Meet the Board



Matthew Craffey


Matthew Craffey is the President of Log Cabin Republicans of Los Angeles, as well as the Chairman of Log Cabin Republicans of California. He has been active with LCR for the past 5 years, but got his start in LGBT activism in 2000 when he became the youngest member on the board of the Ventura County Rainbow Alliance. In his spare time. Matthew writes political opinion-editorial pieces for various publications, writes and records music, and is active with his local car clubs. He ran for the 50th Assembly District seat in the California State Assembly in 2016, and currently is the Director of Prospect Management and Analytics for UCLA.


Gina Roberts

Vice Chairperson

Ms. Roberts is a business woman in San Diego, operating her own engineering consulting business. She graduated from University of California, San Diego with a degree in Chemistry and Economics Minor.

During high school she became active in the Republican Party, working on President Nixon's second Presidential Campaign and has remained active ever since. She is an advocate for positive and exciting change in the Republican Party and engages party members on every level. She is currently the President of the San Diego Log Cabin Republicans, Vice Chair of the Log Cabin Republicans of California, and Corresponding Secretary for the Escondido Republican Women's Federated. She is the first Transgender member of the San Diego County Republican Party Central Committee and Delegate to the California State Republican Party.

She is an active competitive shooter, tactical shooter, firearms instructor and second Amendment activist.


Kernan Jang





Generic man

Andy Dick






Jason Clark

Immediate Past Chairman




Fred Schein

Fred Schein

Chapter Development Coordinator

Fred is the current president of Log Cabin Republicans of Marin County and three-time past president of Log Cabin San Francisco. He is Vice Chair of the Marin County Republican Central Committee of which he has been a member since 2012 and is a regular speaker at Republican organizations in Northern California.

He is a 6-year Naval Officer veteran including service as the executive officer of a river patrol base near Saigon and with Naval Intelligence. Fred is an avid skier and past president of the SAGA North ski club, past commissioner of the San Francisco Gay and Lesbian Softball League.


Greg Gandrud

Gregory Gandrud

Executive Board At-Large

Gregory Gandrud graduated with honors from USC and is President of Gandrud Financial Services. He has served on the Carpinteria City Council and on the boards of the Santa Barbara County Republican Party and the California Republican Party. He was appointed by Governor Schwarzenegger to California's Recreational Trails Committee and served as an Alternate Delegate for Donald Trump at the Republican National Convention. Greg lives in Carpinteria with his partner Marllus.


Charles Moran

Charles Moran

Executive Board At-Large

Charles T. Moran - a native of Los Angeles - is a political & non-profit fundraising professional with many years of experience working on campaigns and initiatives from local races to presidential-level events. He has worked extensively in California with clients of all sizes to develop and execute fundraising and public affairs programs and provide executive management of organizations/associations. Charles earned a B.A. in Politics from Occidental College in Los Angeles, and his Masters of Public Policy (MPP) from Pepperdine University in Malibu.



Eugene Epshteyn

San Francisco Chapter Seat





Paul Cummings

Berkeley / Alameda Chapter Seat





Nicholas Francois

Sacramento Chapter Seat





Shane Patrick Connoly

Silicon Valley Chapter Seat





Josh Herr

Los Angeles Chapter Seat




Andrew Quinio

Andrew Quinio

Orange County Chapter Seat

Andrew is President of the Log Cabin Republicans of Orange County. He is a graduate of USC Law School, where he was president of the USC Federalist Society, and is now working as an attorney in Irvine. Raised in the great city of Mission Viejo, Andrew was proud to serve as a commissioner on the City of Mission Viejo Planning and Transportation Commission. At UC Berkeley, Andrew served as Editor-in-Chief of the California Patriot, a conservative student magazine, and project director for the Berkeley College Republicans. Andrew is also a member of the PFLAG speaker's bureau, sharing his experience and story with schools, colleges, and community groups. He is honored to serve as chapter president in one of the most Republican counties in the state, where you can catch him beginning each Log Cabin Republican meeting with a quote by Ronald Reagan.




Ray Bell

San Diego Chapter Seat





Johnny Hildreth

Palm Springs Chapter Seat





Gavin Flores

Ventura Chapter Seat





Stephen Tootle

Sequoias Chapter Seat





Sue Caro

Bay Area Regional Vice Chair



Be the first to comment

Please check your e-mail for a link to activate your account.