OC Veteran and Worker Rights Leader Nick Berardino Backs Ashleigh Aitken for Anaheim Mayor

Anaheim, CA—Nick Berardino, a long-standing leader in Orange County on veteran’s issues and worker rights, has endorsed Ashleigh Aitken for Anaheim Mayor.

Berardino served with honor as a Marine in the Vietnam War and was the general manager of the Orange County Employees Association (OCEA) for more than decade. He and Aitken served together on the OC Fair Board where they worked to open the Heroes Hall museum in 2016 and the Table of Dignity tribute to farm workers earlier this year.

“Ashleigh worked tirelessly to build Heroes Hall in Orange County to honor our veterans and their families,” said Nick Berardino, veteran and worker rights leader. “She’s a respected leader for our veterans and an experienced champion for the people of Anaheim.”

While serving as president of the Orange County Bar Association, Ashleigh established the Veterans & Military Committee to focus on providing pro bono services to our veterans and military families.