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Current Elected Officials

Toni Atkins, Speaker, California State Assembly
Jesse Avila, Council Member, City of San Fernando
Sylvia Ballin, Mayor, City of San Fernando
Karen Bass, Member, U.S. Congress
George F. Bird, Jr., Council Member, Palos Verdes Estates
Bob Blumenfield, Council Member, City of Los Angeles
Mike Bonin, Council Member, City of Los Angeles
Lili Bosse, Mayor, City of Beverly Hills
Julia Brownley, Member, U.S. Congress
Illece Buckley-Weber, Mayor Pro Tem, City of Agoura Hills
Gil Cedillo, Council Member, City of Los Angeles
Judy Chu, Member, U.S. Congress
Jim B. Clarke, Council Member, Culver City
Gleam Davis, Council Member, City of Santa Monica
Diane Dillon, Supervisor, Napa County
Joel Fajardo, Council Member, City of San Fernando
Mike Feuer, City Attorney, City of Los Angeles
Steve Fox, California Assembly Member
Steve Freedland, Mayor, City of Hidden Hills
Cathleen Galgiani, California State Senator
Ron Galperin, Controller, City of Los Angeles
Nancy Greenstein, Trustee, Santa Monica College
Loni Hancock, California State Senator
John Heilman, Council Member, City of West Hollywood
Adam Hill, Supervisor, County of San Luis Obispo
Joan House, Council Member, City of Malibu
Hannah-Beth Jackson, California State Senator
Louise Jaffe, Trustee, Santa Monica College
Bill Koehler, Mayor, City of Agoura Hills
Nancy H. Krasne, Council Member, City of Beverly Hills
Lou La Monte, Council Member, City of Malibu
Mark Leno, California State Senator
Laurie Lieberman, President, Board of Education, Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District
Ted Lieu, California State Senator
Carol Liu, California State Senator
Antonio Lopez, Mayor, City of San Fernando
Lucy Martin, Council Member, City of Calabasas
Nury Martinez, Council Member, City of Los Angeles
Mary Sue Maurer, Council Member, City of Calabasas
Kevin McKeown, Council Member, City of Santa Monica
Ralph Mechur, Vice-President, Board of Education, Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District
John Mirisch, Council Member and Former Mayor, City of Beverly Hills
Holly Mitchell, California State Senator
Bill Monning, California State Senator
Pam O’Connor, Mayor, City of Santa Monica
Bernard C. Parks, Council Member, City of Los Angeles
Linda Parks, Supervisor, Ventura County
Kathy Paspalis, Member, Culver City School Board
Fran Pavley, California State Senator
Jeffrey Prang, Council Member, City of West Hollywood
Curren D. Price, Jr., Council Member, City of Los Angeles
Jacque Robinson, Vice Mayor, City of Pasadena
Laura Rosenthal, Council Member, City of Malibu
Joe Shaw, Council Member, City of Huntington Beach
Brad Sherman, Member, U.S. Congress
John Sibert, Mayor Pro-Tem, City of Malibu
Barry Snell, Trustee, Santa Monica College
Darrell Steinberg, President Pro Tempore, California State Senate
Scott Svonkin, Vice President, Los Angeles Community College District
Mark Takano, Member, U.S. Congress
Henry Waxman, Member, U.S. Congress
Larry G. Weber, Council Member, City of Hidden Hills
Herb J. Wesson Jr., Council President, Los Angeles City Council
Lois Wolk, California State Senator
Ken Yeager, Supervisor, County of Santa Clara

Organizations

AFT College Staff Guild, Los Angeles, Local 1521A
Amalgamated Transit Union Local 1277
Americans for Democratic Action, Southern California
American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) Council 36
American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) Local 1083
Association for Los Angeles Deputy Sheriffs
Association of Deputy District Attorneys
Beverly Glen Democratic Club
California Association of Professional Employees
California Federation of Teachers
California Nurses Association
California State University Northridge Young Democrats
Communication Workers of America, Southern California Council
Community for Excellent Public Schools
Consumer Federation of California
Democrats of Pasadena Foothills
Democrats for Israel
Democrats for Neighborhood Action
Democratic Party of the San Fernando Valley
East Area Progressive Democrats
EMILY’s List
Equality California
International Cinematographers Guild, Local 600
International Longshore & Warehouse Union, Southern California District Council
LA Grassroots 4 Obama (LAG4O)
Latino Democrats of Los Angeles County
Los Angeles County Democratic Party
Los Angeles County Firefighters Local 1014
Los Angeles League of Conservation Voters
Los Angeles County Federation of Labor
Los Angeles County Lifeguard Association
Mexican American Bar Association
Miracle Mile Democratic Club
National Organization for Women, California
National Union of Healthcare Workers
National Women’s Political Caucus, California
National Women’s Political Caucus, Los Angeles Metro
National Women’s Political Caucus, Los Angeles Westside
National Women’s Political Caucus, San Fernando Valley
North Valley Democratic Club
Pacific Palisades Democratic Club
Peace Officers Research Association of California
Planned Parenthood Advocacy Project
Professional Peace Officers Association
Progressive Democrats of the Santa Monica Mountains
Progressive Leaders for Democratic Action
Santa Monica Democratic Club
Santa Monicans for Renters’ Rights
Service Employees International Union Local 721
Sierra Club
Stonewall Democratic Club
Teamsters Joint Council 42
United Farm Workers
United Food and Commercial Workers Local 770
United Teachers Los Angeles
UniteHere! Local 11
Victory Fund
West Hollywood Beverly Hills Democratic Club

Former Elected Officials

Judy Abdo, Former Mayor, City of Santa Monica
Dede Alpert, Former California State Senator
Susan Aminoff, Ph.D. Trustee, Santa Monica College
Sharon Barovsky, Former Mayor, City of Malibu
Tom Bates, Former California Assembly Member
Tony Beilenson, Former Member, U.S. Congress
Patty Berg, Former California State Assembly Member
Linda Briskman, Former Mayor, City of Beverly Hills
Valerie Brown, Former Sonoma County Supervisor, Past President, National Association of Counties
Yvonne Burke, Former Supervisor, Los Angeles County
Renee Chavez, Former Mayor, City of La Puente
Laura Chick, Former Controller, City of Los Angeles
Conway Collis, Former Chair, California State Board of Equalization
Rev. Jim Conn, Former Mayor, City of Santa Monica
Lindsay Conner, Former Member, Los Angeles Community College Board
Ed Corridori, Former Mayor, City of Agoura Hills
Gov. Howard B. Dean III
Michael Feinstein, Former Mayor, City of Santa Monica
Valerie Fields, Former School Board Member, Los Angeles Unified School District
Yolie Flores, Former School Board Member, Los Angeles Unified School District
Ruth Galanter, Former Council Member, City of Los Angeles
Jackie Goldberg, Former California State Assembly Member
Ruthee Goldkorn, Chair, California Democratic Party Disabilities Caucus
Casey Gwinn, Former City Attorney, City of San Diego
Tom Hayden, Former California State Senator
Karen Humphrey, Former Mayor, City of Fresno
Jeff Jennings, Former Mayor, City of Malibu
Betty Karnette, Former California State Senator
Ken Kearsley, Former Mayor, City of Malibu
Dan Kuperberg, Former Mayor, City of Agoura Hills
Diane Martinez-Mandaville, Former California State Assembly Member
Bobbie McGowan, Former Mayor, Temple City
Cindy Miscikowski, Former Council Member, City of Los Angeles
Fabian Nunez, Former Speaker, California State Assembly
Joy Picus, Former Council Member, City of Los Angeles
Denis Quiñonez
Jeff Reinhardt, Former Mayor, City of Agoura Hills
Louise Rishoff, Former Mayor, City of Agoura Hills
Paul Rosenstein, Former Mayor, City of Santa Monica
Murray Rosenbluth, Former Mayor, City of Port Hueneme
Bill Rosendahl, Former Council Member, City of Los Angeles
Harry Schwarz, Council Member, City of Agoura Hills
Jack Scott, Former California State Senator
Robert Slavin, Former Mayor Pro Tem, City of Westlake Village
Andy Stern, Former Mayor, City of Malibu
Helen M. Thomson, Former California State Assembly Member, Former Yolo County Supervisor
Nathaniel Trives, Former Mayor, City of Santa Monica
Rick Tuttle, Former Controller, City of Los Angeles
John Van de Kamp, Former California Attorney General
Antonio Villaraigosa, Former Mayor, City of Los Angeles
Jefferson “Zuma Jay” Wagner, Former Mayor, City of Malibu
Dennis Washburn, Former Mayor, City of Calabasas
Stephen P. Webb, Former Mayor, City of Beverly Hills
Tom Woods, Former California State Assembly Member
Denny Zane, Former Mayor, City of Santa Monica

Community Leaders

Bob Abrahams
Aileen Adams, Former Deputy Mayor for Strategic Partnerships, City of LA
Andrea Alfred
Judy Alter
Carol Arnett Thompson
Bobbie Jean Anderson, Vice Chair, LACDP*
Charlie Ara, Past President, Hubert Humphrey Democratic Club
Art Aratin
Martha Dina Arguello
Dan Aseltine
Carol Aseltine
Albert E. Aubin, 2013 Bruin Caucus Advocate of the Year
Elizabeth Badger, Executive Board Member, California Democratic Party
Sanobar Baig
Judy Balaban
Jane H. Barrett, Attorney
Jonathan Bash
Ryan Basham
Nancy L. Barth
Jane H. Bayes
Rabbi Leonard I. Beerman
Dolores Beilenson
Patty Bellasalma, President, California NOW
Andrew K. Benton
Barbara H. Bergen, Past VP and General Counsel, MAZON
Rob Bergstein, Human Services Commissioner, City of West Hollywood
Susan Berke Fogel
Nancy Berlin
Vicki Bermudez, RN
Gilbert Berriozábal, Transportation & Safety Commissioner, City of San Fernando
Phyllis Bersch
Vince Bertoni
Hillary Bibicoff
Suzanne Biegel, Catalyst at Large Consulting
Ray Bishop, Chair, Los Angeles County Small Business Commission*
Levi Blad Sr.
Barbara Blinderman
Sam Borelli
Steven H. Brackett
Robert Brandin, President, San Pedro Democratic Club
Cary Brazeman
Cait Brennan
Tim Brick, Former Chairman, Metropolitan Water District of Southern California
Rochelle (Shelly) Browne
Carol Bruch, Distinguished Professor Emerita, UC Davis School of Law
Esther Brudo
Leigh Brumberg
Anne Bruner
Lauren Buisson, Vice President, Teamsters Local 2010
Bobby Buntrock
Miriam Burbano
Melanie Calvert
Linda Campanella Jauron, Community Activist
Araceli Campos, Association of California Commissions for Women*
Kathy Carder RN
Jan Chatten-Brown
Ed Chavez, Vice President, Upper San Gabriel Valley Municipal Water District
Darryl Cherness
Norman Chramoff, Co-Chair, Platform Committee, California Democratic Party
Steve Clare
Darrell Clarke
Idelle Clarke
Jack Cline, RN
David Codell, Civil Rights Advocate
Roger Coggan, Director of Legal Services, LA Gay and Lesbian Center*
Kenneth Lee Chotiner,LA Superior Court Judge, Retired
Claudette Colbert
Roberta Conroy, Former President, Los Angeles City Employees’ Retirement System
Jeanne Cordova, Lesbian Activist
Raymond L. Cordova, Chair, South County Labor*
Ed Costello
Dr. Barbara Counter
Maureen Cruise RN
Trent Cumming
Mary Jo Cysewski, Marriage & Family Therapist
Jeffery Daar, Past Chair, Democratic Party of the San Fernando Valley
Robert Dawidoff, Professor Emeritus
April Dammann, Author
Paula Daniels, Former Commissioner, Board of Public Works, City of Los Angeles
Theadora Davitt-Cornyn
Donald DeLuccio, Past President, West Hollywood-Beverly Hills Democratic Club
Gloria Denecochea
Nancy Desser, Board Member, Santa Monica Convention and Visitors Bureau*
Sonia Diaz
Ramona Doyle, MD
Peter Dreier, Dr. E.P. Clapp Distinguished Professor of Politics, Occidental College
Kim Drobny
Joel Druckman
Sharon Dunas, Past President and Development Chair, National Alliance on Mental Illness, Westside LA
Camille Dunn, County Central Committee Member
Michael Duran
Linnda Durre, Ph.D.
Nicola Edwards
Marsha Epstein, MD
John Erickson
Ralph H. Erickson, President Emeritus, Malibu Democratic Club*
Mary Estrin
Jodie Evans, Co-founder, CODEPINK*
Saul J. Faerstein, M.D.
Marlow Fisher
Xiomara Flores-Holguin
Carolyn Fowler, Corresponding Secretary, Los Angeles County Democratic Party
Mike Fong, Southern Chair, California Democratic Party Asian Pacific Islander Caucus
Valerie A. Fontaine
Seyron Foo
Sharon Lee Ford
Taryn Fordes
William N. Fordes
Mrs. Daryl J. Forman, Committee for Racial Justice, Santa Monica*
Linda Fowells
Josh Franco, AD 21 Assembly District Delegate, CA Democratic Party
Dale and Don Franzen

Shirley Fredricks, Vice President, The Lawrence Welk Family Foundation
Allen Freehling, Rabbi Emeritus, University Synagogue; Former Executive Director, City of Los Angeles Human Relations Commission
Jodi Galvin
Lila Garrett, Host, Connect the Dots on KPFK
Debra George
Rosaline “Roz” George, Former Member, California Arts Council
Colin Gibson
Patti Giggans Executive Director, Peace Over Violence*
Libby Ginsburg
Leslie Glick
Phil Goar
Georgia Goldfarb, MD
Sheila Ruth Goldner
Paula Bingham Goldstein
Jeffery Goodman, Chair, Policy & Advocacy, Society for Public Health Education
Eric Gordon, PhD, Director Emeritus, Workmen’s Circle/Arbeter Ring
Ángel Agustín Leon-Gorbea
Julie A. Goren
Leah Granof, Founder, Southern California Council of Elder Law Attorneys
Melissa Grant, President, Pacific Palisades Dem Club
Marjorie Green, Education Director (Retired), Anti-Defamation League*
Lyle Gregory
Marilyn Grunwald, Co-Chair, Credentials Committee, LACDP
Ty Halen, Communications Director, California College Democrats*
Joe Halper, President Emeritus, Pacific Palisades Democratic Club*
Sylvia Hampton, Healthcare Activist
Marcia Hanscom, Wetlands & Coastal Protection Advocate
Dean Hansell, Former Police Commissioner, City of Los Angeles
Mark Hart, Attorney
Grace Harwood, Artist
Susan B. Haskell, MPH
Barbara Hayden, Actress
Elke Heitmeyer, Community Leader
Doug Heller
Leah K. Herzberg, AD 45 Assembly District Delegate, CA Democratic Party; Executive Board Member, Democratic Party of the San Fernando Valley
Sharon Hillbrant
Sue Himmelrich, Santa Monica Planning Commissioner
Helmi Hisserich
Roger Holmes
Wes Hough
Edward Howard, Senior Counsel, Center for Public Interest Law and Children’s Advocacy Institute*
Gary Hundertmark
Sandra Hunnicutt
Gerry Hunt
Deana Igelsrud, Co-Chair, LACDP Legislative Action Committee
Doris Isolini Nelson
Madeline Janis, Co-founder and National Policy Director, L.A Alliance for a New Economy*
Rosemary Jenkins, AD 39 Chair, LACDP
Regina Jimenez, MericApps.com
Chad Jones, First Vice Chair, Democratic Party of the San Fernando Valley
Susan Jordan, Director California Costal Protection Network*
Jackie Joseph-Lawrence, Actress, Past Member, National Board SAG-AFTRA
Sheldon Kadish, Executive Board Member, Democratic Part of the San Fernando Valley*
Corin L. Kahn
Alberto Kangr
Merrie Kapp, Hands-On Democracy Member
Michael Karsh
Jon Katz
Keith G. Kauhanen, M.D
Bob Kay, Former Performing Arts Concert Tour Producer
Toby Keeler, Past President (1994-1996), Las Virgenes Homeowners Federation Inc.
Fred Keeley, Treasurer, County of Santa Cruz
Jennifer Kennedy, Santa Monica Planning Commissioner
Jim Kennedy, Democratic State Central Committee Delegate
Johnny Kennedy
Mimi Kennedy, Progressive Democrats of America
Agi Kessler, Chair, Democratic Party of the San Fernando Valley*
Kess Kessler
Jolene Kiolbassa
Michelle Klein-Hass
Frank Kline, MD
Stephen A. Kolodny
Dr. Neil S. Kramer
Robin M. Kramer
Peter G. Kreysa PhD., Member, California Democratic Party Executive Board
Bill Lambert
Leslie Lambert, Member, Santa Monica Landmarks Commission
Darlene Lasher
Kaitlin Lawson
Abby J. Leibman
Marci Levine
David Levitus
Rochelle Lewis-Fanali
Suzanne Lewis
Joan Ling
Timothy Blake Lippman
Diane London
Matthew Lorscheider, Educational-Vocational Coordinator, New Directions for Veterans*
Dr Susan Love MD, Chief Visionary Officer, Dr Susan Love Research Foundation*
Nancy Lumsden
Peter Lumsden
Carole Lutness, Chair, Santa Clarita Fair Elections Commission
Kelly Lynch
Alice Lynn
Dr. Joseph K. Lyou, President & CEO, Coalition for Clean Air*
Tam M. Ma
Hannah MacLaren
Pat MacNeil, Co-Founder, Topanga Coalition for Emergency Preparedness
John H. MacNeil
Jerry Manpearl
Fred Mariscal
Jerry Martin
Cindy Mays
Denise McCain-Tharnstrom
Cheryl McDonald
Kristin McLaughlin, Law Offices of Jeffery K. Rubenstein
Maureen McLaughlin
Nancy McMahan Farrar
Lauren Meister
Rhonda Meister
Nelson Melegrito, Executive Director- DIVA: Diverse and Inclusive Visionary Artists
Nina W. Merson
Michael Meyer
Mina K. Meyer
Peter Mezza
Brian Miller
RL Miller, Chair, California Democratic Party Environmental Caucus
Kent Minault
Douglas E. Mirell
Emily Moore
Carlos Moreno
Sandy Moring
Janet Murphy
John W. Murray, Jr.
David Nahai, Former Chair, Los Angeles Regional Water Quality Control Board
Susan E. Nash
Mark Nechodom, Director, California Department of Conservation*
Laurie Newman
Tom E. Newman
Mary D. Nichols, Chair, California Air Resources Board*
John Nockleby, Professor of Law
Jerry Nodiff
Betty Nordwind, Attorney at Law
Annie Notthoff, California Director, NRDC*
William Nuttle
Katherine Ohanesian
Torie Osborn, Former Deputy Mayor, City of Los Angeles
Barbara-Jo Osborne
Thomas Patrick O’Shaughnessy, Region 3 Vice Chair, LACDP*
Jean Ottina
Daniel Osztreicher
Maureen Pacheco, Professor
Laura Palos y Roybal
Anthony Pane
Daniel Pane
Thomas A. Papageorge, Special Prosecutor, San Diego District Attorney’s Office*
Jonathan Parfrey, Executive Director, Climate Resolve*
Felicia Park-Rogers
Bethany Pane, Senior Staff Counsel, California Water Resources Control Board*
Thomas A. Papageorge, Head, Consumer Protection Unit, San Diego District Attorney’s Office*
Brad Parker, President, Valley Democrats United*
David Pasternak
Brendan Patrick
Kathy Patterson
Denise Penn
Gary Petersen, Principal, Environmental Problem Solving Enterprises
Jim Petrone
David Pettit
Sarah K. Pillsbury, Founder and Board Member, Liberty Hill Foundation
Ernie Powell, Activist and Issue Leader on behalf of Older Americans
Michele Prichard
Beth Quillen Thomas
Tom Rankin
Dorri Raskin, Member, California Democratic State Central Committee
Dorothy Reik, President, Progressive Democrats of the Santa Monica Mountains*
Chuck Reutter
Brian Rix
Lynn Robb, Chair, Architectural Review Board, Santa Monica
Casey H. Robinson, Operations VP, Stonewall Democratic Club
Keith Rohman, former President, LA City Human Relations Commission
Gladys Roseman
Mel Roseman
Prof. John Rosenfeld
Brian Rosenstein, Chair, Beverly Hills Planning Commission*
Suzanne Rosentswieg
Amy A. Ross, Founding Board Member, USC Lambda LGBT Alumni Association
Barbara Rosove
Scott Roth, Executive Director, Art Directors Guild*
Jeffery K. Rubenstein, Law Offices of Jeffery K. Rubenstein
Jerry Rubin, Peace Activist
Jacki Fox Ruby
Ari Ruiz, President, Stonewall Young Democrats
Ricard Ryan, Guest Experience Manager, The Line, The Sydell Group
Kanji Sahara
Erik Sanjurjo
Carol Sawyers
Amy Schiffman
Shepha Schneirsohn Vainstein, LMFT
Eric Schmidt
Don Schroeder
Hugo Schwyzer
Marta A. Segura, MPH, CEO of GOLD
James Sharmat, Attorney, State Bar of California
Garry S. Shay, Member, Executive Committee, DNC; Past Chair, LA County Democratic Party
Derek Shearer, Chevalier Professor of Diplomacy, Occidental College, and former US Ambassador to Finland
Betty Sheinbaum
Stanley K. Sheinbaum
Amy Shimshon-Santo
Adam Sieff
Geri Silva, Founder and Executive Director, FACTS
Hope J. Singer, Labor Lawyer
Sheldon H. Sloan, Past President, CA State Bar and LA County Bar Associations
Luis South
Lilly Spitz
Margaret A. Staton
Jerilyn Stapleton, Vice President, California NOW Board of Directors
Jack N. Stein
Susan Steinhauser, President, Board of Trustees of Los Angeles County Law Library*
Karen Stevens
Jim Stewart, PhD, Energy-Climate Expert
Sharon Stricker, Co-Founder, LACER (Literacy, Arts, Culture, Education, and Recreation)*
Mary Ellen Strote
Judy Stuart
Robert H. Sulnick, co-founder and CEO, American Oceans Campaign*
Tom Swann, President, Veterans for Peace, Inland Empire*
Melissa Sweeney
Marge Tabankin
Richard Tahvildaran-Jesswein, Associate Director, Santa Monica College Public Policy Institute
Michael Tarbet
Stephen Tarzynki, M.D.
Sheila Tepper
Allison Thomas
Jess Thomas, Former President, Las Virgenes Homeowners Federation
J. Edward Tipre
Kate Torri
Alan Toy, Former Chair, Santa Monica Rent Control Board*
Jonathan Tran
Deborah D. Tucker, National Center on Domestic and Sexual Violence
Martha Utz, RN
Roselva Ungar, Retired Teacher
Kathleen Van Velsor
Laura Velkei
Joan Verdon
Richard Walch, Former Executive Director, Los Angeles County Bar Association.
Christina Walsh
Jeffrey T. Walsh
Larry Wan, Chairman, Western Alliance for Nature
Sara Wan, Former Chair, California Coastal Commission
Nancy E. Warner, M.D.
Patricia Nell Warren, Former Education Commissioner, LAUSD
Carol Washburn, Former President and CEO, Calabasas Chamber of Commerce
Bobbie Wasserman
Zack Webber
Mary Wiesbrock, Chair Save Open Space/Santa Monica Mountains
Ruth Williams, Public Safety Commissioner, City of West Hollywood
Jan Williamson, Executive Director, 18th Street Arts Center*
Carolyn Willis Vena
Phill Wilson, President and CEO, The Black AIDS Institute*
Jane Wingfield
Jane Wishon
Lee Wochner, Founding President, Burbank Democratic Club
Katie Wohn
Leslie R. Wolfe, President, Center for Women Policy Studies
Greg Woodell, Member, Los Angeles County Beach Commission*
Jimmie Woods-Gray, Former Chair, Los Angeles County Democratic Central Committee
Marilyn Wulliger
Richard Wulliger
Mia Yamamoto
Peg Yorkin, Co-Founder and Chair, Feminist Majority Foundation
Rick Zbur, President, California League of Conservation Voters *
Serena Zeise
Walter Zelman, Chair, Dept of Public Health, California State University Los Angeles

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