Join Henry Stern


Henry Stern is an educator and environmental attorney, who most recently served as senior advisor to California State Senator Fran Pavley. In that capacity, he helped craft legislation to address climate change, fracking, the drought, teacher shortages, and women's health.  He also spearheaded the Senator’s ongoing efforts to clean up the SoCal Gas leak in Porter Ranch with SB 380.

A graduate of Harvard University and UC Berkeley Law, Henry has public and private sector experience in education, the environment, and infrastructure investment. Prior to serving the 27th District, he served as counsel to Congressman Henry Waxman on the House Energy & Commerce Committee, helped businesses construct clean energy projects, taught civics, advocated for juvenile justice, and founded a tech incubator.

Henry also teaches law at UCLA, volunteers at the Boys & Girls Club, and is a member of the Santa Monica Mountains Conservancy Advisory Committee, the Jewish Federation, and the Truman National Security Project.
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Upcoming Events

  1. October 5 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Forum – Greater Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce
    Location: California Lutheran University
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  2. October 6 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Forum – Community Foundation for Oak Park
    Location: Oak Park High School
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  3. October 18 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    Forum – Los Angeles County Regional Center
    Location: New Horizons Center
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  • Welcome back to my website! As you probably heard by now, we emerged from the June 7th primary election with more votes than anyother Democratic candidate. I’m honored to be the Democratic nominee going into the November Election — and I’m proud to be supported by a broad coalition of both Democratic and Republican local elected leaders, firefighters, teachers, nurses, deputies, highway patrol officers, environmental and neighborhood leaders. This diverse coalition binds us across party lines, voters young and old, … read more

  • “Planned Parenthood Advocacy Project Los Angeles County is confident that Henry Stern would be a strong advocate for women’s health in Sacramento. He is 100% supportive of protecting and increasing access to the critical care that women rely on at Planned Parenthood health centers — including birth control, cancer screenings, and safe, legal abortion. “Californians are fortunate to have several strong, 100% pro-women’s health candidates running in SD 27, including Henry Stern.” — Celinda Vazquez, VP of External Affairs for … read more