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Santa Clara County, CA November 5, 2002 Election
Board Member; Campbell Union High School District Voter Information

4 Year Term.

Results as of Nov 20 3:06pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (163/163)
Candidates (Vote for 3)
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Tim Hegstrom 18,980 votes 21.4%

  • Occupation: Incumbent
  • CUHSD Governing Board Member for past four years; President of Board in 2000
  • Service on District Curriculum and Communication Committees
  • Professor, Communication Studies, San Jose State University; Interim Assoc Dean College of Social Sciences
  • Member, K-18 Curriculum Committee, ICC, Calif Education Round Table
  • Graduate of, and parent of children attending, CUHSD high schools
  • Principal of a management communication consulting firm since 1974
  • Continuous improvement of our teacher recruitment and retention efforts
  • Systematic reporting of state test results to every teacher in all core classes.
  • Further implementation of the new communication plan to better process community suggestions.
Pamela Parker 15,413 votes 17.4%
  • Occupation: Executive Administrator/Mother
  • Branham High School Home & School Club President for the past two years
  • Member of the Campbell Union High School District Financial Advisory Committee for the past two years
  • Parent Representative to the Campbell Union High School District for the past three years
  • A.A. Degree in Child Study from West Valley College
  • 1967-Graduate of Blackford High School
  • Ensure ALL students master the basics and are able to apply them in their lives
  • Ensure our district is able to recruit and retain the highest quality of teachers
  • Continue to build a partnership among the parents, teachers, students, and district so that all concerns are heard and addressed
George St. Clair 14,485 votes 16.3%
  • Occupation: Incumbent
  • CUHSD Governing Board--12 Years (President: 1994; 1996; 1999)
  • Stanford University--Ed.S. Design & Evaluation of Educational Programs; Columbia University- M.Ed. Teaching & Curriculum; M.A. International Education
  • National & California Distinguished High Schools--Tutorial Center coordinator, teacher, active PTA/School Site Council member
  • WestEd Regional Educational Research Laboratory, San Francisco--Research Associate, High School Improvement Program--studies of school productivity
  • Columbia University, New York-- Counselor for 500 international college students at Teachers College, Columbia University
  • US Peace Corps (6 yrs)--Master teacher; teacher training coordinator; high school administrator; dean of students; curriculum developer; coach
  • Encourage excellence in all that the CUHSD does;
  • Respond to the diversity and needs of all students;
  • Achieve the most value possible from the District's fiscal and human resources.
Louis J. Marotti 12,777 votes 14.4%
(This candidate has not responded to Smart Voter)
  • Occupation: Incumbent
Bob Becklund 8,105 votes 9.1%
  • Occupation: Retired Professional Engineer
  • Shoveled Sand in Foundry at 16
  • College Entrance Exam: top 1%
  • After Navy Radar, Sonar, Radio school: 3rd Class Petty Officer at 18
  • U of Minn BA (Physio Chemistry, Humanities minor)
  • Sent as GE Rep to American Embassy at 24
  • 40 years teaching and analyzing experience at GE and Lockheed
  • The School Board (Governing Board) must be non-partisan.
  • The Board should listen equally to the non-partisan views of each voter.
  • The Board should promote public involvement in Board and School activity
Gregory X. "Greg" Grigsby 6,916 votes 7.8%
  • Occupation: Technical Publications Manager
  • San Jose State University - BA, English
  • PTSA President, Prospect HS - 2001-2002
  • CUHSD Finance Committee Member - 2001 to present
  • Digital High School, Prospect - 2000 to present
  • Moreland SDTech Committee - 1998 to present
  • Improve the relationship between Parents, Teachers, and Administrators
  • Maintain fiscal responsibility
  • Improve the public's image of our Schools
Mark Holan 6,188 votes 7.0%
  • Occupation: Electronics Distribution Manager
  • Active School and Parent Volunteer
  • Nineteen year district resident
  • Coordinator for thiry-five company locations
  • Bring the District back to the community
  • Improve teacher status at the district office
  • Forge better relationships with all of the partner school districts
Robert Prieto 5,968 votes 6.7%
(This candidate has not responded to Smart Voter)
  • Occupation: Small Business Owner

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Candidates Forum
Oct. 16, 7:00 p.m., Prospect High School cafeteria, Saratoga
sponsored by League of Women Voters of S.W. Santa Clara Valley and Prospect High School PTSA
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Saratoga News - Oct. 30

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