucus. Jenny is also legislative assistant for Assemblymember Levine.

Diego Lopez is a legislative aide for Assemblymember Levine, and is responsible for staffing the Assemblymember on certain legislative areas and committees.

District Staff:

Melissa Apuya is the District Director. She staffs issues in the district relating to state budget, labor, public safety, and transportation. 

Joan Lubamersky is a Field Representative who staffs issues in the district relating to aging, consumer protection, disabilities, health and human services, housing, insurance, veterans, and women. 

Henry Symons is a Field Representative who staffs issues in the district relating to agriculture, the environment, natural resources, housing, energy, water and elections. 

Samantha Hunt is a Field Representative who staffs issues in the district relating to arts and entertainment, business and economy, education, health, social services and governmental organization.