Nikki Dalupang is the governmental relations and advocacy assistant in the University of California (UC) Office of Federal Governmental Relations (FGR), a position she has held since March 2020. In this role, Nikki provides administrative, legislative and advocacy support to the UC FGR team. Prior to joining UC FGR, Nikki was a tutor and a campaign lead at the Korean Resource Center where she helped organize projects in the Orange County, CA community focused on increasing voter registration and engagement. Nikki is a graduate of UC Irvine, where she received her B.A. in political science. While at UC Irvine, she worked as a resident advisor, served as the assistant legislative director and then legislative director of the Associated Students of UC Irvine, and was the government relations chair of the UC Student Association.