Ian Thompson

img572_adjusted.jpgIan Thompson is the Communications Director for Councilmember Krekorian. He oversees public and media relations, including the production and publication of the Councilmember’s newsletter, website and social media.

Before joining the Council District 2 team, Ian worked for the Service Employees International Union, Local 721, the largest public sector union in Southern California, representing Los Angeles City and County employees. He is a licensed attorney, who clerked for a federal judge, and practiced labor, employment, civil rights and immigration law for years.

After growing up in rural Iowa, Ian moved to the big city and never looked back. He graduated from Northwestern University’s School of Communications and the Pepperdine University School of Law. He lives in the City of Los Angeles with his spouse and three young, highly energetic sons.

To contact Ian, email ian.thompson@lacity.org or call 213-473-7002.