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Orange County, CA November 5, 2002 Election
Board Member; Saddleback Valley Unified School District Voter Information

4 Year Term.

Results as of Dec 6 2:34am, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (203/203)
Candidates (Vote for 2)
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Nancy W. Kirkpatrick 25,717 votes 31.3%

  • Occupation: Incumbent
  • President, Saddleback Valley Board of Education
  • Public School Teacher
  • Saddleback Valley Teachers' Endorsed Candidate
  • Married 19 years; 3 children
  • Public School Parent & Community Volunteer
  • Former Business Executive
  • Clear, high standards which make teachers, administrators and school board members accountable to the parents of this District
  • Safe, nuturing learning environments which foster educational and personal growth
  • Commitment to a full curriculum which prepares our students for the 21st Century
Dore John Gilbert 22,677 votes 27.6%
  • Occupation: Governing Board Member, Saddleback Valley Unified School District
  • physician (private practice Dermatology)
  • Married 26 years with 5 children
  • Teacher endorsed candidate
  • Honoree, Daughters of the American Revolution
  • Honoree, C.I.F. sportsmanship award
  • Past President Saddleback Valley Board of Education
  • Continued Academic Excellence
  • Stress proven educational methods (eg. phonics)
  • Continue zero tolerance policies for safe schools
Linda M. Martin 17,717 votes 21.6%
  • Occupation: Business Executive/Teacher
  • Achieve and maintain a balanced SVUSD budget, which does not sacrifice the quality of SVUSD education now and in the future
  • Bring a new approach that emphasizes citizenship, community and family involvement
  • Empowering teacher and student to expect results and get results
Brett Barnett 16,051 votes 19.5%
  • Occupation: Civil Engineering Manager
  • Father of SVUSD Student
  • Registered Civil Engineer
  • Certified Senior Project Manager
  • Community Volunteer
  • Eagle Scout
  • True Academic Excellence
  • Parent-Teacher Cooperation
  • Safe Schools

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