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Los Angeles, Kern County, CA November 5, 2013 Election
Governing Board Member; Antelope Valley Community College District Voter Information

Results as of Nov 19 1:58pm, 100.00% of Precincts Reporting (101/101)
Candidates (Vote for 3)
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Barbara E. Gaines Click here for more information about this candidate 11,044 votes 24.03%

  • Occupation: School Principal/Teacher
  • Master of Arts Degree, Curriculum and Instruction
  • Master of Arts Degree, Educational Leadership
  • 2012-13 ACSA, Region XV Middle School Administrator of the Year
  • College Instructor, Concordia University
  • Former small business owner
  • Classes must be available
  • Become a leader in aerospace education
  • Improve transfer and graduation rates
Michael R. Adams Click here for more information about this candidate 9,330 votes 20.30%
  • Occupation: Incumbent
  • Former USAF officer
  • Bachelor of Arts, UCLA
  • Master of Science, USC
  • Three time President, Board of Trustees
  • Former Chair, AV Red Cross Board of Directors
  • Public Service Award Recipient, AVC Foundation
  • Maintain balanced budget and strong reserves
  • Increase classes and services at Lancaster and Palmdale campuses
  • Advance AVC with modern technology, facilities, and equipment
Steve D. Buffalo 8,682 votes 18.89%
  • Occupation: Incumbent
Betty J. Wienke 8,608 votes 18.73%
  • Occupation: Incumbent
Richard S. Balogh Click here for more information about this candidate 8,288 votes 18.04%
  • Occupation: Retired College Professor
  • 36 years of teaching experience at Antelope Valley Community College
  • 44 consecutive years total Community College experience
  • Scholar in Residence, Antelope Valley Community College
  • Double BS Degree in Geology and Geography and MS Degree in Geology from UCLA
  • Departmental Scholar, UCLA
  • Numerous community service presentations over the past 40 years
  • Increase the opportunities for all segments of our community to experience the professional quality of education we provide.
  • Encourage the board to consider how each of their decisions will improve the effectiveness of the college in serving our community.
  • Increase the graduation rate, reduce the drop-out rate and reduce the number of students who default on student loans.

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