Endorsements

The community is coming together to say YES to a welcoming and inclusive Alameda.

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Elected Leaders

Congresswoman Barbara Lee
State Senator Nancy Skinner
State Assemblymember Rob Bonta
County Supervisor Wilma Chan
Mayor Marilyn Ezzy Ashcraft
Vice Mayor John Knox White
Councilmember Jim Oddie
Councilmember Malia Vella
Alameda County Assessor Phong La
AUSD School Board President Mia Bonta
AUSD School Board Trustee Ardella Dailey, Ed.D.
AC Transit Director Christian Peeples
AC Transit Director Elsa Ortiz
BART Director Robert Raburn
EBMUD Director Doug Linney
Don Perata, CA State Senate President pro Tempore, ret.
Sandré Swanson, State Assemblymember, ret.
Alice Lai-Bitker, County Supervisor, ret.
Frank Matarrese, Alameda Councilmember, ret.
Ron Mooney, AUSD School Board President, ret.
Anne McKereghan, AUSD School Board Member, ret.

Organizations

Alameda County Democratic Party
California Democratic Party
California Democratic Renters Council
City of Alameda Democratic Club
East Bay Young Democrats
League of Women Voters Alameda, LWVA
Alameda Chamber Of Commerce
Downtown Alameda Business Association, DABA
Sierra Club
Greenbelt Alliance
Bike Walk Alameda
Alameda Justice Alliance
Alameda Labor Council, AFL-CIO
Alameda County Building Trades Coalition
Alameda Firefighters, IAFF Local 689
Alameda Renters Coalition
Alameda Progressives
Buena Vista United Methodist Church
Bay Rising Action
Black Achievers Alliance
Alameda Point Collaborative
Renewed Hope Housing Advocates
East Bay Housing Organizations
East Bay for Everyone!
Eden Housing
Our Revolution - East Bay
Silicon Valley Leadership Group
TransForm
YIMBY Action
Bay Area Council
Alameda Journal / The East Bay Times
Alameda Asian Pacific Islanders

Community Members and Leaders

Austin Tam, Alameda County Democratic Central Committee 18th District
Mari Perez-Ruiz, AD-18 Delegate (California Democratic Party)
Cheri Johansen, Recording Secretary, Alameda County Democratic Central Committee
John Piziali, former Alameda Historical Advisory Board Chair
David Burton, former Alameda Planning Board Chair
Anne Cook, former Alameda Planning Board Chair
María D. Domínguez, Vice-Chair, Alameda County Commission on the Status of Women
Heather Little, Commissioner, City of Alameda Government Commission
Tina Yuen, City of Alameda Transportation Commission
Rebecca Kohlstrand, City of Alameda Transportation Commission, former Alameda Planning Board Chair

Jenny Abrami
Deni Adaniya
Dawn Ahlstrom
Yuhi Aizawa Combatti
Gary Alabaster
Shani Alexander
Thushan Amarasiriwardena
Kimberly (imber) Anakata
Beth Aney
Ken Arneson
Megan Arnett
Zaby B
Rob Barics
Clifford Baron
Morgan Bellinger
Edward Bernal
Jessica Berthold

Doug Biggs, Director of Alameda Point Collaborative
Jason Biggs
Todd Boley
Fern Borst
Jessica Bosanko
Zac Bowling, Admin of Alameda Peeps
Michael Brann
Peter Breunig
Kevis Brownson
Karen Buitano
Chris Burrows
Diana Cabcabin
Cadence Cadence
Justin Calles
Sara Canepa
Melinda Cardwell
Erica Carter
Julie Casey
John Casselberry
Verna Castro
Christopher Chagal
Cc Charles
Stephanie Chenard
Emme Clark
Amanda Cooper
Laura Cuccaro
Diana Cunningham Rizzo
Laura Cutrona
Drew Dara-Abrams
Morgan Davis
Susan Decker
Ezra Denney
Puja Desari
Lauren Do
Natalie Dolgireff
Zachary Drake
Katie Egeland
Catherine Egelhoff
Joe Ernst
Sarah Feldman
Victoria Fierce
Jennifer Fisher
Brian Fitzgerald
Amy Fong
Michelle Frey
Laura Gamble
Josh Geyer
John Giles
Toni Grimm
Alison Greene, Co-Founder, PLAN!
Dorie Guess Behrstock
Adan Gutierrez-Gallegos
Brain Hanlon
Bronwyn Harris
Alison Hart
Erica Hartono
Jennifer Hastings
Jacky Hayward
Jordana Hemberg
Olivia Higgins
Todd Hines
Gretchen Hoff Varner
Jonathan Holt
Dina Hondrogen
Katie Honegger
Travis Honegger
Peter Horikoshi
Wendy Horikoshi
Madeline Howard
Meredith Hoskin
Becky Hsu
Susie Hufstader
Joshua Hurni
Caitlin Hurst
Kim Ish
Philip James
Kara Janssen
Tom Jenkins
Cyndy Johnsen
Kate Jones
Rosemary Jordan
Doug Keen
Lilli Keinaenen
Lindsay Kemp
Beth Kenny, City of Alameda Commission on Persons with Disabilities
Rebecca Kierulf
Lance Kincaid
Erica Hartono Kolodny
Teresa Kosinski
Mila Krambo
Carrie Krepp
Julia Kripke

Ben Kruger
Katie Kruger
Laura Krumland
Elizabeth Kuwada
Jeanne Lahaie
Camilo Landau
Maureen Layag
Nelson Layag
Kimi Lee
Kara Janssen
Lyle La Faver
Lynette Jung Lee

Rachel Lee
Doug Letterman
Ethan Levitt
Dede Lewis
Matthew Lewis
Nicole Loeffler-Siu
Evaly Long
Jennifer Lucky
Anna Maria Luera
Jessica Margolin
Shannon Marsden
Debra Mendoza
Lauren Merian-Klein
Jennie McAmaney
Kevin McCarty
Keith McCoy
Brian McGuire
Betsy McNab
Debra Mendoza
Danielle Mieler
Virginia Miller
April Mkrtchyan
Arman Mkrtchyan

Barbara Mooney
Liliulachelle Morris
Ashley Mullins
Alexandra Mummery
Judge Muscat
John Nagel
Kyle Navis
Ren Newman
Vicki Newton
Kim Norms
Peter Odum
Daniela Ogden
Sarah Olaes
Gaylon Parsons
Matt Parker
Catherine Pauling
Erica Peck
Sydnie Peck
Megan Pell
Becca Perata
Anna Piller
Maria Piper
Lea Policoff
Robin Pressman
Alan Pryor
Carrie Purins
Kate Quick
Elena Radding
David Rebanal
Heather Reed
Louise Reed
David Reid
Jenna Rentz
Blithe Rocher
Deborah Rogers

Madeline Roorda
Amelia "Amy" Rose
Amy Rumberger
Timothy Rumberger
Irina Russell
Jeremy Russell
Katherine Russo
Lorin Salem
Sara Sanchez
Doyle Saylor 

Kate Schatz, New York Times Bestselling Author
Elizabeth Schulte
Claire Sharifi
Sheila Shener
Tommy Shepherd
Madeline Sherwood
Zoe Siegel
Ashley Simmons
Ruth Smiler
William (Bill) Smith, VP Programs, LWVA
Jennifer Snow
Jonathan Soglin
Jon Spangler
Carly Stadum-Liang
Sarah Stickle
Brian Strong
Isabel Sullivan
Deborah Sullivan
Michael Sullivan
Brandon Svec
Wesley Swedlow
Megan Sweet
Jennifer Taggart
Tiffinie Tang
Janet Taylor

Nat Taylor
Sarah Taylor
Daniel Tell
Laura Thomas
Christy Thompson
Maria Thorne

Carrie Tillman
Danielle Tizol
Stephen Topsy
Michelle Tran
Denyse Trepanier
Leslie van Every
Jonathan Ungar
Jennifer Van Heuit
Melissa Verduzco
Isabella Villalpando
Leigh Vintson
Lara Voelker
Scott Vrable
Grover Wehman-Brown
Kristin Welch
Alyssa Wiegand
Kelly Williams
Dan Wood
Laura Woodard
Randell Wrobel
Vanessa Yingling
Denise Zachariach
Laura Zampa
Marko Zivanovic
Mina Zivkovic

…and many more to be announced soon.

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