Endorsements

*Titles used for identification purposes only

Federal Officials 

  • Congresswoman Anna Eshoo
  • Congressman Ro Khanna

State Officials

  • California State Treasurer Fiona Ma
  • California State Controller Betty Yee
  • Former California State Superintendent Delaine Eastin
  • Former California State Superintendent Tom Torlakson
  • Professor Emeritus at Stanford Graduate School of Education and former President of the CA State Board of Education Michael Kirst
  • State Senator Jerry Hill
  • State Senator Jim Beall
  • Former California State Controller Steve Westly
  • State Assemblymember Ash Kalra
  • State Assemblymember Evan Low
  • State Assemblymember Marc Berman
  • Former State Assemblymember Rich Gordon 
  • Former State Assemblymember, Speaker Pro Tempore Sally Lieber
  • California Democratic Party Member Emy Thurber

County Officials

  • Santa Clara County Supervisor, District 2 Cindy Chavez
  • Santa Clara County Supervisor, District 4 Susan Ellenberg
  • Santa Clara County Board of Education President Claudia Rossi
  • Santa Cruz County Board of Education Trustee Rose Filicetti
  • Santa Clara Valley Water District Director Gary Kremen

Local Officials

  • Former Former Mayor and Burlingame City Council member Mike Brownrigg
  • Cupertino Union School District BOE President Lori Cunningham
  • Former Cupertino School Board President Josephine Lucey
  • East Side Union High School District Trustee Pattie Cortese
  • Evergreen BOE and former President Bonnie Mace
  • Fremont Union High School District Vice President Bill Wilson
  • Fremont Union High School District Trustee and former President Roy Rocklin
  • Fremont Union High School District Trustee Rosa Kim
  • Foothill-De Anza Community College District Vice President Peter Landsberger
  • Foothill-De Anza Community College District Board Member Patrick Ahrens
  • Former Foothill-DeAnza Community College President Bruce Swenson
  • Los Altos Mayor Jan Pepper
  • Former Los Altos and Los Altos Hills Mayor Jean Mordo
  • Los Altos Hill Vice Mayor Kavita Tankha
  • Los Altos Hills Councilmember and former Cupertino Union School District Board President George Tyson
  • Los Altos School District Board President Bryan Johnson
  • Los Altos School District Board Vice President Vaishali (Shali) Sirkay
  • Los Altos School District Board Trustee and former President Jessica Speiser
  • Los Altos School District Board Trustee and former Steve Taglio
  • Los Altos School District Board Trustee and former President Vladamir Ivanovic
  • Former Los Altos School District Board Trustee Bill Cooper
  • Former Los Altos School District Board Trustee Carol Kuiper
  • Former Los Altos School District Board Trustee David Pefley
  • Former Los Altos School District Board President Doug Smith
  • Former Los Altos School District Board Trustee Kim Graham
  • Former Los Altos School District Board Trustee Margot Harrigan
  • Former Los Altos School District Board President Mark Goines
  • Former Los Altos School District Board President Sangeeth Peruri
  • Former Los Altos School District Board President Tamara Logan
  • Former Los Altos School District Board President Terri Sachs
  • Los Gatos Saratoga Union High School District President and Asian Pacific Islander School Board Members Association President Cynthia Chang
  • Mountain View Mayor Margaret Abe-Koga
  • Mountain View Vice Mayor Ellen Kamei
  • Mountain View Councilmember Lucas Ramirez
  • Mountain View Los Altos Union High School President Sanjay Dave
  • Mountain View Los Altos Union High School District Trustee Catherine Vonnegut
  • Mountain View Los Altos Union High School District Trustee and former President Debbie Torok
  • Mountain View Los Altos Union High School District Vice President and former President Fiona Walter
  • Mountain View Los Altos Union High School District Trustee and former President Phil Faillace
  • Mountain View Whisman School District President Tamara Wilson
  • Mountain View Whisman School District Vice President Devon Conley
  • Mountain View Whisman School District Trustee José Gutiérrez, Jr.
  • Mountain View Whisman School District Trustee Laura Blakely
  • Former Mountain View Mayor Mike Kasperzak
  • Former Mountain View Mayor Lenny Siegel
  • Former Mountain View Los Altos Union High School District President Judy Hanneman
  • Former Mountain View Los Altos Union High School District President Joe Mitchner
  • Former Mountain View Los Altos Union High School District President Dave Williams
  • Palo Alto Mayor Adrian Fine
  • Palo Alto Vice Mayor Tom DuBois
  • Palo Alto Councilmember and former Mayor Eric Filseth
  • Palo Alto Councilmember and former Mayor Liz Kniss
  • Palo Alto Councilmember Alison Cormack
  • Palo Alto Councilmember Greg Tanaka
  • Palo Alto Unified School District Board President Todd Collins
  • Palo Alto Unified School District Trustee and former President Jennifer DiBrienza
  • Palo Alto Unified School District Trustee and former Board President Ken Dauber
  • Palo Alto Unified School District Board Vice President Shounak Dharap
  • Former Palo Alto Mayor Bern Beecham
  • Former Palo Alto Mayor Sid Espinosa
  • Former Palo Alto Mayor Greg Scharff
  • Former Palo Alto Councilmember and Palo Alto Unified School District BOE Trustee Gail Price
  • Former Palo Alto Unified School District President Barbara Mitchell
  • Former Palo Alto Unified School District President Heidi Emberling
  • Former Palo Alto Unified School District President Julie Jerome
  • Former Palo Alto Unified School District President Mandy Lowell
  • Former Palo Alto Unified School District President Terry Godfrey
  • Redwood City Vice Mayor and former Redwood City School District BOE President Shelly Masur
  • Former City of San Jose Councilmember Walt Hays
  • Santa Clara Unified School District Trustee and former President Albert Gonzalez
  • Santa Clara Unified School District Trustee and former President Jodi Muirhead
  • Santa Clara Unified School District Trustee Mark Richardson
  • Sunnyvale Mayor Larry Klein
  • Sunnyvale Vice Mayor Nancy Smith
  • Sunnyvale Councilmember Glenn Hendricks
  • Sunnyvale Councilmember Gustav Larsson
  • Former Sunnyvale Vice Mayor Tara Martin-Milius
  • Sunnyvale School District President Michelle Maginot
  • Sunnyvale School District Trustee and former President Jeff Arnett
  • Sunnyvale School District Trustee and former President Nancy Newkirk
  • Sunnyvale School District Trustee and former President Reid Myers
  • Sunnyvale School District Trustee Bridget Watson
  • Former Sunnyvale Mayor John Howe
  • Former Sunnyvale Mayor Melinda Hamilton

Organizations & Groups

  • AFSCME 101
  • Building Trades Council
  • California Teachers Association
  • California Teachers Association of Berryessa
  • Carrie Manley
  • IBEW Local 332
  • Los Altos Teachers Association
  • Mountain View Educators Association
  • Mountain View - Los Altos District Teachers’ Association
  • Oak Grove Educators Association
  • Palo Alto Educators Association
  • San José Teachers Association
  • Santa Clara County Democratic Party
  • Silicon Valley Asian Pacific American Democratic Club 
  • Silicon Valley Stonewall Democrats
  • South Bay AFL-CIO Labor Council
  • Sunnyvale Democratic Club
  • Sunnyvale Education Association
  • UA Local 393
  • United Teachers of Santa Clara

Community Leaders

  • Abby Bradski
  • Amy Kacher
  • Abbie Ahrens
  • Adrianne Chang
  • Adrienne Germain
  • Alison Biggs
  • Andrew Siegler
  • Ann Wolff
  • Anne Taylor
  • Anny Frehner
  • Audrey Gold
  • Barbara Spreng
  • Barrie O'Donnell
  • Barry Groves, Western Association of Schools and Colleges President and former Mountain View Los Altos High School District Superintendent
  • Ben Lai
  • Bruce Gee
  • Camilla and David Olson
  • Catherine Crystal Foster
  • Chris Roat
  • Christina Schmidt
  • Chris Schremp
  • Danielle Cohen
  • Danielle James
  • Daryl Odnert
  • David Byrne
  • David Sawatzke
  • David Wessel, former President of the Sunnyvale Democratic Club
  • Dee Gibson, Co-chair MVLA Scholars
  • Doug Kunz, Vice Chair of the City of Sunnyvale's Sustainability Commission
  • Ed Yu
  • Ellen Rosenblum
  • Elizabeth Olson
  • Erin Sobota
  • Erwin Hosono
  • Esther Rubin
  • Faith Brigel
  • Gretchen Salyer
  • Gina Dalma
  • Gwen Byard
  • Hannah Lu
  • Helen Richardson
  • Herbert Fischgrund
  • Heidi Schwenk
  • Iris Korol
  • Ivy Chang
  • Jackie Wheeler
  • Janet Harding
  • Jean Dawes
  • Jeff Gamble
  • Jennifer DeGraaf
  • Jennifer Mutz
  • Jennifer Walker
  • Jeny Smith
  • Jerry Underdal
  • Jill Baten
  • Joan Jacobus
  • Joe Schwartz
  • Joe Seither, former Los Altos Education Foundation (LAEF) President, LASD Citizens Advisory Committee for Finance
  • Joey Malgesini
  • John McMcIntyre
  • Josh Becker, State Senate Candidate District 13
  • Judy Logan
  • Julie Lythcott-Haims, Author and fmr Dean of Freshmen and Undergraduate Advising, Stanford University
  • Julie MacMillan
  • Julie Williams
  • Katie Campodonico
  • Katie Dellamaggiore
  • Katie Matice
  • Kelly Berman
  • Kelly Sanders
  • Ken Branson
  • Keri Wagner
  • Kimberly Bomar
  • Kris Kuppe
  • Kuljeet Kalkat
  • Larry Chu, Jr.
  • Laura Johnson
  • Laura Stark
  • Laura Teksler
  • Lauren Williams
  • Laurie Pennington, Department Instructional Leader, Science Dept, Gunn High School
  • Leannah Hunt
  • Lee Merkel
  • Linda Eckols
  • Linda Lingg
  • Linda Sell, Vice President of the Sunnyvale Democratic Club
  • Lisa Steinback
  • Lisa Voge-Levin
  • Louise Valente
  • Lynne Russell
  • Manisha Jain
  • Marcia Chmyz
  • Margaret Capriles
  • Mark Weiss
  • Mark Wharton
  • Martha Menestrina
  • Meb Steiner, President, CSEA Palo Alto Chapter 301
  • Meri-Beth Bird
  • Melissa Anderson Look
  • Michael Abrams
  • Michael Serrone
  • Michelle Lee
  • Michelle Baldonado
  • Mike Capuano
  • Mike Serrone, President of the Sunnyvale Democratic Club
  • Monica Yeung Arima
  • Murali Srinivasan
  • Nancy Smith
  • Owen Byrd
  • Pat Markevitch
  • Peipei Yu
  • Penny Ellson
  • Phyllis Bismanovsky
  • Preeva Tramiel
  • Rebecca Fox
  • Richard Liewer, Former Los Altos School District Associate Superintendent
  • Richard Mehlinger, Chair, Livable Sunnyvale; Chair, Sunnyvale Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commission
  • Ricky Hu, Los Altos Teachers Association President
  • Robert Moss
  • Roberta Pyne, LASD Teacher
  • Robin Abrams
  • Roxane Mehta
  • Ryan Brown
  • Sanjeev Acharya
  • Sally Bemus
  • Sara Jenez
  • Sara Kopit-Olson
  • Sara Woodham Johnson
  • Sarah Billington
  • Serge Bonte
  • Shaun Braun
  • Shernaz Daver
  • Sheryl Klein
  • Sherry Williams
  • Sigrid Pinsky
  • Sindhu Peruri
  • Sonya Bradski
  • Steve Brown
  • Sue Serrone, Sunnyvale Arts Commissioner
  • Susan Phinney  Silver
  • Susan Purdy Pelosi
  • Susan Usman
  • Susanne Attenborough
  • Tanya Maluf
  • Tim McGovern
  • Tim Oey, Sunnyvale Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commissioner
  • Timothy Halsted
  • Tony Klein
  • Trish Gilbert
  • Wayne Crosby
  • Xenia Hammer

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