The Women’s Political Action Committee’s Annual Election Wrap-up November 13.
Dinner at 6:00 pm; program at 7:00 pm at The Club at McInnis Park, San Rafael.
Panelists who will discuss both local and national election results are:
Brad Breithaupt of the IJ
Paul Cohen, chair of the Marin Democratic Party
Carole Mills, aide to Senator Mike McGuire.
Cost is $40 for dinner and program.
RSVP by Nov. 11. Contact Barbara Matas at (415) 897-1224
1 ticket for $40:
2 tickets for $80:
MWPAC Endorsement Night Results
The Marin Women’s Political Action Committee held its second Endorsement night focusing on school district races. The event was held Monday, September 24 at the San Rafael City Council Chambers. Members voted to endorse the following women candidates and to recommend the following male candidates:
Dixie School District — Megan Hutchinson and Brooks Nguyen
Kentfield School District — Sarah Killingsworth and Heather McPhail Sridharan
Novato Unified School District — Diane Gasson and Derek Knell
San Rafael School District — Rachel Kertz, Jon Marker and Natu Tuatagaloa
Sausalito-Marin City School District — Bonnie Rose Hough
Tamalpais Union High School District — Cynthia Roenisch
In addition, members voted to endorse Carol Dillon-Knutson for the Novato Sanitary District
MWPAC Endorsement Night on Wednesday, September 12, 2018
The Marin Women’s Political Action Committee members voted Wednesday night, September 12, on candidates for endorsement. The following candidates will receive the group’s endorsement or recommendation:
Diana Conti, Wanden Treanor and Suzanne Brown Crow were endorsed for seats on the board of trustees for the College of Marin.
Tina McMillan was endorsed for the North Marin Water District. Rick Fraites received a recommendation.
Cynthia Koehler was endorsed for the Marin Municipal Water District.
Megan Clark and Crystal Yezman were endorsed for the Las Gallinas Sanitary District.
Jennifer Rienks was endorsed for the Marin County Healthcare District. Dr. Brian Su received a recommendation.
MWPAC is dedicated to helping qualified women succeed in running for public office. All candidates seeking endorsement must fill out a questionnaire acknowledging their support of the group’s bottom line issues. Men may receive a recommendation if there are more open seats than there are qualified women candidates in a race.
“RUN to WIN” A CANDIDATE’S WORKSHOP
Wednesday, August 14, 2018, 5:30PM to 9:00PM
Time Management, Endorsements, Web Design, Social Media,Basics of Fundraising and Basics of Running a Campaign
Laurie Earp of Earp Events and Fundraising
Lise Stampfli, Web Designer
Dotty LeMieux of GreenDog Campaigns
Robert Sterling, Marin IJ
Endorsement Meeting Results
The Marin Women’s Political Action Committee held its Endorsement meeting April 23 at the San Rafael City Council Chambers, and members voted to endorse and recommend the following candidates for the June 5 Primary election:
Candidate for Marin County Supervisor, district 5
Judy Arnold (endorsed)
Candidates for Corte Madera Town Council
Valeria Sasser (endorsed)
David Kunhardt (recommended)
Eli Beckman (recommended)
Candidate for County Assessor/Recorder/Clerk’s Officer
Shelly Scott (endorsed)
Candidate for Marin County District Attorney
Anna Pletcher (endorsed)
Candidate for Marin County Superintendent of Education
Mary Jane Burke (endorsed)