Todd Sargent leads cross-industry management consulting solutions in transformative strategic collaboration, change enablement, organization design and strategy, talent management, quality assurance and process improvement as a Principal for North Highland, a global consulting firm. Todd has worked to shape and engage global organizations, improve collaboration and build internal change capabilities, particularly in information technology and operations.
Through professional experience with clients that have included some of the largest employers in the county: DIRECTV, Raytheon, Toyota Motor Sales USA, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Walt Disney Company, AT&T and others, he can translate that skill set to help improve the responsiveness, efficiency, and quality of services delivered by the City of Los Angeles to the public.
He attended the University of California, Los Angeles, where he continues to be involved as an alumni leader through the UCLA Alumni Association. He is active in the community as a member of the Northeast Democratic Club, Stonewall Democrats, and Democrats for Neighborhood Action (DNA). He was a member of the National Finance Committee for the 2012 Obama/Biden campaign, where he also served as a National Co-Chair of Young Professionals for Obama. He is a member of the LGBT Victory Fund Campaign Board and has previously been the Chair of the Change LA Committee for Liberty Hill Foundation. He has previously served as an appointee to the Industrial Development Authority (IDA) for the City of Los Angeles.