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Los Angeles County, CA November 6, 2007 Election
Governing Board Member; Hacienda La Puente Unified School District Voter Information

Results as of Nov 21 4:55pm, 100.00% of Precincts Reporting (28/28)
Candidates (Vote for 2)
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Jay F. Chen Click here for more information about this candidate 4,291 votes 26.87%

  • Occupation: Business Consultant/Entrepreneur
  • Harvard University Honors graduate ('01); Marine Corps NROTC scholarship recipient
  • Product of Hacienda-La Puente public school system: Glen A. Wilson High School ('96), Mesa Robles Middle School ('92)
  • International Leo of the Year, awarded by Lions Clubs International
  • Fluent in Mandarin and Spanish, former travel writer for Let's Go
  • Real estate investor and portfolio manager (current)
  • Bain & Company management consultant ('02-'04)
  • Ensure that district funds are used wisely, efficiently, and transparently
  • Fight declining enrollment by staunching the flow of HLPUSD students to other districts
  • Provide students with a well-rounded education, not just test-taking skills
Norman Hsu Click here for more information about this candidate 3,477 votes 21.77%
  • Occupation: School Board Member
  • Lived in Hacienda Heights for 27 years
  • Retired postal supervisor
  • Two children are graduates of Hacienda La Puente USD
  • Historic four terms (16 years) on the Hacienda La Puente School Board
  • Founder of "I Love My Teachers" recognition program
  • Volunteer for the Lions Club, American Red Cross, and the United Way
  • Improve the academic standards of our students and teaching competence of our teachers
  • Ensure equal allocation of resources and programs for schools in both the La Puente and Hacienda Heights areas
  • Prepare our students to compete more effectively in the global economy
John M. Eckman 3,066 votes 19.20%
  • Occupation: Director Operations/Parent
Jeannie Garcia 2,962 votes 18.54%
  • Occupation: Parent
Barbara "B. J." Moore Click here for more information about this candidate 1,112 votes 6.96%
  • Occupation: Public School Administrator
  • Bachelor of Arts in English, Bachelor of Arts in Metaphysics
  • Master of Arts in Educational Administration
  • Bi- Lingual English- Spanish
  • Career educator of 30 years
  • Taught English & Spanish
  • Currently employed by LAUSD, Assistant Principal
  • Competitive salaries and benefits for all district employees
  • Safe Schools-Zero Tolerance on Drugs, Violence, and bullying & gangs
  • Support Closing the Achievement Gap to raise test scores.
Erica (Lemos) Holloway Click here for more information about this candidate 1,064 votes 6.66%
  • Occupation: Elementary School Teacher
  • Masters in Education: Curriculum and Instruction
  • Nominated for Teacher of the Year
  • Worked for local school districts for over 15 years
  • Currently working as an elementary school teacher with over nine years experience
  • Married, mother of two
  • Entrepreneur
  • Dedicated to supporting the needs of our students and ensuring that our students receive a complete and quality education
  • Support teachers and give them the resources needed to perform their job effectively.
  • Ensure that school funds are used appropriately for our students.

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Hacienda La Puente Unified School District
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