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Alameda County, CA November 2, 2010 Election
 Smart Voter Tracy Jensen

Candidate for
Council Member; City of Alameda

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: Alameda Unified School District Board Member
  • Co-Chair - Alameda Collaborative for Children, Youth and Families
  • Led the adoption of the first school Wellness Policy to improve student nutrition and encourage physical activity.
  • Led the adoption of the first lessons to address bullying in elementary grades and ensure respect for Alameda's diverse families.
  • City of Oakland Senior Services Administrator - manage a $2 million budget and 4 senior centers to keep seniors active and independent.
  • Board member - Alameda County Community Food Bank
  • Degrees: MBA and MPH, Emory University; B.S. - Public Administration, California State University East Bay
Top Priorities if Elected
  • I established the first City-School Board committee and my first priority will always be programs and services for Alameda youth and families.
  • I opposed Measure B but I will work for Alameda Point development that provides safe school sites, funds public services and doesn't increase traffic.
  • I helped students and parents to reduce our school landfill waste by more than 100% and I want to make Alameda the greenest city in California.
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Key Endorsements
  • Loni Hancock, Alameda State Senator
  • Barbara Marchand, Alameda 2010 Women's Initiative Enterpreneur of the Year
  • Anne DeBardeleben, Alameda Education Foundation past president
Position Papers
Students in Alameda Deserve Safe Schools
When an intent to recall school board candidates was filed in 2009 each candidate submitted a statement.
Jensen aims to keep kids healthy
Jensen grew up in Alameda and attended local public schools. She has graduate degrees from Atlanta's Emory University in business administration and public health.
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