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Sonoma County, CA November 6, 2012 Election
Council Member; City of Santa Rosa Voter Information

4 Year Term.

Results as of Dec 17 1:47pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (64/64)
(167 Total Other Write-In Votes 0.1%)
Candidates (Vote for 4)
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Ernesto Olivares 29,132 votes 15.0%

  • Occupation: Mayor, Councilmember
Julie Combs Click here for more information about this candidate 27,508 votes 14.2%
  • Occupation: Businesswoman/Neighborhood Advocate
  • Santa Rosa Community Advisory Board (CAB)
  • Southeast Greenway Campaign-Co-Founder
  • Bennett Valley Neighborhood Association - Founder
  • Kawana School and South Park-Volunteer
  • Neighbors Summit, Neighborhood Alliance and Bike Coalition-Member
  • Santa Rosa Economic Development Subcommittee
  • Listening to Our Neighborhoods
  • Defending our Basic Services --Local Jobs and a Vital Economy
  • Protecting Our Environment
Erin Carlstrom 27,138 votes 14.0%
  • Occupation: Local Business Owner
Gary Wysocky 26,187 votes 13.5%
  • Occupation: Councilman/CPA/Businessman
Don Taylor 23,238 votes 12.0%
  • Occupation: Downtown Restaurateur
Caroline Banuelos Click here for more information about this candidate 23,221 votes 12.0%
  • Occupation: Volunteer Administrator
  • Santa Rosa Planning Commissioner
  • B.A. Political Science
  • Co-Chair Cinco de Mayo Committee
  • M.O.V.E.S. Board of Directors
  • Sonoma County Latino Democratic Club, Pres.
  • Rebuilding our local Economy
  • Protection of our Environment
  • Promote local involvement of our Community
Mike Cook 15,998 votes 8.3%
  • Occupation: Business Owner, Father
Hans Dippel Click here for more information about this candidate 13,919 votes 7.2%
  • Occupation: Wine Industry Executive
  • Legal & Finance Committee, Sonoma County Tourism Board
  • Advisory Board, Pediatric Dental Initiative
  • Jobs and Economic Recovery
  • Budget and Pension Reform
  • Improving and Maintaining Local Infrastructure
Shaan Vandenburg 7,085 votes 3.7%
  • Occupation: Plant Operator
Jeffrey Love (Write-in)

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