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Los Angeles County, CA March 8, 2011 Election
Member of the Board of Trustees; Los Angeles Community College District; Office 1 Voter Information

4 Year Term.

A runoff may be held on 5/17/2011 between the top 2 candidates who received the most votes if neither receives a majority. If one candidate receives a majority of votes in this election, that candidate wins and no runoff will be held.

Results as of Jun 10 1:36pm

Official Results

Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Mona Field Click here for more information about this candidate 128,617 votes 59.1%

  • Occupation: Community College Professor
  • Professor of Political Science
  • Glendale Community College District
  • Past President Board of Trustees, LACCD
  • Past President Glendale College Guild
  • Get Community Colleges our fair share from state budget
  • Protect access to higher education for all Californians
  • Provide quality instruction and support services for all students
Gwen Walker Click here for more information about this candidate 30,852 votes 14.2%
  • Occupation: Retired Educator
  • M.A. degree/CSUN /Counseling &Guidance
  • Professor/Sociology/Psychology/Counseling
  • Emeritus Member AFT local 1521
  • Ministry of Alliance Affiliation
  • National Youth Council
  • Increase student transfer rates
  • Accountability and Transparency and oversight of a stable budget
  • Improve academic/vocational programs/curriculum
Jozef Thomas "Joe" Essavi Click here for more information about this candidate 23,392 votes 10.7%
  • Occupation: Los Angeles County Commissioner
  • Community College ASB Union Treasurer 1994-1996
  • Communtiy College District Student Trustee Nominee from LA Valley College 1994
  • Businessman, Married, 3 Children
  • Former Senator, Los Angeles Congress of Neighborhood Councils
  • Neighborhood Councilmember, Winnetka, 2005-2010
  • BA UCR, MA CAL State Univ Northridge
  • FIGHTING for Students, Teachers, and Taxpayers, keeping special interests out
  • Public demands to know the Results of Secret Capstone Audit Report
Oswaldo "Ozzie" Lopez Click here for more information about this candidate 23,074 votes 10.6%
  • Occupation: Community Center Director
  • Master's Degree in Public Administration
  • Bachelor's Degree in Political Science
  • L.A. Unified School District Superintendent Review Panel
  • Recipient of the National Community Development Association
  • Recipient of the California Council for Performance Excellence
  • Coro of Southern California Alumnus
  • I want to develop a three bridge system, in which high schools, community colleges and four year universities in an effort to improve academic success
  • Work to build alternative campuses within LACCD to provide better accessability to education
  • Provide alternative access to education through technology
Derrick Mims Click here for more information about this candidate 11,874 votes 5.5%
  • Occupation: Los Angeles City Workforce Boardmember
  • Graduate of Los Angeles Southwest College
  • Graduate of USC
  • Appointed to Los Angeles WIB Youth Council
  • Article published in Congressional Record
  • Received UCLA "Bruin Bear" & USC Tommy Award
  • District Director for Assemblymember Warren Furutani
  • Increase student success - it is currently dismally low
  • Offer district accountability to give tax payers transparency on actions
  • Tackle budget problems in order to better fund our colleges

Basic candidate data supplied by the applicable elections official. Order of candidates is random and changes daily.
  Official Information

Candidate Statements from Channel 35

Essavi: video, transcript
Field: none provided
Lopez: video, transcript
Mims: none provided
Walker: none provided
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