Ray’s Endorsers

Partial List

ORGANIZATIONS

  • The Sierra Club – Loma Prieta Chapter
  • San Mateo County Firefighters Local 2400
  • The California Nurses Association / National Nurses Organizing Political Action Committee
  • SEIU – United Healthcare Workers West (SEIU-UHW)
  • San Mateo County Farm Bureau
  • San Mateo County Coastside Democrats
  • San Mateo County Democratic Party
  • San Mateo County Labor Council COPE
  • San Mateo County API Caucus
  • American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) Local 829
  • International Brotherhood of Teamsters 350
  • International Brotherhood of Teamsters 856
  • International Brotherhood of Teamsters Joint Council 7
  • Jewish Democratic Club of SIlicon Valley
  • Coastside Families Taking Action
  • Plumbers & Pipefitters LOCAL 467
  • Service Employees International Union Local 521
  • Menlo Park Police Officers Association
  • San Mateo County Deputy Sheriff’s Association
  • San Mateo County Association of Realtors (SAMCAR)
  • Silicon Valley Association of Realtors (SILVAR)

Federal Elected Officials

  • Anna Eshoo, Congresswoman, 18th District, former San Mateo County Supervisor
  • Ro Khanna, Congressman, 17th District
  • Eric Swalwell, Congressman, 15th District

State Elected Officials

  • Eleni Kounalakis, Lieutenant Governor, State of California
  • Betty Yee, Controller, State of California
  • Steve Westly, former Controller, State of California
  • Malia Cohen, State Board of Equalization, District 2
  • Josh Becker, Senator, California State Senate
  • Jerry Hill, former Senator, California State Senate, former San Mateo County Supervisor
  • S. Joseph Simitian, Santa Clara County Supervisor; former Senator, California State Senate
  • Kevin Mullin, Speaker Pro Tem, California State Assembly
  • Marc Berman, Assemblymember, California State Assembly
  • Jim Cunneen, former Assemblymember, California State Assembly

Current and Former County Supervisors and County Elected Officials

  • Anna Eshoo, Congresswoman; former San Mateo County Supervisor
  • Dave Pine, Vice President, San Mateo County Supervisor
  • Warren Slocum, San Mateo County Supervisor
  • Adrienne Tissier, former San Mateo County Supervisor
  • Jerry Hill, former Senator, California State Senate; former San Mateo County Supervisor
  • Tom Huening, former San Mateo County Supervisor
  • Mike Wasserman, President, Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors
  • S. Joseph Simitian, Santa Clara County Supervisor; former Senator, California State Senate
  • Nancy Magee, Superintendent of San Mateo County Schools
  • Anne Campbell, former Superintendent of San Mateo County Schools
  • Sandie Arnott, San Mateo County Treasurer Tax Collector
  • Juan Raigoza, San Mateo County Controller
  • Robert Foucrault, San Mateo County Coroner
  • Jeff Rosen, Santa Clara County District Attorney

Current and Former City Councilmember Endorsements from Supervisorial District 3

  • Rick Degolia, Mayor, Atherton
  • Bill Widmer, Vice Mayor, Atherton
  • Diana Hawkins Maneulian, City Councilmember, Atherton
  • Elizabeth Lewis, City Councilmember, Atherton
  • Bob Polito, City Councilmember, Atherton
  • Mike Lempres, former Vice Mayor, Atherton
  • Jim Janz, former Mayor, Atherton
  • Julia Mates, Mayor, Belmont
  • Warren Lieberman, City Councilmember, Belmont
  • Tom McCune, City Councilmember, Belmont
  • Debbie Ruddock, Mayor, Half Moon Bay
  • Deborah Penrose, Vice Mayor, Half Moon Bay
  • Robert Brownstone, City Councilmember, Half Moon Bay
  • Harvey Rarback, City Councilmember, Half Moon Bay
  • Joaquin Jimenez, City Councilmember, Half Moon Bay
  • Al Adreveno, former Mayor, Half Moon Bay
  • Allan Alifano, former Mayor, Half Moon Bay
  • Adam Eisen, former Mayor, Half Moon Bay
  • Mike Ferreira, former Mayor, Half Moon Bay
  • Marina Fraser, former Mayor Half Moon Bay
  • Rick Kowalczyk, former Mayor, Half Moon Bay
  • “Farmer John” Muller, former Mayor, Half Moon Bay
  • Drew Combs, City Councilmember, Menlo Park
  • Gerry Andeen, former Mayor, Menlo Park
  • John Boyle, former Vice Mayor, Menlo Park
  • Catherine Carlton, former Mayor, Menlo Park
  • Rich Cline, former Mayor, Menlo Park
  • Paul Collacci, former Mayor, Menlo Park
  • Bob Burmeister, former Mayor, Menlo Park
  • Kelly Fergusson, former Mayor, Menlo Park
  • Nicholas Jellins, former Mayor, Menlo Park
  • Chuck Kinney, former Mayor, Menlo Park
  • Bob McNamara, former Mayor, Menlo Park
  • Gail Slocum, former Mayor, Menlo Park
  • Mickie Winkler, former Mayor Menlo Park

 

  • Mary Bier, Mayor, Pacifica
  • Tygerjas Twyrls Bigstyck, Mayor Pro Tem, Pacifica
  • Sue Beckmeyer, City Councilmember, Pacifica
  • Mike O’Neill, City Councilmember, Pacifica
  • Sue Vaterlaus, City Councilmember, Pacifica
  • Karen Ervin, former Mayor, Pacifica
  • Ginny Jaquith, former Mayor, Pacifica
  • John Keener, former Mayor, Pacifica
  • Mary Ann Nihart, former Mayor, Pacifica
  • Craig Hughes, Mayor, Portola Valley
  • Sarah Wernikoff, Vice Mayor, Portola Valley
  • Jeff Aalfs, City Councilmember, Portola Valley
  • John Richards, City Councilmember, Portola Valley
  • Ann Wengert, former Mayor, Portola Valley
  • Ron Collins, City Councilmember, San Carlos
  • John Dugan, City Councilmember, San Carlos
  • Don Eaton, former Mayor, San Carlos
  • Bob Grassilli, former Mayor, San Carlos
  • Andy Klein, former Mayor, San Carlos
  • Sally Mitchell, former Mayor, San Carlos
  • Sylvia Nelson, former Mayor, San Carlos
  • Mark Olbert, former Mayor, San Carlos
  • Dick Brown, Mayor, Woodside
  • Chris Shaw, Vice Mayor, Woodside
  • John Carvell, City Councilmember, Woodside
  • Brian Dombkowski, City Councilmember, Woodside
  • Ned Fluet, City Councilmember, Woodside
  • Sean Scott, City Councilmember, Woodside
  • Jenn Wall, City Councilmember, Woodside
  • Deborah Gordon, former Mayor, Woodside
  • Daniel Yost, former Mayor, Woodside

Regional Current and Former City Councilmember Endorsements

  • Sepi Richardson, former Councilmember, Brisbane
  • Michael Brownrigg, City Councilmember, Burlingame
  • Pamela Digiovanni, City Councilmember, Daly City
  • Lisa Gauthier, Vice Mayor, East Palo Alto
  • Antonio Lopez, City Councilmember, East Palo Alto
  • Regina Wallace-Jones, City Councilmember, East Palo Alto
  • Larry Moody, former Mayor, East Palo Alto
  • Donna Rutherford, former Mayor, East Palo Alto
  • Pat Burt, Mayor, Palo Alto
  • Tom Dubois, City Councilmember, Palo Alto
  • Eric Filseth City Councilmember, Palo Alto
  • Greer Stone, City Councilmember, Palo Alto
  • Karen Holman, Former Mayor, Palo Alto
  • Yoriko Kishimoto,  Former Mayor, Palo Alto
  • Richa Awasthi, Mayor, Foster City
  • Sam Hindi, City Councilmember, Foster City

 

  • Sanjay Gehani, Cirt Councilmember, Foster City
  • Christine Krolik, City Councilmember, Hillsborough
  • Annie Oliva, City Councilmember, Millbrae
  • Ellen Kamei, Mayor, Mountain View
  • Margaret Abe Koga, former Mayor, Mountain View
  • Alicia Aguirre, City Councilmember, Redwood City
  • Ian Bain, former Mayor, Redwood City
  • Janet Borgens, former City Councilmember, Redwood City
  • Rico Medina, Mayor, San Bruno
  • Rick Bonilla, Mayor, San Mateo
  • Joe Goethels, City Councilmember, San Mateo
  • Amourence Lee, City Councilmember, San Mateo
  • Eric Rodriguez, City Councilmember, San Mateo
  • Maureen Freschett, former Mayor, San Mateo
  • Sabina Zafar, City Councilmember, San Ramon
  • Mark Nagales, Mayor, South San Francisco

District Elected Officials

  • Dr. Ginny McShane, former Director, Coastside Fire District (5 terms)
  • Cynthia Sherrill, Director, Coastside Fire Protection District
  • Steve Stockman, Director, Coastside Fire Protection DIstrict
  • Chuck Bernstein, President, Menlo Park Fire Protection District
  • Robert Jones, Director, Menlo Park Fire Protection District
  • Jim McLaughlin, Director, Menlo Park Fire Protection District; retired Division Chief, California Highway Patrol
  • Rob Silano, Director, Menlo Park Fire Protection District, retired Special Agent, Drug Enforcement Agency
  • Peter Carpenter, former Director, Menlo Park Fire Protection District
  • Rex Ianson, former Director, Menlo Park Fire Protection District
  • Stephen Nachtsheim, former Director, Menlo Park Fire Protection District
  • Jack Nelson, former Director, Menlo Park Fire Protection District
  • Karen Holman, Director, Mid-Peninsula Regional Open Space District
  • Yoriko Kishimoto, Director, Mid-Peninsula Regional Open Space District
  • Jed Cyr, Director, Mid-Peninsula Regional Open Space District
  • Curt Riffle, Director, Mid-Peninsula Regional Open Space District

 

  • Pete Siemens, Director, Mid-Peninsula Regional Open Space District
  • Zoe Kersteen-Tucker, Director, Mid-Pen Regional Open Space District
  • Larry Hassett, Director, Mid-Pen Regional Open Space District
  • Cecily Harris, former Director Mid-Peninsula Regional Open Space District
  • Claire Toutant, Chair, Midcoast Community Council
  • Gregg Dieguez, Vice Chair, Midcoast Community Council
  • Jill Grant, Councilmember, Midcoast Community Council
  • Dave Olson, Councilmember, Midcoast Community Council
  • Jim Harvey, Montara Water Board
  • Chris Mickelsen, Coastside Water Board
  • Barbara Dye, President, Granada Community Services District
  • Nancy Marsh, Vice President, Granada Community Services District
  • David Seaton, Director, Granada Community Services District
  • Jen Coleman, Director, Ladera Recreation District
  • Ed Larenas, San Mateo County Harbor District
  • Gary Kremen, Santa Clara Valley Water District
  • Edward Moritz, Director, West Bay Sanitary District
  • Roy Thiele-Sardina, Director, West Bay Sanitary District
  • David Walker, Director, West Bay Sanitary District
  • Julia Miller, Director, El Camino Healthcare District

Education Elected Officials and Local School District Superintendents

  • David Ackerman, Trustee, Menlo Park City School District
  • Sherwin Chen, Trustee, Menlo Park City School District
  • Stacey Jones, Trustee, Menlo Park City School District
  • Scott Saywell, Trustee, Menlo Park City School District
  • Mark Box, former Trustee, Menlo Park City School District
  • Karen Canty, former Trustee, Menlo Park City School District
  • Jeff Child, former Trustee, Menlo Park City School District
  • Deborah Fitz, former Trustee, Menlo Park City School District
  • Maria Hilton, former Trustee, Menlo Park City School District
  • Scott Hinshaw, former Trustee, Menlo Park City School Distirct
  • Joan Lambert, former Trustee, Menlo Park City School District
  • Gordon Lewin, former Trustee, Menlo Park City School District; former Trustee, Sequoia Union High School District
  • Laura Linkletter-Rich, former Trustee, Menlo Park City School District
  • Carol Orton, former Trustee, Menlo Park City School District
  • Nancy Serrurier, former Trustee, Menlo Park City School District
  • Terry Thygesen, former Trustee, Menlo Park City School District
  • Molly Finn, Trustee, Las Lomitas School District
  • Gautam Nadella, Trustee, Las Lomitas School District
  • Dana Nunn, former Trustee, Las Lomitas School District
  • Maria Doktorczyk, former Trustee, Las Lomitas School District
  • John Earnhardt, former Trustee, Las Lomitas School District
  • Christy Heaton, former Trustee, Las Lomitas School District
  • Diane Honda, former Trustee, Las Lomitas School District
  • Ann Jaquith, former Trustee, Las Lomitas School District
  • Jay Siegel, former Trustee, Las Lomitas School District
  • Lisa Cesario, former Superintendent, Las Lomitas School District
  • Eric Hartwig, former Superintendent, Las Lomitas School District

 

  • Lizet Cortes, President, Cabrillo Unified School District
  • Mary Beth Alexander, Vice President, Cabrillo Unified School District
  • Kimberly Hines, Trustee, Cabrillo Unified School District
  • Sophia Layne, Trustee, Cabrillo Unified School District
  • Dave Myerovich, Board Member, La Honda – Pescadero Unified School District
  • Elizabeth Bredall, President, Pacifica Unified School District
  • Neil Layton, President, San Carlos School District
  • Seth Rosenblatt, former Trustee, San Carlos School District
  • Neil Sequeira, Trustee, Woodside School District
  • Carrie Du Bois, Trustee, Sequoia Union High School District
  • Rich Ginn, Trustee, Sequoia Union High School District, former Trustee Las Lomitas School District
  • Alan Sarver, Trustee, Sequoia Union High School District
  • Shawneece Stevenson, Trustee, Sequoia Union High School District
  • Chris Thomsen, Trustee, Sequoia Union High School District
  • Allen Weiner, former Trustee, Sequoia Union High School District
  • Lisa Petrides, Trustee, San Mateo County Community College District
  • John Pimentel, Trustee, San Mateo County Community College District
  • Joe Ross, Trustee, San Mateo County Board of Education
  • Rod Hsaio, former Trustee, San Mateo County Board of Education
  • Dennis McBride, former Redwood City School District Director

County Commissioners

  • Lisa Ketcham, Commissioner, San Mateo County Planning Commission

Nonprofit & Community Leaders

Endorsements are from individuals, not organzations. Organizations are provided for individual identification purposes only.

  • Belinda Arriaga, Founder, Farmworker Advocate
  • Rachel Bickerstaff, President, Belle Haven Neighborhood Association
  • Rose Bickerstaff, former President, Belle Haven Neighborhood Assocation
  • Carolyn Bowsher, Menlo Park Community Leader
  • Drew Dunlevie, The Guild Theater, Menlo Park
  • Rod Ferguson, Director, Peninsula Open Space Trust, Former Chair of Board of Directors, LifeMoves
  • Nicole Fernandez, former Chair, San Mateo County Democratic Central Committee (2019 – 2020)
  • Katie Ferrick, Menlo Park Community Leader
  • Carl Guardino, former CEO, Silicon Valley Leadership Group
  • Cecily Harris, former Chair of the San Mateo County Democratic Central Committee (2017 – 2018)
  • Lorri Holzberg, Chair, Peninsula Democratic Coalition
  • Kari Mueller, Chair, San Mateo County Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation
  • Renu Nanda, Former Executive Director, Ravenswood Education Foundation
  • Alex Ontiveros, Silicon Valley Latino
  • Asit Panwala, Former President of the Northern California Chapter of the South Asian Bar Association
  • Lilli Rey – Democratic Activist
  • Lennie Roberts, Conservationist and Environmental Advocate
  • Victoria Sanchez De Alba, Farmworker Advocate
  • Michele Sharkey, Founder, San Francisco 49ers Academy; Non-Profit Leader
  • Terry Sprague, Community Leader
  • Emy Thurber, Board Member, Peninsula Democratic Coalition
  • April Vargas, San Mateo County Democratic Organizer and Activist
  • Toi Cook, Stanford Hall of Fame, retired San Francisco 49er, Super Bowl Champion, 1994
  • Ronnie Lott, NFL Hall of Fame, retired San Francisco 49er, Super Bowl Champion, 1981, 1984, 1988, 1989
  • John Paye, Stanford Hall of Fame, retired San Francisco 49er, Super Bowl Champion, 1988
  • John Taylor, retired San Francisco 49er, Super Bowl Champion 1988, 1989, 1994

Small Business Owners

  • Anna and Dexter Chow, Cheeky Monkey, Menlo Park
  • Jesse Cool, Flea Street Cafe, Unincoporated West Menlo Park
  • Joe Cotchett, Cotchett, Pitre and McCarthy LLP
  • Ali Elsafy, Owner, Bistro Vida, Menlo Park
  • Tim Harrison, Canyon Inn, Emerald Hills
  • Greg Kuzia-Carmel, Camper, Downtown Menlo Park
  • Bob Lutticken, Lutticken’s, Unincorporated West Menlo Park
  • Lenny Mendonca, Owner of the Half Moon Bay Brewing Company, Princeton by the Sea
  • Keet Neerhan, Oceana Hotel, Half Moon Bay
  • Vasily Oros, Ace Hardware, Downtown Menlo Park
  • Bruce Russell, KenMark, Half Moon Bay
  • Cherith Spicer, Namesake Cheesecake, Menlo Park
  • Greg Stern, Owner of the Dutch Goose, Unincorporated West Menlo Park
  • Sema Tosun, Owner, Stamp Bar and Grill San Carlos
  • Rob Trice, Founding Partner Better Food Ventures & The Mixing Bowl

Subject Matter Experts

  • Chief Dan Ghiorso, Retired Fire Chief, Woodside Fire Protection District
  • Chief Harold Schapelhouman, Retired Fire Chief, Menlo Park Fire District
  • Chief Bob Jonsen, former Menlo Park Police Chief
  • Chief Dan DeSmidt, retired Belmont Police Chief
  • Richard Serino, Distinguished Senior Fellow at the Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health, National Preparedness Initiative; formerly the Deputy Director of FEMA (Obama Administration, 2009-2014)
  • Glen Rojas, Chair, Menlo Park Chamber of Commerce, former Menlo Park City Manager
  • Bill McClure, former Menlo Park City Attorney
  • Cara Silver, former Menlo Park City Attorney

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