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Humboldt County, CA November 6, 2007 Election
Governing Board Member; Fortuna Union High School District Voter Information

Results as of Nov 19 9:23am, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (15/15)
29.1% Voter Turnout (5066/11819)
(19 Total Write-In Votes 0.38%)
Candidates (Vote for 2)
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Anita Lyons Gage Click here for more information about this candidate 1781 votes 35.16%

  • Occupation: Retired teacher
  • MA Education Administration, BA Speech & English
  • Credentials in Secondary Ed. & Administration
  • English Teacher for 26 years, including 18 at FUHS
  • Developed & implemented Career Ed. Programs forHumboldt Co, Office of Ed.
  • Coordinator for 2 Accreditation reviews at FUHS
  • Committee for FUHS building bonds
  • Restore a culture of respect and trust
  • Open communication among all stakeholders to enhance student learning
  • Provide sound financial planning and accountability with equitable funding for programs departments and staff
Kenneth A. "Ken" Steele Click here for more information about this candidate 1607 votes 31.72%
  • Occupation: Incumbent
  • BS Education-Mathematics Idaho State College, Pocatello, Idaho
  • Master of Natural Science University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho
  • Mathematics Teacher 36.3 years, 27.3 at FUHS
  • Sports Official 53 years; 49 softball/baseball, 40 football, 27 basketball, 2 volleyball
  • Rohnerville School Board 31 years, 30 terms president; FUHS Board 4 years, 2 terms clerk
  • Married to Ruth 54 years, 4 children graduated FUHS - daughter valedictorian 1972, youngest son student body president 1977-1978, 8 grandchildren
  • Continue stressing communication among all stakeholders - students, staff, parents, community
  • Continue working toward a balanced budget and start rebuilding reserves
  • Work for improved State test scores (a necessary evil) with all stakeholders
Laura Weare 960 votes 18.95%
  • Occupation: Financial Aid Counselor
Linda Jensen 699 votes 13.80%
  • Occupation: Account Clerk

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