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Endorsements for 2020 Re-election

(Titles for ID only)

Elected and Public Officials

Justice Harry Brauer, Associate Justice, State of California Court of Appeal, retired

Judge Tom Kelly, Superior Court Judge, retired

Judge Stephen Siegel, Superior Court Judge

Judge Rafael Vasquez, Superior Court Judge, former Santa Cruz County Assistant District Attorney

Judge Heather Mardell Jones, Superior Court Judge, former Santa Cruz County Assistant District Attorney

Judge John S. Adams, Superior Court Judge

Commissioner Samuel Delasandro

Greg Caput, Santa Cruz County Board of Supervisors, Fourth Supervisorial District

Neal Coonerty, Santa Cruz County Board of Supervisors, Third District, retired

Toby Alexander, former Trustee, Pajaro Valley Unified School District

Steve Belcher, Santa Cruz City Chief of Police, retired

Hilary Bryant, former Mayor, City of Santa Cruz

Ed Bottorff, Capitola City Council,  Fireman Alameda County, retired

Tony Campos, former Supervisor, Santa Cruz County Board of Supervisors, Fourth District 

Robert Chacanaca, Past President, Monterey Bay Central Labor Council

Daniel Dodge Jr., Pajaro Valley Unified School District Board of Trustees

Nick Drobac, former Presiding Judge of the Santa Cruz County Superior Courts; former District Attorney, Santa Cruz County

Rudy Escalante, Chief of Police Capitola, retired

Ramon Gomez, former City Council member, Watsonville

Ron Graves, former Capitola City Council member

Stephanie Harlan, former Mayor, City of Capitola

Frank Hernandez, District Attorney Investigator, Santa Clara County, retired

Lowell Hurst, Watsonville City Council, Former Mayor City of Watsonville

Sister Julie Hyer

Judy Doering-Nielsen, former Mayor, City of Watsonville

Carol Fuller, President, Democratic Women's Club, Santa Cruz County

Rebecca Garcia, City Councilwoman, Watsonville, former Cabrillo College Trustee

Aurelio Gonzales, City Councilman, Watsonville

Ron Graves, Capitola City Council, former Mayor City of Capitola

George Kennedy, District Attorney, Santa Clara County, retired

Donna Lind, Scotts Valley Police Sargent, retired; Former mayor Scotts Valley

Fred McPherson III, former Publisher Santa Cruz Sentinel

Amanda Miller Jackson, Soquel Union Elementary School Board

Randy Johnson, Vice-Mayor Scotts Valley, former Mayor Scotts Valley

Brian Murtha, President, People's Democratic Club, former member Democratic Central Committee

Allison Niday, former Board Trustee, Scotts Valley Unified School District

Richelle Noroyan, former Councilwoman, City of Santa Cruz

Gary Reece, former Trustee, Cabrillo College

Jim Reed, Scotts Valley City Council

Steve Reed, Santa Cruz Port Commissioner

Lynn Robinson, former Mayor, City of Santa Cruz

Steve Robbins, Santa Cruz County Sheriff - Coroner, retired

Mike Rotkin, former Mayor, City of Santa Cruz

Dr. Faris Sabbah, Santa Cruz Superintendent of Schools

Robert Singleton, Planning Commissioner City of Santa Cruz, Executive Director Santa Cruz Business Council

Manny Solano, Watsonville Chief of Police, retired

Rachael Spencer, Cabrillo College Trustee

Adam Spickler, Cabrillo College Trustee

Sam Storey, Capitola City Council, former Mayor of Capitola

Michael Termini, former Mayor, City of Capitola

David Terrazas, former Mayor, City of Santa Cruz 

Barbara Thompson, former Trustee, Santa Cruz City Schools

Derek Timm, Scotts Valley City Council

Larry Torkelson, Soquel Fire Captain, retired

Claudia Vestal, Santa Cruz City School Board; Delta School Board member

Kevin Vogel, Chief of Police, city of Santa Cruz, retired

Steve Walpole, Sr. Scotts Valley Chief of Police, retired

Michael Watkins, former County Superintendent of Schools, retired

John Weiss, Scotts Valley Police Chief, retired

Teresa Wiedemann, former Live Oak School Board Member

Phil Wowak, Santa Cruz County Sheriff, retired

"Ari is a dedicated jurist, who is deeply involved in the good works of our community," Fred Keeley, former Assembly Speaker Pro Tm

Legal and Law Enforcement

Rodney Atchison, retired, attorney

Cheryl Babineau, City of San Jose Police Officer, retired

David Babineau, Lt City of San Jose Police, retired

Kyle Babineau, City of San Jose Police Officer

Lynn Ballinger, Sergeant Santa Cruz Sheriff's Office, retired

David Beck, attorney

Steven Belcher, Chief of Police City of Santa Cruz, retired

Bob Bosso, attorney

Justice Harry Brauer, Associate Justice, State of California Court of Appeal, retired

Lawrence Brenner, attorney

Sara Clarenbach, attorney

Gregory Carter, attorney

Austin Comstock, attorney

Paul Crawford, Chief Fiscal Officer Santa Cruz County Sheriffs Office, retired

Bob Derber, attorney

Nick Drobac, former Presiding Judge of the Santa Cruz County Superior Courts; former District Attorney, Santa Cruz County

William Dunn, attorney

Pat Emard, attorney

Jacqueline Faulkner, attorney

William Faulkner, attorney

Jason Gil, Assistant District Attorney, Santa Cruz County

Tom Griffin, attorney

Frank Hernandez, District Attorney Investigator, retired

Dennis Howell, attorney

James Jackson, attorney

Robert Katz, attorney

Ginia Kelly, attorney

Thorton Kontz, attorney

Barbara Lansdowe, Assistant District Attorney

Leola Lapides, attorney

David Lee, City of San Jose Police Officer, retired

Moira Leigh, attorney

Gail Levine, School Board Trustee, San Lorenzo Valley Unified School District

Donna Lind, Scotts Valley Police Sargent, retired; Former mayor Scotts Valley

Len Lofano, Chief Deputy Santa Cruz Sheriffs Office, retired

Kristen Long, attorney

Richard Manning, attorney

Pam Mathiesen, attorney

Roxane Nass Marenberg, attorney

Brian Murtha, President, People's Democratic Club, former member Democratic Central Committee, attorney

James W. Musler, Santa Cruz Sheriffs Department, retired

Allison Norton, attorney

Vicky Parry, attorney

Joseph Reyes, Sargent Santa Cruz County Sheriffs Office, retired

Sam Robustelli, DA Inspector and Deputy Sheriff, retired

Arturo Rodriguez, attorney

Dinah Sapia, attorney

Dana Scruggs, attorney

Heidi Simonson, attorney

Bruce Simpson, Chief Deputy Santa Cruz County Sheriffs Office, retired

John Slebir, attorney

Dennis L. Smith, Lt. Santa Cruz Sheriff's Department, retired

Christopher Smith, attorney

Manny Solano, Chief of Police ,Watsonville, retired

Al Stevens, Chief Deputy Santa Cruz County Sheriffs Office, retired

Sam Storey

Jim Thompson, attorney

Thompson, Kontz, Brenner

Larry Torkelson, Soquel Fire Captain, retired

Kevin Vogel, Chief of Police, City of Santa Cruz, retired

Steve Walpole, Senior Scotts Valley Chief of Police, retired

Wally Walker, Chef Deputy, Santa Cruz Sheriffs Department, retired

Augie Wiedemann, retired Deputy Fire Chief, Santa Clara County

John Weiss, Scotts Valley Police Department Chief, retired

Roger Wildey, Lieutenant, Santa Cruz Sheriff's Department, retired;  president of Corallitos Padres

Peggy Williams, attorney

Phil Wowak, Santa Cruz County Sheriff, retired

Community

Terri Abellera

Bill Abendschan

Edie Abendschan

Sharon Agorastas

Jim Alberti

Peggy Alberti

Elaine M. Aldrich

Daniel Alexander

Dr. Michael Alexander

Toby Alexander

Charles Allen

Ramona Allen

Julie Almquist

Mary Alsip

Jaime Alvarez

Linda Amador

William "Bill" Aragona

Susan Archibald

Marissa Arslan

Hank Ashworth

Jo-ann Austin

Duwayne Bahnsen

Janice Bales

Steve Bankhead

Gary Banks

Hildegard Barbic

Gregory Bargas

Laura Pederson Bargas

William E. Barton

James Barrett

Sylvia Beccaria

Dr. James Beckett

Kim Beckett

Penni Bengtson

Gary Benito

Val Benito

Megan Berglund

Mathew Berglund

William Binch

Lynn Binch

Charlotte Y. Bird

Aaron Blair

Dina Blair

Felix Blanco

Janet Nye Blomquist

Bert Bly

Betty Bly

Peggy Bogard

Suzanne Bogaard

Clint Bonds

Martin Boone

Stephen Borasi

Linda Bottarini

Don Bottomley

Kathleen Boynton

Annie Brown

Cynthia Brown

Kerry Brown

Jim Brown, Past Executive Director, Diversity Center;  

Linda Brown

Tony Buckholz

Betty Bullaro

Ted Burke

Rob Caborn

David E. Campbell

Toni Campbell

Mary Camera

Rosemarie Candau

Kevin Carle

Scott Carpenter

Becky Butler Carr

Donald Carter

Patricia Carter

Edward Joseph Castro

Marilyn Chambers

Salvador Chavez

Barry Cioffi

Nancy Cioffi

Lydia Clarke

Elizabeth Clifton-Doolin 

Kristen Collishaw

Emily Bernard Coonerty

Quinn Cormier

Irene W. Cortez

Glenna Costa

David Culver

Andrew Cumming

Wendy L. Cumming

Jim Cumming

Bill Cummins

Barbara Cuseo

Park Cuseo

Damon Danielson

Haydi Danielson

Jessica David

Jonathan David

Kerry Davison

Diane Dearlinger

Marc Debiase

Elizabeth Devine

Sheila De Lany

Robert Ditlevsen

Bill Dunn

Bruce Dunn

Jean Dunn

Joan Dunn

Bret Dunton

Robbie Dunton

Nick Drobac Jr

Lynn Ann Eaton

John Edwards

William Elder

Sandra Eldridge

Leroy Elkin

Deborah Maddock Elston

Erik Emptage

George Escobar

Judy Evans

Tracey Evans

Ed Evans

Barbi Evenson

Tom Evenson

Amy Hedrick Farr

Gordon Farquharson

Jacqueline Faulkner

Chris Ferrante

Byron Finney

Rebecca Finney

Claudia Fischer

Doug Fischer

Duf Fischer

Don Fitzgerald

Margaret Fitzgerald

Shamim Formoso

Joel Foote

Mahlon Foote

Steven "Rocky" Franich

Raymond Freitas

Craig French

Mimi French

Linda Frey

Catherine L Frost

Neil Frost

Stephen Fuehrer

Carol Fuller

Darlene Gardner

Cori Gerlach

Matthew Gerlach

Bill Gielow

Dianne Graves

Ron Graves

Bill Finch

Gay Finch

John Fisher

Eileen Forster

Robert Frey

Susan Gibson

Charles Ginger

Franca Ghielmetti

John Gleitsmann

Kathy Gleitsmann

Vicky Gonzalez

Aurelio Gonzalez

Dr Gary Griggs, UCSC

Eric Grodberg

Russell Gross

Ken Haber

Paul Hanson

Roxanne Hanson

Beverly Haner

David Heald

Jackie Heald

Laura Hernandez

Katie Hart

Nancy Harrold

Robert Havens

Arlene Heath

Lorin Heath

Gregg Herken, Emeritus Professor UC

Barbara Hendricks

Will Hendricks

Oscar Hernandez

Bill Hess

Dennis Howell

Rick Hofstetter

Mary G. Hudnall

Wendy Hurst

Sister Julie Hyer

Dr. Cameron Jackson

Mackey Jackson

Amanda Jackson-Miller

Barbara Jayet

Louis Jemison

Christine Jennifer

Elaine Johnson

Erik Johnson

Brianna Kahoano

Debby Kantorik

Ron Kantorik

Jeff Katilus

Alison Kelly

Ginaia Kelly

Janet Kennedy

Charlie Keutmann

Maria Keutmann

Leanor Kay Kirby

Virgina Kaufman

Kathleen King

Manu Koenig

Marilyn Koll

David Lackey

Brian LaHaye

Fereshteh LaHaye

Vance Landis-Carey

Alana Latos

Richard Latos

Barbara Lee

Bill Lee

David Lee

Lindsey Lee

Mark Lee

Tina Lee

Laura Leet

Gail Levine

Tommy Lewis

Jeremy Lezin

Robert Lim

Donna Lind

Albert Locatelli

Claudio Locatelli

Daniel Locatelli

Dawn Locatelli

Frank Locatelli

Harry Locatelli

Kimberly Locatelli

Lee Locatelli

Lydia Locatelli

Paul Locatelli

Robert "Bob" Locatelli

Sal Locatelli Jr.

Sandra Locatelli

Teresa Locatelli

Janet Lockwood

Robert Lockwood

Marti Lundin

Nancy B. Macy

Ken Macy

Chris Maffia

George Mainis

Harriet Mainis

Trudy Maitoza

Janice Manabe

Kully Mandon

Brenda Mandon

Peter Mandon

Gwendolyn Marcus

Joe Marini

Joel Marini

Kathleen Marini

Nick Marini

Lora Lee Martin

John Martinelli

Megan Martinelli

Mary Jo May

Ginny Solari Mazry

Robert Mazzuca

Theo Mazzuca

Madelyn McCaul

Al McCommon

Sandi McCommon

Mike McElroy

Bertie McElroy

Diane McGillin

Steve McGillin

Michael McGraw

Regina McGraw

Jane M. McKenzie

Linda McPherson

Fred McPherson III

Patricia McNeal

Keith Meehan

Dave Mello

Georgeann Menasco 

Ken Meshke

Brenda Messenger

Amanda Jackson Miller

Angie Millslagle

Todd Millslagle

Jamie Miser

Scott Miser

Michael Mitchell

Timothy T. Miyasaka

Daniel Moffat

Jane Moffat

Dr. Andrew Moreland

Joell Mower

Ken Mower

Larry Mukai

Joyce Mullen

Bob Munsey

Kathy Munsey

Jennie Munster

Karina Murillo

Donna Murphy

Heidi Murphy

John M. Murphy

Richard Murphy

Ellen Murtha

Katie Musitelli

Wes Musitelli

Deanna Musler

Pinkie Myeerscough

Gina Navaroli

Ryan Navaroli

Jerry Neilson

Judy Nickelson

Anthony Nelson

Paul Niday

Jon Nordgren

Robert S. Noren

Joyce Nordquist

Richard Novak

Maureen O'Neil

Robert Orrizzi

John Ottaviano

Dianne Overbo

Praf Patel

Eugene Panelli

Paula Panelli

Kathy Paolino

Lou Paolino

George Pappas

Laurie Pappas

Michael Pappas

Steven Pappas

Kathie Park

Praf Patel

Douglas Patterson

Teresa Patterson

John E. Pennington

Cathy Perrin

Dennis Phipps

Sandra Pieper

William Pieper

Steve Ponzio

Carl Primavera

Judy Primavera

Steven Pauly

Laura Pederson

Kelly Penniman

Warren "Aldo" Penniman

Charles N. Perry Jr.

Sherry Perry

Dennis Phipps

Scott Pinheiro

Josephine Pista

Natalie Ponce

Alice Ponza

Carl Primavera

Rod Quartararo

Dawn Ralston

Tom Ralston

Patricia Rebele

Rowland Rebele

Betty Rather

Jeff S. Reber

Kelly Reber

Mackenzie Reber

Sally Merrilees Reed

Joanne Regan

Molly Regan

Thomas P. Regan

Ronald Reed

Sally Reed

Stephen Reed

Burt Rees

Cynthia Rees

Leann Reyas

Tammy Riccabona

Anthony Riccabona, Jr. 

Rose Mary (Dee Dee) Riccabona

Bev Ritchey

Louis Rittenhouse

James Rivoir

Don Robinson

Marilyn Louise Robinson

Verna Rodriguez

Iris Rooney

Frank and Liz Rosales

Richard Rose

Valerie Rose

Angelina Rossi

Barbara Rossi

Dave Rossi

Linda Rossi

Louie Rossi

Nick Rossi

Tara Rossi

Linda Rothrock

Gayle Rorvik

Dr Ronald Rowe

Mark Sachau

Gary Sapia

Mike Scarborough

Karen Scarborough

Laurie Schlaepfer

Rene Schlaepfer

Cathy Schlumbrecht

Tracy Schultz

Roger Schwingel

Eric Scofield

Michael Scott

Leigh Selby

Wayne Shaffer

Jo Shaffer

Annita Sibert

Mike Sibert

Sheila Siegel

Billie Simpson

Robert Singleten

Jon Sisk

Margie Sisk

Rochelle Sjolseth

Linda Skeff

Dan Slebir

John Slebir

Ursula Smart

Albert Smith

Hazel Smith

Kristin S. Smith

Laura Smith

Megan Solano

Wing SooHoo

AnneMarie Sorenelli

Kris Sorensen

Linda Sorensen

Janet Souza

Jerry Souza

Carol Spragens

Barbara Sprenge

Malcolm Sprott

Jack Stagnaro

Hilary Stanley

Carrie Staton

John Stephani

Craig Stephens

Mark Stephens

Ann K. Stout

Gail Surbridge

Ken Sullivan

Paula Suzuki

Robin Sweet

Steve Sweet

Jeffery Swisher

Naomi Takemoto

Kenneth Tanimoto

George Taylor

Ginny Taylor

Justin Taylor

Ronda Taylor

Tim Taylor

Debbie Tedsen

Jim Tedsen

Audrey Tennant

Ken Thomas

Roberta Thomas

Susan Thomas

Jim Thompson

David Tirri

Beverly Torkelson

Robin Towse

Kimberly Truman

Peter Truman

David Van Ness

Jourdan Urbancic

Patricia Varela

Tyra Vaughan

Peter Verbica

Charlie Verutti

Mike Verutti

Kyle Wade

Art Walker

Bonnie Walker

Saree Walker

Kevin K. Waltz

Sue Waltz

Judy Warner

Lisa Lazzari Warren

Jack Western

Andrew Whitman

Lisa Whitman

Winston Whittaker

Teresa Wiedemann

Linda Wildey

Samantha Wildman

Steve Wiles

Peggy Williams

Tom Williams

Sue Wilson

Jill Winston

Jon Winston

Sandy Woodruff

Carl Worden

Christina Wowak

Glenn Yarmeak

Evelyn Zaballos

Geri Zaballos

Michael Zaballos

Kevin Zelver

Gabrielle Zimricki

Thomas W. Zolezzi

Magdalena Zschokke, Ph.D.

 


Paid for by Ariadne "Ari" Symons for Judge
343 Soquel Avenue, #137
Santa Cruz, CA 95062
FPPC #1419781

Treasurer Fred Keeley
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