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Orange County, CA November 5, 2002 Election
Trustee; Newport-Mesa Unified School District; Trustee Area 7 Voter Information

4 Year Term.

Results as of Dec 6 2:34am, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (178/178)
Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Tom Egan 20,715 votes 52.5%

  • Occupation: Retired Engineer
  • M.S. Aeronautics & Astronautics (U of Washington), M.S. Civil Engineering (UCI)
  • President, Costa Mesa Library Foundation
  • Leadership Tomorrow Class of 2001, Co-chair of class project
  • Secretary, Costa Mesa Downtown & Eastside Traffic Committee
  • Orange Coast River Park Steering Committee
  • Husband, father (2 sons, 3 stepdaughters), grandfather (6 girls, 6 boys)
  • Increase trust and confidence between the schools and the community.
  • Encourage in all students the desire to reach for their star and the confidence to grasp it.
  • Facilitate all students' learning to read fluently and to think critically, preparing them for the opportunities of the new, global economy.
Wendy Brooks Leece 18,757 votes 47.5%
  • Occupation: Governing Board Member, Newport-Mesa Unified School District, Area 7
  • B A Education, University of Arizona
  • California School Board Leadership Council, Vice President-Membership
  • Board Member, Orange County Youth Commission
  • 30-Year Resident of Costa Mesa
  • Mother of Five Children, all attended Newport-Mesa Schools
  • Continue in my role as a Parent Advocate
  • Greater Achievement at all levels, especially among English Language Learners
  • Provide Leadership over anticipated budget problems because of State budget issues

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