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Orange County, CA November 6, 2012 Election
Board Member; Santa Ana Unified School District Voter Information

4 Year Term.

Results as of Dec 17 1:45pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (89/89)
32.8% Voter Turnout (1,133,204/1,683,001)
Candidates (Vote for 3)
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Cecilia "Ceci" Iglesias Click here for more information about this candidate 18,972 votes 21.8%

  • Occupation: Santa Ana Businesswoman/Parent
  • Founder of non-profit organization that provides homework assistance to deaf and hard-of-hearing students.
  • Orange County social worker serving our community by assisting families in crisis.
  • Administered programs that provided temporary assistance while empowering families to become self-sufficient and self-reliant.
  • Taught students English and math. Certified in American Sign Language. Proudly taught deaf students.
  • Proud product of the Santa Ana Unified School District, Santa Ana College, and Cal State Fullerton.
  • Mother of current Santa Ana Unified School District student. Immigrated to the United States (and to Santa Ana) three decades ago.
  • Implement "Bring Your Parent to School Day" in all Santa Ana schools. Support partnerships between teachers and parents.
  • Provide high-quality schools for all Santa Ana students and ensure all students are prepared for college or the workforce.
  • Keep violent criminals away from our children.
Rob Richardson Click here for more information about this candidate 18,194 votes 21.0%
  • Occupation: Governing Board Member, Santa Ana Unified School District
  • President, Santa Ana School Board
  • Santa Ana City Councilman, 1990-1998
  • Past President, Santa Ana Boys and Girls Club,; Board Member since 1989
  • Past President, Santa Ana Kiwanis Club; Member since 1985
  • Chairman, Santa Ana High School Centennial Committee
  • Vice President, Cambodian Family
  • Successful record of delivering top quality school facilites, 354 new classrooms in 4 years; 825 renovated classrooms
  • Prudent stewardship of school district budget to serve students, teach English, and maintain safe schools
  • Steady progress in academic achievement
Jose Alfredo Hernandez Click here for more information about this candidate 15,514 votes 17.9%
  • Occupation: School Boardmember/Parent
  • Lawyer (Santa Ana defense attorney)
  • Juris Doctorate, Whittier Law School
  • Fellow at Center for Children's Rights, Whittier Law School
  • B.A. History, U.C.L.A.
  • Graduate of Santa Ana Schools K-12
  • 33 year resident of Santa Ana; 3 children attending Santa Ana Schools and 1 son already graduated from Valley High School
  • To provide a strong curriculum that ensures our graduates can succeed in college or when they enter the work force
  • Work collaboratively with all stakeholders to ensure that as a Board, we always act in the best interest of the children
  • Continue to act responsibly to ensure fiscal solvency
Valerie Amezcua Click here for more information about this candidate 14,978 votes 17.2%
  • Occupation: Supervising Probation Officer
  • Quality education for all students
  • Safe school environment
  • Expand afterschool programs that include the arts, math, sciences and sports
Myriam Tinajero 13,582 votes 15.6%
  • Occupation: Social Worker
Robert Allen Click here for more information about this candidate 5,590 votes 6.4%
  • Occupation: Customer Service Administrator
  • Ensure that our district builds infrastructure which benefits the needs of all students. Not just high achievers.
  • Support a balanced budget.
  • Make reading, writing & speaking of English a number one priority.

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