This is an archive of a past election.
See for current information.
LWV logo League of Women Voters of California
Smart Voter logo
Los Angeles County, CA November 5, 2002 Election
Councilmember; Proposed City of San Fernando Valley; District 1 Voter Information

Results as of Nov 26 10:38am, 100.00% of Precincts Reporting ( 56/ 56)
Candidates (Vote for 1)
Click on highlighted name for additional information supplied by candidate. Contact non-highlighted candidates and encourage them to provide information for voters.

Andrew W. Anderson, Jr. 3,284 votes 19.84%

  • Occupation: Retired School Principal
  • Retired (WW II) Air Force Pilot
  • UCLA BA USC MA and Ph. D.
  • LAUSD teacher and Administrator (principal) for
  • 42 years. Elected to County Central Committee
  • for five years. Presently president of Northridge
  • Civic Association. Valley resident for 50 years.
  • I have spent my life in school work. The LAUSD is now in a disaster mode
  • They lose and find millions of dollars every year. To get our own district
  • we must have our own city, the legislature says. I'll help do that.
Ken Aslan 2,706 votes 16.35% Robert Nelson Norris 2,637 votes 15.93% Sidney "Sid" Gold 2,508 votes 15.15% Susan Deas 1,810 votes 10.93%
  • Occupation: Management Consultant
  • 1997 NYU MBA/JD (emphasis in finance and management)
  • 1991 UCLA BA with Honors (double major in economics and political science)
  • Independent management consulting work experience, working predominantly with start-up companies during their establishment and growth phases
  • U.S. Senate legislative analysis internship experience
  • San Fernando Valley resident since 1970
  • District 1 resident (Northridge) since 1974 (except for periods of educational and professional development)
  • Improved Public Safety Services
  • Establish Responsive, Customer-Service-Oriented Valley City Government
  • Lower Taxes and Fiscally-Responsible Budgets Passed in a Timely Manner
Kim Thompson 1,314 votes 7.94% Tamara V. Trank 1,229 votes 7.42% Don L. Larson 837 votes 5.06%
  • Occupation: Landlord/Artist
Shaunn Cartwright 228 votes 1.38%
  • Occupation: Security Supervisor/Salesperson
Mary Caryl Serritella John P. Petersen
Basic candidate data supplied by the applicable elections official. All candidates have been invited to supply additional information to Smart Voter. Order of candidates is random and changes daily.
  General Links

New! League of Women Voters California "Guide to Government"

Suggest a link related to this contest
Links to sources outside of Smart Voter are provided for information only and do not imply endorsement.

Home (Ballot Lookup) || About Smart Voter || Feedback

Created: December 6, 2002 12:35 PST
Smart Voter   <>
Copyright © League of Women Voters of California Education Fund
The League of Women Voters neither supports nor opposes candidates for public office or political parties.