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Peter F. Carpenter
- Occupation: Corporate Officer / Director
- Founder, Mission and Values Institute
- Director, Menlo Park Fire Protection District 2001-2009, 2010 -2011
- Director, Annual Reviews, Inc.
- Univ of Chicago, MBA
- Harvard, AB
- Smokejumper, US Forest Service
Charles D. "Chuck" Bernstein
- Ensure that the District remains financially solvent
- Reach negotiated agreement with firefighters' union
- Maintain superior fire and medical responses
- Occupation: Business Executive, Educator
- President, CEO, Early Learning Institute, Palo Alto, CA
- MBA, Stanford Graduate School of Business
- PhD, Stanford University
- AB, Princeton University
- MP Fire Chief Appointee: MPFPD CERT Advisory Board, Elected Secretary
- Active Volunteer: Willows Citizen Patrol, Scouting, AYSO, Little League, Elks Lodge
- Balance the Budget
- Preserve and Expand Services
- Finalize a Contract
- Occupation: Incumbent / Retired Firefighter
- 8 year service on Fire Board
- Retired Firefighter- 36 years
- Degree Fire Science
- California State Teaching credential- lifetime
- California State Fire Marshall Instructor
- FEMA Urban Search & Rescue Instructor
- Maintain present budget priorties and reserves
- Reach negotiated agreement with Fire District employees
- Improve community service delivery
- Occupation: Incumbent / Vice President, Menlo Park Fire District
- Chair, Emergency Preparedness Committee
- Fire District Liaison, City of Menlo Park
- Menlo Park Police Advisory Committee
- CERT Trainer, Federal Emergency Management Agency
- Former Training Officer & Volunteer Firefighter
- Degrees in Business/Finance & Fire Science
- Ensure a high standard of service while operating within a balanced budget
- Maintain appropriate emergency preparedness resources for the community
- Find cost savings through innovation, utilizing new technology
- Occupation: Menlo Park Housing Commissioner
- Bachelor of Science, Business Administration/Accounting
- Member, California Society of Certified Public Accountants
- San Mateo County, Measure A Oversight Committee Member
- Menlo Park Housing Element Steering Committee Member
- Menlo Park Las Pulgas Committee
- Habitat for Humanity Volunteer
- Continue to be fiscally conservative with taxpayers' dollars, while ensuring excellent protection for residents.
- Maintain state of the art equipment and superior fire and medical responses.
- Reach a negotiated agreement with firefighters' union and plan for future financial expenditures.
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- Candidates' Forum
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- Thursday, 10 October
- 7:30 - 9:30 pm
- Menlo Park City Council Chambers, 701 Laurel, Menlo Park
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