Endorsements

Our campaign is honored to be supported by current and former elected officials and community leaders.

Organizational Endorsements

BAYMEC

California Renters Council

Carbon Free Palo Alto

The Daily Post

Dean Democratic Club of Silicon Valley

Democratic Activists for Women NOW (DAWN)

IBEW 332

League of Conservation Voters

The Mercury News

National Women's Political Caucus of Silicon Valley

Peninsula for Everyone

Peninsula Young Democrats

Planned Parenthood Advocates Mar Monte

Santa Clara County Democratic Party

Santa Clara County High School Democrats of America

SEIU Local 521

Silicon Valley Asian Pacific American Democratic Club

Silicon Valley Stonewall Democrats

South Bay Labor Council


Local Elected & Appointed Officials*


Marc Berman, California State Assemblymember

Adrian Fine, Palo Alto Mayor

Alison Cormack, Palo Alto City Council Member

Liz Kniss, Palo Alto City Council Member & Former Mayor

Jennifer DiBrienza, Palo Alto Unified School District Board Member

Shounak Dharap, Palo Alto Unified School District Board Vice President

Betsy Bechtel, Former Palo Alto Mayor
& Former Trustee at Foothill De Anza Community College District

Bern Beecham, Former Palo Alto Mayor

Sid Espinosa, Former Palo Alto Mayor

Terry Godfrey, Former Palo Alto Unified School District President

Larry Klein, Former Palo Alto Mayor

Judy Kleinberg, Former Palo Alto Mayor

Gail Price, Former Palo Alto City Council Member
& Former Palo Alto Unified School District Board Member

Greg Scharff, Palo Alto Utilities Advisory Commissioner & Former Mayor

Dana Tom, Former PAUSD School Board Member and President

Cory Wolbach, Former Palo Alto City Council Member

Gary Kremen, Santa Clara Valley Water District

Lisa Forssell, Palo Alto Utilities Advisory Commission Vice Chair

Bart Hechtman, Palo Alto Planning & Transportation Commissioner

Dr. Billy Riggs, Palo Alto Planning & Transportation Commissioner

Stacey Ashlund, Former Palo Alto Parks & Recreation Commissioner

Claude Ezran, Former Chair Palo AltoHuman Relations Commission

Lee Lippert, Former Vice Chair of the Palo Alto Planning & Transportation Commission & Former Architecture Review Board Commissioner

Bonnie Packer, Former Planning & Transportation Commissioner & Affordable Housing Advocate

Regional Elected & Appointed Officials*


Bernie Sanders, US Senator from Vermont

Ro Khanna, US Congressional Representative

Ash Kalra, California State Assemblymember

Alex Lee, Candidate for State Assembly

Susan Ellenberg, Santa Clara County Supervisor

Jane Kim, Former San Francisco Supervisor

Otto Lee, Former Sunnyvale Mayor & DNC Delegate

Lisa Gauthier, East Palo Alto City Council Member

Drew Combs, Menlo Park Vice Mayor

Ellen Kamei, Mountain View Vice Mayor

Lucas Ramirez, Mountain View City Council

Ellen Wheeler, Mountain View Whisman School District Trustee

Lenny Siegel, Former Mountain View Mayor

Pat Showalter, Former Mountain View Mayor

Neysa Fligor, Los Altos Vice Mayor

Jessica Speiser, Los Altos School District Board Member

Giselle Hale, Redwood City Council Member

Nancy Smith, Sunnyvale Vice Mayor

Aisha Wahab, Hayward City Council Member

Sara Lamnin, Hayward City Council Member

Lori Cunningham, Cupertino Union School District President

Patrick Ahrens, Foothill-De Anza Community College District Trustee

David Cohen, Berryessa Union School District Governing Board Member

Wendy Root-Askew, Monterey Peninsula Unified School District Trustee

Helen Chapman, Director-Elect of the Santa Clara Valley Open Space Authority

Wendy Ho, President San Jose Evergreen Community College District

IdaRose Sylvester, Mountain View Human Relations Commission Chair

Emily Ramos, Mountain View Rental Housing Committee Chair

Chelsea Bonini, Former San Mateo-Foster City School District Board of Trustees President

Richard Mehlinger, Sunnyvale Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commission Chair

Partial list. * Titles listed for identification purposes only.

Community Leaders & Activists*

Democratic Party Leaders


Mary Hughes, Political StrategistJosh Becker, Candidate for State Senate, SD-13Justine Burt, Author & Environmental ActivistJackie Wheeler, California Democratic Party Elected Member, AD-24Gina Dalma, California Democratic Party Elected Member, AD-24Dallas Fowler, DNC Delegate & Equity ActivistGlenn Glazer, Executive Board Member, California Democratic PartyAlex Nuñez, California Democratic Party Elected Member, AD-24Amar Shergill, California Democratic Party Progressive Caucus ChairOmar Torres, Regional Director, California Democratic Party

Community Leaders


Craig Allen, Clean Energy AdvocateDaniel Allen, RetiredJill Asher, Abilities ActivistCarol Bacchetti, CommunityDr. Kelsey Banes, Housing ActivistElizabeth Beheler, Community VolunteerGregory Bell, Business PersonStanley Bishop, Data ScientistOwen Byrd, LawyerMagdalena Cabrera, Environmental EducatorKatie Causey, Candidate for PAUSD BoardBenjamin Cintz, AttorneyLeah Cowan, Palo Alto Community ActivistAlison Coy-Richards, Community VolunteerTom Culbertson, Palo Alto TeacherKeva Dine, Recruiter & Small Business Owner
Elizabeth Dougherty, Editor and Educational Equity ActivistMike Dunham, Software EngineerDee Emmert, Former PastorAngie Evans, Housing ActivistOzzie Aery Fallick, Palo Alto ResidentPamela Federman, RetiredBill Fitch, Medicinal ChemistKerstin Fleischmann, Palo Alto Community VolunteerLois Fowkes, RetiredDr. Meghan Fraley, Healthcare ActivistJoseph Fruen, AttorneyCleo Goodwin, Black Lives Matter Activist & StudentTimothy Gould, StudentLoretta Green , Retired JournalistJeffrey Greger, ResearcherBrian Haberly, Community ActivistMohamed Hadidi, RetiredDr. Bonnie Hamilton, PhysicianLinda Henigin, Community ActivistGeorge Huang, Solar Energy BusinessmanPatty Irish, Palo Alto Community VolunteerSamuel Jackson, Transportation ActivistMatt Janiga, AttorneyTiffanee Jones, CounselorMegan Kanne, Electrical EngineerDavid Keith, Software EngineerJohn Kelley, EntrepreneurLisa Kendall, Healthcare ActivistTammy Kim, Community VolunteerReid Kleckner, Software EngineerKiyomi Kowalski, LawyerNancy Krop, Education AdvocateJonathan Lewis, Product ManagerStephen Levy, Regional Economist and Housing SupporterMelanie Liu, Environmental ActivistKatherine Loarie, Women in Politics AdvocateKris Loew, Graphic DesignerSergio Lopez, EntrepreneurJeannie Lythcott, Anti-Racism Activist
Julie Lythcott-Haims, Best-Selling AuthorStephanie MacDonald, Community VolunteerJason Matlof, Community AdvocateAnnelise Mora, Community VolunteerSabah Munawar, Housing AdvocateDebbie Mytels, Environmental EducatorScott O'Neil, Neighborhood LeaderAisha Piracha-Zakariya, Palo Alto Community ActivistStephen Player, Community VolunteerKristen Podulka, Women's Rights ActivistAndrew Radin, Community VolunteerMaoon Rashed, EngineerArlis Reynolds, EngineerAidan Rodriguez-Swanson, Campaign StrategistDiane Rolfe, Democratic ActivistLeah Russin, Vaccination AdvocateDevon Ryan, Environmental AdvocateDr. Caroline Schroeder, ProfessorBasil Saleh, Community OrganizerPat & Jim Sharp, RetiredCara Silver, AttorneySandra Slater, Environmental ActivistAlice Smith, Human Rights ActivistAnne Souza, EducatorJason Spitzer, Applications EngineerEllen Springer, Community ActivistKathy Torgersen, Women in Politics AdvocateAleksandar Totic, Software EngineerAlfred Twu, Housing ActivistElaine Uang, Housing ActivistKader Ucar, EntrepreneurMichael Vargas, AttorneySuresh & Paula Venkatraman, Palo Alto Community VolunteersKeri Wagner, Education AdvocateTed Wang, Venture CapitalistKatherine Welch, Women in Politics AdvocateLinnea Wickstrom, Palo Alto Community VolunteerShannon Yang, StudentJung Yoo, Executive Coach

Partial list. * Titles listed for identification purposes only.