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Los Angeles County, CA November 4, 2003 Election
Governing Board Member; ABC Unified School District Voter Information

Results as of Nov 24 1:43pm, 100.00% of Precincts Reporting (27/27)
Candidates (Vote for 4)
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Celia Spitzer Click here for more information about this candidate 2,937 votes 19.59%

  • Occupation: Governing Board Member
  • Long-time community and classroom volunteer
  • Former Cerritos Planning Commissioner
  • Numerous school district advisory committees
  • Continue the progress of the last four years in the ABC District
  • Ensure that all ABC graduates are prepared for the post-secondary world: college, technical training, the military, or direct entry into the workforce
A. Cecy R "CECY" Groom Click here for more information about this candidate 2,611 votes 17.42%
  • Occupation: Governing Board/INCUMBENT
  • Certified Public Accountant
  • BBA
  • Governing Board
  • 1988 Woman of the Year - State of Ca
  • member California Society of CPA's
  • Empowering the youth through Education
  • Proven Effective Leadership
  • Fiscal watchdog
Bob Baldwin Click here for more information about this candidate 2,523 votes 16.83%
  • Occupation: Governing Board Member
  • Occupation: Chief Financial Officer, 20 years in finance and accounting
  • AB. Degree UCLA Economics and MBA USC.
  • Chair, Proposition "A" $60MM Bond Issue for Modernization
  • Chair, Finance and Audit Committee
  • Chair, Superintendent's Budget Advisory Commitee
  • Chair, Whitney Foundation
  • A focus on the 77% students, not graduating from a 4 year college especially those students seeking vocational opportunities.
  • Providing all students with the ability to read at grade level or above,. Recognition that reading is a key "life" competency.
  • The elimination of race and income as perceived limiting factors in the education of our students.
Armin Reyes Click here for more information about this candidate 2,264 votes 15.10%
  • Occupation: Incumbent/Union Representative
  • Commander, U.S. Army Reserve
  • M.A. Negotitiations &Conflict Mgt, CSUDH
  • B.A. Political Science, CSU Fullerton
  • Board Member South East ROP
  • Student Achievement
  • Recruit and retain quality staff
  • Parent and community participation
Paul Bong-Soo Kahng, Ph.D. Click here for more information about this candidate 1,743 votes 11.63%
  • Occupation: Professor
  • An educator and college professor for more than 40 years
  • Fifteen years as an educational and vocational trainer for the United Nations in Malaysia, Indonesia, Nigeria, and Italy
  • Received a B.S. and M.S. in mechanical engineering and Doctorate from University of Dunham, UK
  • Attended K-12 educational programs in financial and personal management courses at CSULB
  • Vocational and education teaching credential certificate courses at CSULB
  • Active member of Cerritos Rotary Club
  • ABC School Foundation
  • More diversified after-school programs for K-12
  • Senior citizen education programs
Ben Delarosa Click here for more information about this candidate 1,578 votes 10.53%
  • Occupation: Letter Carrier
  • BA Political Science-Public Administration
  • Graduate, US Army Academy of Health Sciences at Ft Sam Houston
  • Commissioner, Lakewood Recreation and Community Services Commission
  • Member, Finance & Audit Advisory Committee
  • Member, Strategic Planning Committee
  • Member, Whitney Foundation
  • Ensure that all ABC Unified students have the opportunity to receive the same high level education
  • Give parents a greater voice in the education of their children
  • Seek partnerships with local colleges and vocational schools to better prepare ABC students for their future careers
Mona Denice Hawkins 1,336 votes 8.91%
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