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LWV League of Women Voters of California
Santa Clara County, CA November 5, 2002 Election
 Smart Voter Lisa Tam

Candidate for
Board Member; Fremont Union High School District

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: Mother of two teenage daughters
  • Community Service/Education Volunteer for 15 years
  • Northwestern University, B.A. Biology
  • FUHSD Principal & Teacher Interview Panel Member
  • Founder & Director of Programs at both the Elementary & High School levels
  • Experienced Teenage Crisis Intervention Counselor
  • Former Director of Vietnamese Refugee Relief Program
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Advocate for excellent & equitable education at all five high schools
  • Work to recruit & retain the best quality teachers & support staff
  • Prepare students to be successful citizens & highlight valuing the whole child, in addition to academics
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Key Endorsements
  • California School Employees Association, Chapter 237/FUHSD
  • Elaine Alquist, Assemblywoman 22nd District
  • Avie Katz, FUHSD Board President
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Position Papers
Ballot Statement
Statement as it appears on the Nov. 5 ballot.
Candidate Testimonials
Testimonials written by the former FUHSD Superintendent, Joe Hamilton, as well as parents and students in the district.
World Journal Newspaper Article
Translation from Chinese of an article written about Lisa Tam's high school board candidacy by Lisa Wu & published on October 10, 2002, in the World Journal. Translation is by Athena Wu.
Campaign Contact Information

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