Lex serves as the Policy Director for Councilwoman Monica Rodriguez.

Lex brings 15 years of experience in labor, education, communications, and public affairs to Team MRod. She’s played various roles within the labor sector in Southern California, including positions with the Southwest Regional Council of Carpenters, SEIU and UNITE HERE. Prior to joining the Councilwoman’s team, Lex was a Vice President at a prominent public affairs firm.

Lex holds a Juris Doctor from California Western School of Law, a Master of Science in Teaching from Fordham University, and a Maîtrise from L’Institut Catholique de Paris. Early in her career, she worked as a public school teacher and administrator in the South Bronx. She earned her Bachelor of Arts from the American University of Paris.

Born and raised in NYC, Lex is proud to call Los Angeles home and enjoys exploring the City and its amazing restaurants.

Lex can be reached by emailing lex.olbrei@lacity.org or by calling (213) 473-7007.