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Santa Clara County, CA November 6, 2012 Election
Member; Santa Clara County Board of Education; Trustee Area 1 Voter Information

4 Year Term.

Results as of Dec 17 1:46pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (138/138)
Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Grace H. Mah Click here for more information about this candidate 50010 votes 66.76%

    Official Ballot Statement

  • Occupation: Incumbent
  • Governing Board Member, Santa Clara County Board of Education, 5 years
  • Community Volunteer, 13 years
  • Engineer and Project Manager, 18 years
  • YMCA Board of Advisors, 6 years
  • 1000 Hearts for 1000 Minds Volunteer
  • BS Caltech; MS EECS UC Berkeley
  • SJ/SV2020, Eliminating the Achievement Gap in Silicon Valley by 2020
  • Early Childhood Education, Preschool Access and Quality
  • Bilingual Education for K - 12
Dave Cortright Click here for more information about this candidate 24905 votes 33.24%
  • Occupation: User Experience Designer
  • Master's in Computer Science from Stanford
  • Bachelor's in Engineering Physics from University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
  • Father was a public school teacher - high school mathematics
  • Mother was a public school teacher - speech and language therapist
  • Brother is a public school teacher - middle school science
  • Grandmother was a public school teacher - elementary
  • A higher bar for charter school approval, renewal, and accountability
  • Empowering local communities to make decisions that are best for them
  • Invest in social and emotional learning

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  • 10/10/2012, 7:45 - 9:00 p.m.
    Crittenden School Auditorium
    1701 Rock Avenue
    Mountain View, CA 94043
    sponsored by LWVLAMV & Crittenden Middle School PTA
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