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San Mateo County, CA November 3, 2009 Election
 Smart Voter Robert J. Silano

Candidate for
Board Member; Menlo Park Fire Protection District

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: Chief, Threat Intelligence/ Senior Intelligence Analyst
  • MS Education; Admin/Supervision, FIU, Miami, Fl.
  • FBI National Academy; Class 158; BS Criminal Justice, FIU, Miami, Fl
  • Former City of Menlo Park Commissioner
  • NASA Ames Research Center: Protective Services Section/ DART : Disaster Assistance and Rescue Team (Investigator, Training Manager)
  • California Emergency Management Agency (2006 to Present) Chief, Threat Intelligence assigned to the NCRIC San Francisco, CA.
  • United States Department of Justice: Drug Enforcement Administration: Retired Supervisor/Manager/ Special Agent : Former City of Miami Police Officer
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Have the Menlo Park Fire Protection District completed and approved labor contract with the union
  • Prepare an evaluation of all personnel and equipment needs of the fire district.
  • Balanced Budget: Resolve the CALPERS issue as it relates to payments from the district.
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Key Endorsements
  • Greg Munks, Sheriff, San Mateo County: Ira Ruskin, Jerry Hill CA. Assembly
  • The Menlo Park Firefighters Association: The San Mateo County Labor Council
  • Director's Ollie Brown, Peter Ohtaki, Menlo Park Fire Protection District
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Position Papers
Questions and Answers Provided to the Menlo Park Almanac on 9/24
A request from the Menlo Park Almanac to answer questions for their interview.
Letter to the Editor of the Menlo Park Almanac
Letter provided to the Almanac regarding their endorsements for the Menlo Park Fire Protection District
Questions and Answers Provided to The Daily News
Questions and Answers Provided to the Daily News
Campaign Contact Information

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