Shefali Razdan Duggal is a member of President Barack Obama’s National Finance Committee (NFC) for the 2012 Presidential reelection campaign, a Co-Chair for Obama Victory Trustees (OVT) and a member of the Northern California Finance Committee for President Barack Obama, having raised well over $1 million for the President. Shefali is a member of the Credentials Standing Committee for the 2012 Democratic National Convention and is an At-Large Delegate to the Convention from the State of California. She is a member of the Democratic National Committee’s National Finance Committee and is currently on the White House Council of Women & Girls, chaired by President Barack Obama’s Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett. Shefali is also a member of the Democratic National Committee Asian American Leadership Council, the DNC National Steering Committee and the Majority Council of EMILY’s List, an organization dedicated to electing Democratic women to all levels of government.
Shefali is involved with Human Rights Watch, California Committee North and is also on the National Advisory Board of Doctors for America. In addition, Shefali currently works on various U.S. Senate and Congressional campaigns throughout the country. Previously, Shefali was active in Senator Barack Obama’s Presidential campaign where she was a Trustee for the DNC South Asian American Leadership Council.
Shefali is a Presidential Appointee (President Barack Obama) to the United States Holocaust Memorial Council, which oversees the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington D.C., for a term expiring January 15, 2018.
Born in India, Shefali grew up in Cincinnati OH, receiving her Bachelors in Mass Communication (minor in Political Science) from Miami University (Oxford OH) and her Masters in Political Communication from New York University. Shefali has lived in Chicago, Boston and New York, and currently resides in San Francisco with her husband and two children.