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- Occupation: MID Director, 1994 to present
- Walnut grower
- Retired Corporate vice president and industrial plant manager, Tenet Health Systems
- Widowed after 51 years of marriage, 2 daughters & 5 grandchildren
- Member Board of Directors, Community Hospice
- Active member of the community for more than 54 years
- Member, First Christian Reformed Church of Modesto
Wesley T. "Wes" Trana
- I feel that the Modesto Bee's endorsement of my candidacy accurately outlines my priorities.
- I have shown a consistent concern for ratepayers and a determination to protect the district's water rights & its ability to generate electric power.
- I will continue to focus on protecting our agriculture and water & making certain our rates remain among the lowest in California
- Occupation: Almond Grower
- Retired from Foster Farms as Feed Research Supervisor.
- Attended Modesto High, MJC and Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo.
- My wife Joanne have been married 42 years, we have one daughter Kristen who is married to Scott Lueck and 2 grandchildren.
- I am a veteran and served with the US Navy in Korea.
- I am supporter of many community activities.
- I am a member of Emanuel Lutheran Church, Modesto
- Keep MID water supplies in the Modesto area
- Keep power & water rates reasonable
- Ensure that MID properly manages the debt load keeping the agency fiscally strong
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- 10/13 Modesto Bee-Election Connection
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- 10/6 Modesto Bee, Election Connection
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