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Santa Clara County, CA June 6, 2006 Election
Smart Voter Additional Endorsements for Ken Yeager

Candidate for
County Supervisor; County of Santa Clara; Supervisorial District 4

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Santa Clara County Democratic Party
Democratic Activists for Women Now (DAWN)
Moorpark Democratic Club
Silicon Valley Asian Pacific American Democratic Club (SVAPADC)
Silicon Valley LGBT Democratic Club
Silicon Valley Young Democrats
San Jose Silicon Valley Chamber of Commerce (COMPAC)
San Jose Teachers Association - PAC (SJTA-PAC)
South Bay AFL-CIO Labor Council (COPE)
Local 715, Service Employees International Union (SEIU)
Bay Area Municipal Elections Committee (BAYMEC)
County Employees Management Association (CEMA)
Police Officers Research Association of California (PORAC)
San Jose Police Officers Association (SJPOA)
Santa Clara County Deputy Sheriffs Association
California Apartment Association, Tri-County Division
Rose Garden Neighborhood Preservation Association
Log Cabin Republicans

U. S. House of Representatives
Anna Eshoo
Don Edwards, retired

State of California
Steve Westly, California State Controller
Liz Figueroa, State Senator
Christine Kehoe, State Senator
Sheila Kuehl, State Senator
Carole Migden, State Senator
Rebecca Cohn, State Assemblymember
Joe Coto, State Assemblymember
Alberto Torrico, State Assemblymember
Jackie Goldberg, State Assemblymember
John Laird, State Assemblymember
Mark Leno, State Assemblymember
John Dutra, former State Assemblymember
Dan McCorquodale, former State Senator
Jerry Hiura, Member, California Arts Council

Santa Clara County
Don Gage, Santa Clara County Supervisor
Michael Blackman, Caltrain Citizens Advisory Committee
Dennis Chiu, Santa Clara County Planning Commission
Jay Choi, Moscow Sister County Commission
Debra Dake, Santa Clara County Human Relations Commission
Fred Ferrer, FIRST Five Commission
Rebecca Gallardo-Serrano, Santa Clara County Planning Commission
Toan Le, Santa Clara County Human Relations Commission
Julie Lind, Santa Clara County Commission on the Status of Women
Steve Preminger, Chair, Santa Clara County Democratic Party
Robert Sillen, Executive Director, Valley Medical Center (VMC)
Susie Wilson, former Santa Clara County Supervisor

City of San Jose
Susan Hammer, former Mayor
Janet Gray Hayes, former Mayor
Cindy Chavez, Vice Mayor
Nora Campos, Councilmember
Nancy Pyle, Councilmember
Forrest Williams, Councilmember
John Diquisto, former Councilmember
Iola Williams, former Councilmember

City of Campbell
Barbara Conant, former Mayor
David Keller, President, Rotary Club of Campbell & San Jose West
Mike Kotowski, former Mayor
Susan Mayer, Campbell Union School Trustee
Margie Mitchell, Campbell Union High School Trustee
John Salberg, Campbell Union High School District
Dr. Johanna VanderMolen, Superintendent, Campbell Union School District

City of Santa Clara
Rod Diridon, Sr., former Santa Clara County Supervisor
Jamie McLeod, Santa Clara City Councilmember, former Vice Mayor
Jackie Moore, Santa Clara Cultural Advisory Commission

School Board Trustees
Pearl Cheng, Cupertino Union School Trustee
Pam Foley, San Jose Unified School Trustee
Paul Fong, Foothill/DeAnza Community College Trustee
Maria Fuentes, San Jose/Evergreen Community College Trustee
Rich Garcia, San Jose Unified School Trustee
Avie Katz, Fremont Union High School Trustee
John Lindner, Franklin-McKinley School Trustee
Craig Mann, East Side Union High School Trustee
Rudy Nasol, Berryessa Union School Trustee
Lan Nguyen, East Side Union High School Trustee
Randy Okamura, San Jose/Evergreen Community College Trustee
Sue Pyne, Cambrian School Trustee
George Shirakawa, Jr., East Side Union High School Trustee
Buu Thai, Franklin-McKinley School Trustee

Other Elected Officials
Tom Ammiano, San Francisco County Supervisor
LaDoris Cordell, Palo Alto City Council
Paul Correa, Gilroy City Council
Kevin Dowling, Hayward City Council
Tony Estremera, Director, Santa Clara Valley Water District
Debbie Giordano, Milpitas City Council
Armando Gomez, Milpitas Vice Mayor
Rich Gordon, San Mateo County Supervisor
Jerry Hill, San Mateo County Supervisor
Patrick Kwok, Cupertino Mayor
Otto Lee, Sunnyvale Vice Mayor
Bob Livengood, Milpitas City Council
Matt Neely, Mountain View Mayor
Greg Sellers, Morgan Hill City Council
Greg Zlotnick, Director, Santa Clara Valley Water District

Educators & School Volunteers
Larry Aceves, Superintendent, Franklin-McKinley School District
Janice Allen, Chair, San Jose Teachers Association - PAC
Janet Barry, Bagby Home and School Club
Peg Bryan, Principal, Sherman Oaks Elementary School
Karen Chase, San Jose Unified School District
Terry Christensen, Professor, San Jose State University
David Wain Coon, President, Evergreen Valley College
Nancy Doyle, Assistant Principal, St. Martin's School
Mike Gallagher, Principal, Cupertino School District
Zeke Garcia, Dean, San Jose City College
Dr. Barry Groves, Superintendent, Cambrian School District
Jack Owens, Assist. Superintent, Berryessa Union School District
Dr. Phil Quon, Superintendent, Union School District
Keith Uriate, President, River Glen School Site Council

City of San Jose Commissioners
Helen Chapman, Parks and Recreation Commission
David Cohen, Library Commission
Bob Dhillon, Planning Commission
Bryan Cong Do, Library Commission
Jordan Dancer, Small Business Development Commission
Helene Lavelle, Historic Landmarks Commission
Mike O'Kane, Airport Noise Advisory Committee
James Kim, Parks and Recreation Commission
Dr. Pia Moriarty, Library Commission
Jeremy Nishihara, Community Development Block Grant Commission
Dang Pham, Planning Commission
Melanie Richardson, Parks and Recreation Commission
Mary Ann Ruiz, Parks and Recreation Commission
Frances Schwab, Senior Commission
Steve Sosnowski, Community Development Block Grant Committee
Andrew Vu, Ethics Commission
Mike Yaghmai, Parks and Recreation Commission

Other City Commissioners
Margaret Abe-Koga, Mt. View Planning Commission
Jerri-Ann Meyer, Mt. View Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commission
Richard Tso, East Palo Alto Planning Commission
Eleanor Villareal, FIRST Five Commission

Neighborhood Association Officers
Joe Bentley, President, Shasta/Hanchett Park Neighborhood Association
Kevin Christman, Chair, Greater Gardner Coalition
Teresa Faz, President, Pamlar Neighborhood Association
Myron Glaser, Magliocco-Huff Apartment Owners
Michael Hinds, President, College Park Neighborhood Association
Michael LaRocca, Sherman Oaks Neighborhood Association
Ron Miller, College Park Neighborhood Association
Mary Pizzo, Gregory Plaza Neighborhood Association
Tom Scheid, President, Rose Garden Neighborhood Association
Toni Sindelar, Founder, Cory Neighborhood Association
Jenna Skinner, President, Borello Neighborhood Association
Tom Smith, Co-Founder, North Willow Glen Neighborhood Association
Robert Solis, Past President, Buena Vista Neighborhood Association
Christi Welter, Co-Chair, Downtown Neighborhood Leadership Forum

Business Organizations and Local Business Owners
Bijan Abachizadeh, Bijan Bakery
Bert Bonanno, San Jose Sports Authority
Paul Clifford, CEO, Mosaic Industries
Thao Dang, President, Vietnamese American Real Estate Professionals Association; Board Member, Vietnamese Heritage Society
Ric Denman, Aegis Company
Cara Finn, President, Willow Glen Business and Professional Association
Mike Fox, Sr., M.E. Fox
Paul Garcia, CEO, Pacific Blue Equity
Mark Gillard, Publisher, Out Now
Lyle Koch, Antonella's Restaurant
Henry Le, Lee's Sandwiches
Dr. Imsong Lee, Businessman
Valerie Lewis, Hicklebee's
Dennis Mangers, California Cable & Telecommunications Association
Fil Maresca, Fil Co.
Lance Maurer, Owner, Willow Glen Runners Supply
Harry Miller, President, West San Carlos Business Association
Tim Muller, Owner, Lou's Village
Tyler Peak, Peak Travel
Joyce Puopolo, Vice-Pesident, The Alameda Business Association
Benjamin Scott, Public Policy Director, Oakland Chamber of Commerce
Julie Scott, Rosicrucian Museum
Steven Than, Vietnamese American Real Estate Professionals Association; Board Member, Vietnamese Heritage Socity
Gilbert Wong, President-Elect, Cupertino Chamber of Commerce
Jim Zuur, Camera Cinema

Local Clergy
Rev. Michael Patrick Ellard
Rev. Roger Jones, Interfaith Council
Rev. Ellen O'Brian, Center for Spiritual Enlightenment

Public Safety
Matt Dutra, President, SCC Deputy Sheriffs Association
Bobby Lopez, President, San Jose Police Officers Association
Jose Salcido, President, PORAC, Central Coast Chapter
Jim Spence, President, Assoc. of Retired San Jose Police Officers and Firefighters

Non-Profit Organizations
Taylor Dial, Executive Director, Housing Trust of Santa Clara County
Sheila Bernus Dowd, Chair, Girls for a Change
Jerry Doyle, Eastfield Ming Quong Children and Family Services
Gladwyn D'Souza, Walk San Jose
Darrell Evora, Eastfield Ming Quong Children and Family Services
Patricia Gardner, Executive Director, Silicon Valley Council of Non-Profits
Poncho Guevara, Executive Director, Sacred Heart Community Service
Dr. Kenneth Hayes, Citizens Against Airport Pollution
Liz Hunt, Executive Director, Indian Health Center
Gap Kim, Korean American Community Services
Evan Low, President, Silicon Valley LGBT Democratic Club
Mohinder Mann, Co-Chair, Coalition 2020: Celebration of Unity in Diversity
Rosemary Marks, Young People's Theater
Olivia Mendiola, MACSA
Thanh Ngo, former Board President, Asian Law Alliance
Dr. Ngai Nguyen, San Jose Heart Institute
Lenora Parcella, Citizens Against Airport Pollution
Tim Quigley, Volunteer Exchange
Young Shim, Korean American Community Services
Sherry Simms, Chair, Santa Clara County Housing Authority
Kim Singh, Asian American Public Policy Institute
Wiggsy Sivertsen, Co-Founder, BAYMEC
Olivia Soza-Mendiola, CEO, MACSA
Steve Tedesco, President, Boys and Girls Club
Barbara Day Turner, Founder, San Jose Chamber Orchestra
Russ Westbrook, Co-Founder, Walk San Jose
Jim Weston, Board President, Billy DeFrank Center
Chris Wilder, Executive Director, Valley Medical Center Foundation
Clark Williams, Co-Founder, LGBT Democratic Club
Joseph Zeleke, President, Ethiopian Orphans of AIDS Foundation

Other Community Leaders
Hal Chase, Santa Clara County Fire Department, Retired
Frank Doyle, Attorney
Mary Ellen Fox, Civic Leader
Phil Hammer, Attorney
James E. Jackson, Attorney
Ashu Kulra, Deputy Public Defender
Clarence Madrilejos, Membership Director, Moorpark Democratic Club
Peter Szego, Senior Advocate
James Towery, Attorney
Elissa Young, Senior Advocate
(partial list)

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