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Fresno County, CA November 4, 2008 Election
Board Member; College of the Sequoias Junior College District; Trustee Area 3 Voter Information

4 Year Term.

Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Earl Mann Click here for more information about this candidate 131 votes 59.28%

  • Occupation: Incumbent
  • Retired High School and Community College Teacher. Graduate of College of the Sequoias and Fresno State College.
  • Elected to Woodlake High Board of Trustees in 1992 and 1996. Elected to the College of the Sequoias Board of Trustees in 2000 and 2004.
  • I served in the US Air Force during the Korean War. Returned to Visalia area working a year for the Bank of America before returning to COS.
  • Completed my BA work at Fresno State in 1959 and started teaching at Woodlake High and retired 33 years later from Woodlake.
  • I was married for 49 years to Joan before she passed away in Jan of 2008. We have two daughters Paula and Laura.
  • Continue to expand our off-campus classes to meet the needs of the students
  • Continue to serve the voters of Ward 3 as I have for the past eight years.
  • Expand the Vocational and Certificate programs at COS.
Carmita Rodriguez-Pena 70 votes 31.67%
  • Occupation: Head Counselor
Ruben Macareno Click here for more information about this candidate 17 votes 7.69%
  • Occupation: Foundation Executive Director
  • CSU Los Angeles, Political Science
  • LA City College, Modern Political Science
  • 2006 CSULA Alumni Scholar
  • Former Publisher of Woodlake Post/Farmersville News Harvest
  • 1988 Outstanding Young Men of America
  • Former Newsroom Adminstrator, Los Angeles Times
  • Create additional avenues of accessibility for rural and distant communities within the college district.
  • Improve relationship between residents of Ward 3 and the college.
  • Improve relationship between faculty, classified staff and the college administration/board.

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