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Alameda County, CA November 6, 2012 Election
 Smart Voter Lynette (Gibson) McElhaney

Candidate for
Council Member; City of Oakland; Council District 3

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: Non-Profit Housing Director
  • B.A. in Political Science from UC Berkeley
  • CEO, Neighborhood Housing Services (2001-present)
  • Founding Partner, SparkPoint West Contra Costa County (committee to decrease poverty by 25% by 2020)
  • NeighborWorks Training Institute, Alumni
  • Certified Financial Counselor
  • Deacon, True Vine Ministries in West Oakland
Top Priorities if Elected
  • Economic Development - Bringing 10,000 jobs to Oakland
  • Improving public safety
  • Strengthening our schools
Questions on Issues

The League of Women Voters of Oakland asked questions on the issues of all candidates for this office.
Read the answers from Lynette (Gibson) McElhaney
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Key Endorsements
  • Keith Carson, Alameda County Supervisor
  • Sierra Club, SF Bay Chapter
  • Oakland Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce Political Action Committee
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Campaign Contact Information

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