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Francisco Domenech’s political career and success

Francisco Domenech’s political career and success

The name Francisco Domenech is a big name in the political field in the United States and Puerto Rico. Francisco graduated from the University of Puerto Rico with a degree in political science. He later enrolled in the same University again and got his JD.

Francisco’s political career journey

While a student at the University of Puerto Rico, Francisco dabbled in politics. He was the student body president as well as a member of the University’s Academic Senate. This marked the beginning of what he terms as a political adventure. Francisco Domenech became more acquainted with politics after graduating. He partook in a number of political ventures including fundraising, policy development, voter registration activities, canvassing, and a number of campaigns.

He was a former director of the Office of Legislative Services in Puerto Rico for three years beginning 2005. During this time, his job description included the provision of legal services, overseeing in-house work and management of the council, supervision as well as representation of the Senate’s interests. In 2007, Domenech became a member of the Democratic National Committee. His role was representing the young Democrats in America. He stayed with the committee for five years two of which he was the Vice President for Development after spending three years as the National Committeeman. Read this article at Caribbean Business to know more.

Francisco Domenech’s role in US politics

During the 2008 and 2016 election period, Francisco represented Hillary Clinton in his campaign in Puerto Rico. He coordinated fundraisers to raise money for the campaigns nationwide and made a name for himself in the process. He was appointed the chair of the Hillblazers movement, a movement that sought to provide a platform for activists, young voters, professionals, and students, during the Hillary campaigns. He played a major role in Hillary’s win in the primary polls in Puerto Rico both in 2008 and 2016.

He has also served in the previous four National Democratic Conventions as a delegate.

Francisco Domenech and the Politank Firm

Politank is a law firm that deals with government affairs. The firm specializes in mapping out strategies that are meant to represent private interests in the government. Francisco Domenech serves in the firm currently as a Managing Partner.

Learn more: https://www.linkedin.com/in/francisco-domenech-307b32141

A Brief History of Francisco Domenech

Francisco Domenech was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico on April 29, 1978. During his childhood and parts of his adolescence, he lived in Ocala, Florida where he attended Blessed Trinity Catholic School and Forest High School. It wasn’t until he was 18 that he would return to his home country to matriculate at the University of Puerto Rico. While living on their Rio Pedras campus, Dr. Francisco Domenech served as the student body president of the university’s school of social sciences during his junior year of college. He would later go on to serve as an academic senator and the president of the General Student Body Council during his senior year. After graduating with a BA, he went to study for a time at University College London.

However, he eventually returned to UPR to enroll in their law school where he would eventually graduate and earn his JD. Upon graduation, he went on to serve as a member of the Democratic National Committee in 2007. Although, he was forced to resign that seat in 2012 amid allegations of domestic violence. He was subsequently arrested but was later released due to lack of evidence. In 2008, he served as the deputy campaign manager for Hillary Clinton during her unsuccessful run for the white house, although she did poll much higher in Puerto Rico than her Democratic opponent, Barack Obama. He then served as her primary campaign manager in 2016. Read this Article at washingtonpost.com.

Once again, she polled higher than her Democratic opponent but, unfortunately, came up short in the general election. He has, however, found some political success when he served as the campaign manager for Jennifer Gonzalez’s successful bid to become Puerto Rico’s youngest and first female resident commissioner. This enabled her to represent the nation’s population before the United States Congress. He also served as the Director of the Office of Legislative services from 2005 to 2008. While serving in this position, he managed to turn a profit for all three fiscal years and managed a staff of 130 employees. He also oversaw 800 different pieces of legislation so it’s clear he’s successful. View: https://angel.co/francisco-domenech?public_profile=1

 

The academic life and contributions of Francisco Domenech

Mr. Francisco Domenech was born on April 29th, 1978 in San Juan in Puerto Rico. Mr. Domenech spent most of his childhood years in Ocala, Florida where he attended the Blessed Trinity School which was a Catholic school. Later on, he went to Forest High School. After completing his high school studies, he joined the University of Puerto Rico where he graduated twice with a Juris Doctor and a B.A in Political Science degree.

During his campus years, he managed to serve under different positions. He served as the Student Body President from 1998 to 1999 of the UPR College of Social Sciences. As from 1999 to 2000, he served as the president of the Student Body Council, and at the same time, he served as the Academic Senator prior to serving in the Academic Senate of the UPR Rio Piedras Campus. In 2002 and 2003, Domenech participated twice in the International Law Moot Court competition on behalf of the School of Law at UPR where he managed to complete as one of the top 15 of the finalists. Visit slideshare.net to learn more.

In the years 2006, 2008, 2012 and 2016, Domenech has attended the Democratic National Convention as a delegate. Mr. Domenech held the position as a committee member of the Democratic National Committee for more than half a decade, representing YDA, Young Democratic National Committee as their committeeman; in the 2008 and 20012 Conventions, Mr. Domenech represented YDA as a superdelegate.

Mr. Domenech served as a whip for the delegation of Puerto Rico. In the 2016 primary campaign that occurred in Puerto Rico, Domenech served as the top fundraiser of Hillary Clinton in the U.S where he attended the Democratic Convention for the fourth time, after his election as a Delegate to represent the Senatorial District of Bayamon.

As Mr.FranciscoDomenech served as a managing partner at POLITANK, he has also contributed actively to different philanthropy endeavors like the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute, the Clinton Foundation, the Museum of Art of Puerto Rico, the Washington Center for Internships & Academic Seminars, Museo de Arte de Ponce, the Scholarship Fund of TASIS Dorado, and the Hispanic Heritage Foundation.

Read more:http://caribbeanbusiness.com/2016-class-of-40-under-40-awardees-sets-a-high-bar/