Today, 28 Emerge California graduates are on ballots across the entire Bay Area!
While Emerge California does not endorse as an organization, we are so proud of our alumnae and value their energy and commitment to run for political office and serve as community leaders.
28 graduates of the Emerge California Democratic women candidate training program are on the ballot today in the Bay area. Below is a list of the alumnae whose names are on the ballot today.
Emerge California is changing the political landscape in California!
2012 Emerge California Alumnae Candidates:
Jennifer Ong, State Assembly, 20th AD District
Erin Hannigan, District 1 Supervisor, Solano County
Rhodesia R. Ransom, County Supervisor 5th District, San Joaquin County
Sophie Hahn, Berkeley City Council
Thea Selby, District 5 Supervisor, San Francisco
London Breed, District 5 Supervisor, San Francisco
Gladys Soto, San Francisco Board of Education
Nyeisha DeWitt, Oakland City Council
Linda Seifert, District 2 Supervisor, Solano County
Amy Bacharach, San Francisco Community College Board
Lori Wilson, Suisun City Council
Amy Miller, Dublin School Board of Education
Annette Walker, Hayward School Board of Education
Alicia Kae Herries, Petaluma City Council
Shirlee Zane, District 3 Supervisor, Sonoma County
Heidi Emberling, Palo Alto School Board
Caroline Banuelos, Santa Rosa City Council
Laurie Gallian, Sonoma City Council
Sara Lamnin, Hayward School Board of Education
Rachel Norton, San Francisco Board of Education
Rebecca Saltzman, District 3, BART Board
Beatriz Leyva-Cutler, Berkeley School Board
Desrie Campbell, Fremont Unified School Board of Education
Gina Cuclis, Sonoma County Board of Education
Monica Wilson, Antioch City Council
Wendy Ho, San Jose Evergreen Community College District
Kelly Fergusson, Menlo Park City Council
Cecilia Valdez, San Pablo City Council