Organizational Endorsements

East Bay Express

San Francisco Bay Guardian

Sierra Club

Alameda Labor Council, AFL-CIO

Alameda Democratic Party

Berkeley Tenants Union

Berkeley Progressive Alliance

Berkeley Citizens Action

Alameda County Green Party

UFCW, Local 5

SEIU, Local 1021

Friends of Adeline

East Bay Young Democrats

John George Democratic Club

Wellstone Renewal Democratic Club

East Bay Women's Political Caucus

Cal Democratic Club

Evolve

Democracy for America

Asian Pacific American Democractic Club

Elected Officials

United States Senator Bernie Sanders

Kevin Carson,  Supervisor, Alameda County

Richard Valle, Supervisor, Alameda County

Gus Newport, Past Mayor of Berkeley

Beatriz Leyva-Cutler, President of the Berkeley Unified School Board 

Judy Appel, Board Member,  Berkeley Unified School Board

Sandre Swanson, Assembly Member (Ret.) California District 9

Jesse Arreguin, Berkeley City Council Member, District 4

Kriss Worthington, Berkeley City Council Member, District 7

Max Anderson, Berkeley City Council Member, District 3

Kathy Harr, Vice-Chair, Berkeley Rent Board; Berkeley Tenants Union Secretary 2013-2015*

Lisa Stephens, Past- Chair, Berkeley Rent Board

Jesse Townley, Chair, Berkeley Rent Board*

James Chang, Commissioner, Berkeley Rent Board*

John Selawsky, Commissioner, Berkeley Rent Board; Former President of Berkeley School Board (Ret)*

Marc Janowitz, Past Berkeley Rent Board Commissioner, East Bay Community Law Center-Housing Unit*

Alejandro Soto-Vigil, Commissioner, Berkeley Rent Board*

Igor Tregub, Vice Chair, Berkeley Housing Advisory Commission*

Andy Katz, EBMUD Board President

Gayle McLaughlin, Council Member, Richmond City Council

Richard Valle, Supervisor, Alameda County

 

Berkeley Leaders

Robert Wrenn, Berkeley Progressive Alliance

Ying Lee, Civil Rights Leader

Sophie Hahn, 2016 Candidate for City Council of Berkeley, District 5, Commissioner of Zoning Adjustments Board*

Christina Murphy, 2016 Candidate for Rent Board, Friends of Adeline, Berkeley Drop in Center*

Jeffrey Carter, Tenant Attorney, Berkeley

Jenna Kingkade, President, UC Berkeley Graduate Assembly*

Ben Bartlett, Berkeley City Council Candidate, District 3

Vickie Davis, President, Malcolm X PTA*

Fred Dodsworth, Berkeley City Council Candidate, District 8

Nicole Herron, Contra Costa County Deputy Public Defender, Berkeley Resident, Malcolm X PTA Board Member *

Julie Elis, Berkeley Resident

Erica Klempner, Oxford Elementary Parent and Jewish Community Center of the East Bay Preschool Parent*

Josh Room, Malcolm X Elementary, PTA Board, past-president

 

 

Civil Rights and Economic Justice Leaders

Jocelyn Larkin, Impact Fund, Executive Director

Adam Kruggel, PICO CaliforniaDirector of Organizing

Carol Sobel, National Lawyers Guild,* Civil Rights Attorney

Eleanor Morton, Leonard Carter, Union-Side Labor Lawyer

Amy Whelan, Senior Staff Attorney, National Center for Lesbian Rights*

Ming Wong, Secretary of the National Lawyers Guild San Francisco Bay Area Chapter*

Gabriel Haaland, Political Coordinator, SEIU Local 1021*

Daniel Jameyson, Executive Board Area Representative, SEIU 1021* Concord Democratic Club President*

Jackie Zaneri, Head Steward, Berkeley Unit of the UC Student Workers Union, UAW 2865*

Elisa Tamarkin, Associate Professor, UC Berkeley

 

Tenant Movement Leaders

Ken Greenstein, Greenstein and McDonald, Tenant Attorney*

Dean Preston, Founder, Tenants Together*

Deepa Varma, Executive Director, San Francisco Tenants Union*

Fred Sherburn-Zimmer, Executive Director Housing Rights Committee*

Catherine Pauling, Alameda Rents Coalition

Erin McElroy, Director, Anti-Eviction Mapping Project

Anthony Panarese, Oakland Organizer, Alliance of Californians for Community Empowerment (ACCE)*

Elizabeth Blaney, Co-Executive Director, Union de Vecinos*, Los Angeles and Maywood

Thelmy Perez, LA Human Right to Housing Collective,* Los Angeles

Sarah Kobrinsky, Emeryville Poet Laureate

David Hall, Tenant Attorney and Berkeley parent

Lisa Giampaoli, Tenant Attorney and Berkeley resident

Julia Cato, Original Berkeley Tenant Union Member, Gray Panthers*

Brian Brophy, Tenant Attorney

*for identification purposes only

Endorsements

Berkeley Tenants Union

Berkeley Tenants Union

John George Democratic Club

John George Democratic Club

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