Endorsements

Proudly endorsed by state and local leaders, including:

Organizations
California Legislative Black Caucus
California Nurses Association
Contra Costa Building and Construction Trades Council
Contra Costa Firefighters Local 1230
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers L.U. 302
International Federation of Professional and Technical Engineers Local 20                                                                                Iron Workers Local 378
John George Democratic Club
United Association of Plumbers and Steamfitters Local 159
United Association of Plumbers and Steamfitters Local 342 

Elected Leaders
Mark DeSaulnier, United States Congressman
Tom Torlakson, State Superintendent of Public Instruction of California
Fiona Ma, Member, State Board of Equalization
Holly Mitchell, State Senator
Tony Thurmond, Assemblymember
Chris Holden, Assemblymember
Dr. Shirley Weber, Assemblymember
Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher, Assemblymember
Kevin McCarty, Assemblymember
Mike Gipson, Assemblymember
Reggie Jones Sawyer Sr., Assemblymember
Sandré Swanson, Former Assemblymember
Gabriel Quinto, Mayor, City of El Cerrito
Genoveva Calloway, Mayor, City of San Pablo
Cecilia Valdez, Councilmember, City of San Pablo
Maureen Toms, Councilmember, City of Pinole
Janet Abelson, Councilmember, City of El Cerrito
Paul Fadelli Councilmember, City of El Cerrito
Roland Esquivias, Councilmember, City of Hercules
Jael Myrick, Councilmember, City of Richmond
Nick Pilch, Councilmember, City of Albany

Mark Friedman Former Mayor, City of El Cerrito
Alex Griffin, California Community Colleges Board of Governors Member
Madeline Kronenberg, West Contra Costa School Board Member
Mister Phillips, West Contra Costa School Board Member
John Marquez, Contra Costa College Board Member
Joyce Jackson, Former Mayor, City of Albany Carole Kennerly, Former Vice Mayor, City of Berkeley

The Rumford Family

Dr. William Byron Rumford, Jr. and Mrs. Rumford, family of William Byron Rumford Sr., the first African American Assemblymember from Northern California

 

Community Leaders, Activists, Teachers and Nurses
Alyssa Kang, Community Activist
Anne E. Stewart, Community Activist
Andrew Werner, Community Member
Candy Diaz, Writer
Eric Koch, RN
Fran Morabito, Business Owner, Kensington
Frank G. Bartuska, RN
Georgina Edwards, Human Relations Commissioner, El Cerrito
Greg Crump, Financial Advisory Board Member, El Cerrito
Helen Dickey, Community Activist
Irene M. LaChance, RN
Kathleen Ray, Teacher
Kathryn Pielage, RN
Khai Nguyen, Associate Director, UC Berkeley
Malina Markowitz, RN
Marjorie Kase, Community Member
Marlene Keller, Financial Advisory Board Member, El Cerrito
Marta Dragos, Retired Teacher
Melane Case, RN
Miriam E. Benford, RN
Mollie E. Hazen, Crime Prevention Committee Chair, El Cerrito
Nancy Donovan, Retired RN
Nicholas Ching DDS, Business Owner, El Cerrito
Pamela O'Leary, Community Member
Reiko Furuya Sales, RN
Sage Sewell, RN
Sandy Nelson, RN
Sarah Peterson, Community College Instructor
Scott Kagawa, Former Chair, Economic Development Commission, El Cerrito
Thomas Eusterbrock, MD
Tim Ikeda, Retired Teacher
Todd Schultz, RN
Vanessa Jay Hill, CPA
Veronica Medina-Ross, Environmental Science Teacher
Victoria Lynn Curtis, Realtor
Violeta Luna-Jones , RN
Vivian Ngyuen, Business Owner, El Cerrito
Gay Gale, RN
Mike Brannan, CNA
Patricia Durham, Community Activist
Salene Castaneda, Artist
Thomas Harrison, Community Member