This is an archive of a past election.
See for current information.
LWV League of Women Voters of California Education Fund If you appreciate our service to voters, please consider helping us with a donation.
Smart Voter logo
Los Angeles County, CA November 5, 2013 Election
Governing Board Member; Westside Union School District Voter Information

Results as of Nov 19 1:58pm, 100.00% of Precincts Reporting (25/25)
Candidates (Vote for 3)
Click on highlighted name for additional information supplied by candidate. Contact non-highlighted candidates and encourage them to provide information for voters.

Joan C. Sodergren Click here for more information about this candidate 2,937 votes 20.33%

  • Occupation: Incumbent
  • B.S. Child Development, UC Davis
  • Clear Education Specialist Credential-Mod/Severe
  • President Westside School District Board of Trustees
  • CSBA-Masters in Governance
  • Former Board of Director-California State Park-Antelope Valley Indian Museum
  • Founding Director for Friends of Lancaster Cemetery
  • Passionate advocate for children
  • Thoughtful decision maker
  • Educational leader
Linda Kaye Jones Click here for more information about this candidate 2,877 votes 19.92%
  • Occupation: Incumbent/Teacher
  • Doctoral Student
  • M.A. Special Education
  • Education Specialist Clear Credential
  • Cross-Cultural, Language and Academic Development Certificate
  • B.A. Urban Studies/Community Development
  • Vocational Nursing Degree
  • Ensure that the district's budget remains fiscally sound in order to sustain our high quality student programming, teachers and support staff.
  • Complete the facility modernization of Cottonwood Elementary School and needed technology and safety upgrades at all campuses.
  • Firmly establish Westside Union as families' district of choice in the Antelope Valley to achieve a high quality global education for their children.
John K. Curiel Click here for more information about this candidate 2,814 votes 19.48%
  • Occupation: Incumbent
  • Father of children that attend schools in the Westside School District
  • C.S.U.N Graduate
  • Sworn Peace Officer
  • Union Negotiator
  • Taxpayer Advocate
  • Continue to Improve Facilities and technologies
  • Continue Fiscal Solvency
  • Continue to Improve Safety
R. Steven Derryberry 2,413 votes 16.70%
  • Occupation: Businessman/Attorney/Parent
Angela Costleigh 1,751 votes 12.12% Anthony M. Borquez 1,654 votes 11.45%
Basic candidate data supplied by the applicable elections official. Order of candidates is random and changes daily.
This election is archived. Any links to sources outside of Smart Voter may no longer be active. No further links will be added to this page.
Links to sources outside of Smart Voter are provided for information only and do not imply endorsement.

Home (Ballot Lookup) || About Smart Voter || Feedback

Created: January 15, 2014 17:14 PST
Smart Voter   <>
Copyright © League of Women Voters of California Education Fund
The League of Women Voters neither supports nor opposes candidates for public office or political parties.