Endorsements

I am proud to have the endorsement of the following individuals and organizations.

State Elected Officials

Fiona Ma, California State Treasurer

Malia Cohen, Chair, State Board of Equalization, District 2 

Connie Leyva, State Senator and Chair of the California Legislative Women’s Caucus

Scott Wiener, State Senator

Becky Morgan, Former State Senator 

Cecilia Aguiar-Curry, Assemblymember

Rebecca Bauer-Kahan, Assemblymember 

Marc Berman, Assemblymember

Tasha Boerner Horvath, Assemblymember

Kansen Chu, Assemblymember

Laura Friedman, Assemblymember and Chair of the Assembly Natural Resources Committee

Monique Limón, Assemblymember and Vice-Chair of the California Legislative Women's Caucus

Patrick O'Donnell, Assemblymember and Chair of the Assembly Education Committee

Luz Rivas, Assemblymember

Mark Stone, Assemblymember

Susan Bonilla, Former Assemblymember

Tom Torlakson, Former CA Superintendent of Public Instruction

Delaine Eastin, Former CA Superintendent of Public Instruction

SD 13 City & County Elected Officials 

Susan Ellenberg, Supervisor, County of Santa Clara

Carlos Bolanos, Sheriff, County of San Mateo

Juan Raigoza, Controller, San Mateo County

Susan Alvaro, Member, San Mateo County Board of Education

Hector Camacho, Member, San Mateo County Board of Education

Beverly Gerard, Member, Member, San Mateo County Board of Education

Karen Schwartz, Member, San Mateo County Community College District

Tom Mohr, Former Member, San Mateo County Community College District

Zoe Kersteen-Tucker, Member, Mid-Peninsula Regional Open Space Board

Virginia Chang Kiraly, Commissioner, San Mateo Harbor District, President, Menlo Park Fire District

Robert Bernardo, Former San Mateo County Harbor Commissioner 

Rose Filicetti, Member, Santa Cruz County Board of Education

Warren Lieberman, Mayor, Belmont

Davina Hurt, Member, Belmont City Council

Charles Stone, Vice Mayor, Belmont City Council

Julia Mates, Member, Belmont City Council

Tom McCune, Member, Belmont City Council

John Violet, Treasurer, Belmont

Dave Bauer, Former Member, Belmont City Council

Madison Davis, Member, Brisbane City Council

Cliff Lentz, Member, Brisbane City Council

Lori Liu, Former Mayor, Brisbane

Emily Beach, Mayor, Burlingame

Marnie Mendoza, Mayor, Colfax

Melanie Bagby, Mayor, Cloverdale

Glenn Sylvester, Mayor, Daly City 

Lisa Gauthier, Member, East Palo Alto City Council

Rochelle Pardue-Okimoto, Member, El Cerrito City Council

Gabriel Quinto, Member, El Cerrito City Council

Sanjay Gehani, Vice Mayor, Foster City 

Richa Awasthi, Member, Foster City Council

Deborah Penrose, Member, Half Moon Bay City Council

Debbie Ruddock, Member, Half Moon Bay City Council

Allan Alifano, Former Mayor, Half Moon Bay

Marina Fraser, Former Mayor, Half Moon Bay

John H. "Farmer John" Muller, former Mayor, Half Moon Bay

Laurence May, Member, Town of Hillsborough Council

Marico Sayoc, Member, Los Gatos Town Council

Anne Schneider, Vice Mayor, Millbrae

Yvonne Martinez Beltran, Mayor Pro Tem, Morgan Hill

John McAlister, Member, Mountain View City Council

Mike Kasperzak, Former Mayor, Mountain View

Sue Beckmeyer, Mayor Pro Tem, Pacifica

Mike O’Neill, Member, Pacifica City Council

Adrian Fine, Mayor, Palo Alto 

Liz Kniss, Member, Palo Alto City Council

Judy Kleinberg, Former Mayor, Palo Alto

Betsy Bechtel, Former Palo Alto Mayor & Former Foothill DeAnza Community College Board Member 

John Richards, Member, Portola Valley Town Council

Ann Wengert, Member, Portola Valley Town Council

Maryann Moise Derwin, Vice Mayor, Portola Valley

Diane Howard, Mayor, Redwood City

Alicia Aguirre, Member, Redwood City Council

Janet Borgens, Member, Redwood City Council

Giselle Hale, Member, Redwood City Council

Richard Claire, Former Mayor, Redwood City

John Seybert, Former Mayor, Redwood City

Ron Collins, Mayor, San Carlos

Laura Parmer-Lohan, Vice Mayor, San Carlos

Sara McDowell, Member, San Carlos City Council

Chappie Jones, Vice-Mayor, San Jose

Sergio Jimenez, Member, San Jose City Council

Ron Gonzales, Former Mayor, San Jose

Joe Goethals, Mayor, San Mateo 

Rick Bonilla, Member, San Mateo City Council

Amourence Lee, Member, San Mateo City Council

Kathy Watanabe, Member, Santa Clara City Council

Mark Nagales, Member, South San Francisco City Council

Gustav Larsson, Member, Sunnyvale City Council

Nancy Smith, Member, Sunnyvale City Council

Mo Mulheren, Member, Ukiah

Jesse Loren, Member, Winters City Council

Ned Fluet, Mayor, Woodside Town Council

Jerry Shefren, MD Vice President, Sequoia Healthcare District

Rafael Avendaño, Member, Sequoia Healthcare District

Aaron Nayfack, MD Member, Sequoia Healthcare District

Suvarna Bhopale, Vice President, Belmont Redwood Shores School District Board of Trustees

Rahila Passi, President, Belmont Redwood Shores School District Board of Trustees

Amy Koo, Member, Belmont Redwood Shores School District Board of Trustees

Samuel Leinbach, Member, Belmont Redwood Shores School District Board of Trustees

Davina Drabkin, Member, Burlingame School District Board of Trustees

Freya McCamant, Member, Cabrillo Unified School District Board

Lorien Cunningham, Member, Cupertino Union School District Board of Trustees

Peter Landsberger, Member, Foothill-De Anza Community College Board of Trustees

Bruce Swenson, Former President, Foothill-De Anza Community College Board of Trustees

Naomi Nakano-Matsumoto, Member, Fremont Union High School Board of Trustees 

Bill Wilson, Member, Fremont Union High School District Board of Trustees

Ann Crosbie, Member, Fremont Unified School District Board of Trustees

Lara Calvert, Former Member, Fremont Unified School District Board of Trustees

Don Geddis, President, Hillsborough City School District Board of Trustees

Lynne Esselstein, Member, Hillsborough City School District Board of Trustees

Greg Dannis, Clerk, Hillsborough City School District Board of Trustees

Shakeel Ali, Vice President, Jefferson Elementary School Board

Clayton Koo, Member, Jefferson Elementary School District Board of Trustees

Manufou Liaiga Anoa'i, Member, Jefferson Elementary School District Board of Trustees

Maybelle Manio, Member, Jefferson Elementary School District Board of Trustees

Kalimah Salahuddin, Vice President, Jefferson Union High School District Board of Trustees

Rosie Tejada, Member, Jefferson Union High School District Board of Trustees

Andy Lie, Member, Jefferson Union High School District Board of Trustees

Leslie Airola-Murveit, Former President, Las Lomitas Elementary School District Governing Board

Maria Mascaro Doktorczyk, Former President, Las Lomitas Elementary School District Governing Board

Vaishali Sirkay, Member, Los Altos School District Board of Trustees

Fiona Walter, President, Mountain View Los Altos High School District Board of Trustees

Sanjay Dave, Vice President, Mountain View Los Altos High School District Board of Trustees

Debbie Torok, Clerk, Mountain View Los Altos High School District Board of Trustees

Joe Mitchner, Member, Mountain View Los Altos High School District Board of Trustees

Laura Blakely, Member, Mountain View Whisman School District Board of Trustees

Ellen Wheeler, Member, Mountain View Whisman School District Board of Trustees

Devon Conley, Member, Mountain View Whisman School District Board of Trustees

Elizabeth Bredall, President, Pacifica School Board

Melissa Baten Caswell, Member, Palo Alto Unified School District Board of Trustees

Jennifer DiBrienza, Member, Palo Alto Unified School District Board of Trustees

Heidi Emberling, former Member, Palo Alto Unified School District Board of Trustees

Pamela D. Jones, former Ravenswood City School District Board of Trustees 

Maria Diaz-Slocum, Member, Redwood City School District Board of Trustees

Janet Lawson, Member, Redwood City School District Board of Trustees

Alisa MacAvoy, Member, Redwood City School District Board of Trustees

Cecilia Marquez, Member Redwood City School District Board of Trustees

Dennis McBride, Vice-President, Redwood City School District Board of Trustees

Teri Chavez, President, San Bruno Park School Board of Trustees

Kevin Martinez, Member, San Bruno Park School Board of Trustees

Jodi Muirhead, Vice-President, Santa Clara Unified School District Board of Trustees

Eirene Chen, Member, San Carlos School District Board of Trustees

Carol Elliott, Clerk, San Carlos School District Board of Trustees

Neil Layton, Member, San Carlos School District Board of Trustees

Michelle Nayfack, Member, San Carlos School District Board of Trustees

Daina Lujan, President, South San Francisco Unified School District Board of Trustees

Eddie Flores, Member, South San Francisco School District Board of Trustees

Patricia Murray, Member, South San Francisco School District Board of Trustees

Kathryn Ramirez, Vice President, Salinas Elementary School Board of Trustees

Noelia Corzo, Vice President, San Mateo-Foster City School District Board of Trustees

Kenneth Chin, Member, San Mateo-Foster City School District Board of Trustees

Audrey Ng, Member, San Mateo-Foster City School District Board of Trustees

Alison Proctor, San Mateo-Foster-City School District Board of Trustees

Shara Watkins, President, San Mateo-Foster City School District Board of Trustees

Ed Coady, Former Member, San Mateo-Foster City School District

Nancy Kohn Hsieh, Former Member, San Mateo-Foster City School District Board of Trustees

Greg Land, Member, San Mateo Union High School District Board of Trustees

Linda Lees-Dwyer, Member, San Mateo Union High School District Board of Trustees

Georgia Jack, President, Sequoia Union High School District Board of Trustees

Carrie DuBois, Member, Sequoia Union High School District Board of Trustees

Chris Thomsen, Member, Sequoia Union High School District Board of Trustees

Don Gibson, former Member, Sequoia Union High School District Board of Trustees

Reid Myers, Member, Sunnyvale School District Board of Trustees

Michelle Maginot, Member, Sunnyvale School District Board of Trustees

Nancy Newkirk, Member, Sunnyvale School District Board of Trustees

Appointed Officials

Michael Kirst, former President of California State Board of Education

Nicole Adler, Councilmember, State Council on Developmental Disabilities

Katie Ferrick, Former Menlo Park Planning Commissioner

Steven Lee, Palo Alto Human Relations Commissioner 

Margaret Becker, Redwood City Housing and Human Concerns Committee

Lisa Hicks-Dumanske, Redwood City Library Board

Pablo Lopez, Redwood City Parks Recreation and Community Services Commissioner

Nancy Radcliffe, Redwood City Planning Commissioner

Rick Hunter, Redwood City Planning Commissioner

Mike Smith, Redwood City Planning Commissioner

Connie Guerrero, former Redwood City Planning Commissioner

Ralph Garcia, Chair, Redwood City Port Commissioner

Lorianna Kastrop, Redwood City Port Commissioner

Jason Galisatus, former Chair, Redwood City Transportation Advisory Committee

LaShonda Kennedy, Chair, Redwood City Transportation Advisory Committee

Alexander Melendrez, San Bruno Parks and Recreation Commissioner

Mike Etheridge, Chair, San Mateo Planning Commission

Harini Krishnan, San Mateo County Arts Commissioner

Richard Mehlinger, Chair, Sunnyvale Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commission

Eric Heins, former CTA President

Anika Huisman, Vice President, Sequoia High School Associated Student Body

Organizations

California Democratic Legislative Women's Caucus

 

California Medical Association

 

California Young Democrats

 

Consumer Attorneys of California

 

Dean Democratic Club of Silicon Valley

 

DemFems

 

Democratic Activists for Women Now (DAWN) 

 

Equality California

 

Fund Her

 

International Union of Elevator Constructors Local 8


National Women's Political Caucus

 

Peninsula for Everyone


Peninsula Young Democrats 

 

Labor

 

California Federation of Teachers 

 

California Labor Federation

 

California School Employees Association

 

California Teachers Association

 

AFSCME District Council 57

 

Bricklayers, Tilelayers and Allied Craftworkers Local 3

 

District Council 16 International Union of Painters and Allied Trades

 

IBEW Local 617

 

Jefferson Elementary Federation of Teachers Local 3267

 

Northern California Carpenters

 

Operating Engineers Local 3

 

San Mateo County Firefighters Local 2400

 

Sheet Metal Workers Local 104


Sprinkler Fitters Union Local 483

Community Leaders

Anne Anderson

Mike Aydelott

Cathy Baird

Ann Berljafa

Ed Berljafa

Nadia Bledsoe

Leslie Braun

Mark Brickman

Julie Brenner

Gayle Brugler

Patricia Brown

Nancy Calibjo

David Captain

Elaine Captain

Sheila Cepero

Andy Cheng

Thida Cornes

Alana Corso

Janet Pepe Davis

Kirk Dryden

Sue Dryden

Mike Etheridge

Ruth Ferguson

Rich Ferrick

Clare Friday

Emilie Gatfield 

Jason Galisatus

TJ Glauthier

Tony Gundogdu 

Lorri Holzberg

Gjalt Huisman

Stacy Huisman

Nori Jabba

Abi Karlin-Resnick

Carol Kuiper

Karen Latina

Henry Lie

Ember Lin-Sperry

Nick Lochrie

Neil MacAvoy

Matt MacNeil

Jessica Meunier

Karl Mittelstadt

Barrett Moore 

Marsha Jones Moutrie

Naomi Nakano-Matsumoto

Lisa Nash

Kari Nevil-Brown

Holly Newman

Ann Notthoff

Brigid O'Farrell

Ben Packer

Mary Morrissey Parden

Elaine Park

Kathy Parmer-Lohan

Amy Pearl

Susie Peyton

Arjav Rawal

Carol Rhodes

Sherri Rose

Zack Ross 

Marni Rubin 

Peter Saletta

Pam Salvatierra

Doug Sinton

Wendy Sinton

Tessa Solomon

Susan Speicher

Tara Sreekrishnan

Jay Strauss

Joyce Strauss

Rhea Subramanian

Barb Swenson

Joanna Tasch

Dan Taylor

Cari Templeton

Laura Teutschel

Linda Teutschel

Kathy Torgersen

Ron Turiello

Paula Uccelli 

Olenka Villarreal

Jo Volkert

John Volkert

Barbara Windham

Jackie Wheeler

Marilyn Wolper

 

 

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