Brandon Nelson is a pre-law student at UC Davis, graduating with his Bachelor’s in International Relations in June 2019. He lives in his hometown of Dixon, CA. Homeschooling first introduced him to the ideas of classical liberalism in his younger years, and he later decided to join the Libertarian Party in order to fight for liberty in California. Brandon ran for the California State Assembly, District 4 seat in 2018. He beat two other candidates in the Primary and went on to the General Election, where he took over 40,000 votes. Brandon currently serves as the Vice Chair of the Libertarian Party of Solano County, of which he is a founding member. In April of 2019, Brandon was elected as the first Northern Area Coordinator for the Libertarian Party of California. Brandon’s main focuses as Northern Area Coordinator are growing affiliates, membership, supporting future candidates, and building greater cohesion in his Area.