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Orange County, CA November 5, 2002 Election
Board Member; Huntington Beach Union High School District Voter Information

4 Year Term.

Results as of Dec 6 2:34am, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (238/238)
Candidates (Vote for 3)
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Matthew Harper 29,220 votes 17.5%

  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Governing Board Member, Huntington Beach Union High School District
  • BS, Public Policy & Management, School of Public Administration, University of Southern California
  • Graduate, Huntington Beach High School
  • Lifetime Member, USC General Alumni Association
  • Member, Huntington Beach High School Alumni Association
  • Various leadership positions in local & statewide partisan organizations
  • Masters in Governance certificate, California School Boards Association
  • Higher academic achievement in English and math for all students
  • Administrative and fiscal accountability
  • A greater role in decision-making for parents and students
Bonnie Castrey 27,605 votes 16.5%
(This candidate has not responded to Smart Voter)
  • Occupation: Governing Board Member, Huntington Beach Union High School District
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Brian Garland 26,242 votes 15.7%
  • Occupation: Retired Principal/Educator
  • 1995 Principal of the Year California
  • Principal: Edison High School 1988 - 2002
  • Recipient: PTA Life Membership Award for Service to Youth
  • Former Trustee: Past President, Huntington Beach City School District
  • Member: State Board of Education Task Force; Curriculum and Instruction
  • Chairman: Orange County High School Principals, Region #17
  • Set rigorous goals for all students.
  • Support school staff training/capacity-building.
  • Provide parents with sufficient information.
Rosemary Saylor 24,516 votes 14.7%
  • Occupation: Teacher/Businesswoman
  • BA in Art Education
  • Credentialed Substitute Teacher K-12
  • Teaching experience in K - 8 and Adult Education
  • Operations Manager in Partnership Corporation
  • Recipient of PTA awards: Honorary Service, Continuing Service, Golden Oak
  • PTA President/Officer: Elementary, Middle School, High School and Council Levels. PTA Executive Committee at District level.
  • Adequate Funding for our District Schools
  • Support of Staff Development and Keeping the Best Teachers
  • Maintence/Upgrade of Facilities and Programs
Sylvia Garrett 17,739 votes 10.6%
  • Occupation: Businesswoman/Community Volunteer
  • Founding President, Huntington Beach High School Foundation
  • Founding Officer of Orange County Coalition of Education Foundations
  • Westminster School District Foundation for Educational Excellence Educational Enrichment Foundation Founding Officer
  • HBUHSD Educational Enrichment Foundation Founding Officer
  • California State PTA Golden Oak Honorary Service Award 2001
  • Huntington Beach Administrators Association Community Service Award 2002
  • CLEAN, SAFE, CAMPUS ENVIRONMENT All of our campuses should be in good condition to foster a productive learning environment.
  • FISCAL ACCOUNTABILITY: Our District should produce a user-friendly budget that allows taxpayers to see where their dollars are being spent.
  • BETTER COMMUNICATION: Open communication between teachers, parents and students should be encouraged so that each feels they are a member of the partn
Jim Peters 12,052 votes 7.2%
(This candidate has not responded to Smart Voter) Sallie E. Dashiell 12,050 votes 7.2%
(This candidate has not responded to Smart Voter) Ted K. Tadayon 9,303 votes 5.6%
(This candidate has not responded to Smart Voter) Andrew Scott Patterson 8,495 votes 5.1%
(This candidate has not responded to Smart Voter)
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