Samuel Molina was born and raised in Fresno, CA. One of his greatest inspirations is his mother, after realizing her struggle and what it took for her to raise a family out of poverty, he has decided to dedicate his life to ensuring that no one else have to live that way as well. Samuel started with Mi Familia Vota in April 2014, where he has risen through the ranks from lead organizer to the California State director.
Since 2014, MFV-CA has registered over 30,000 voters and assisted over 1,000 legal permanent residents in obtaining information for citizenship/complete their N-400 applications. Samuel joined the United States Marine Corps Reserve in May 2008 and completed his service as a Corporal. Samuel graduated from Fresno City College and earned a bachelor’s degree in Criminology in 2010 from California State University, Fresno.
After receiving his degree, Samuel decided that educating his community was the best way to serve it and decided to pursue a career in politics. He believes that the community benefits the most when more people vote and are engaged in local politics. Samuel remains committed to creating new leaders and uniting his community.