Endorsements for Estela DePaz as WCCUSD District 1 Trustee

Elected Officials

 Roland Esquivias, Mayor, City of Hercules

Chris Kelley, Vice Mayor, City of Hercules

Dan Romero, Councilmember, City of Hercules

Gerard Boulanger, Councilmember, City of Hercules

Myrna de Vera, Former Mayor, City of Hercules

 Roy Swearingen, Mayor, City of Pinole 

Norma Martinez-Rubin, Mayor Pro Tem, City of Pinole

Debbie Long, Treasurer, Former Councilmember and Mayor, City of Pinole

Peter Murray, Former Councilmember and Mayor, City of Pinole

Gabe Quinto, Councilmember / Former Mayor, City of El Cerrito

Jim Navarro, Former Councilmember / Mayor / School Board Member, Union City 


School Officials and Groups

Tom Torlakson, Former California State Superintendent of Public Instruction

Andy Li, Community College District Governing Board Member

Darla Bruce, President, Hercules Middle and High School Music Boosters Association

James Moore, Head Coach, Hercules Running Rebels Track and Field Club

Rose Silveira, Lupine Hills PTA President 

Sarah Shepler, Hanna Ranch PTA President

Marina Ramos, Governing Board Member, John Swett Unified School District

Jerry Parsons, Governing Board Member, John Swett Unified School District

Jenny and Pete Richardson, Hercules Pihranas and Hercules High School Parent Leaders

Steve and Lynda Lopez, Hanna Ranch Parent Leaders

Sarah Broward, Lupine Elementary and Hercules High School Parent Leader


Organizations and Businesses

 Tita Escalada, President, Hercules-Rodeo Rotary Club

Evelyn Centeno, Chair, Friends of the Filipino American Community (FFAC-PAC)

Olivia Ka’anapali Caban-Lynn, Hula Artistic Director, Ka Ho’omau Ohana

Henry Torres, Music Educator, Owner/Director Music Repertoire

Larry Lewis, Executive Director, Richmond PAL

Annie Fix, Art Program Coordinator, Ohlone Elementary School

Mac Robinson, Interact District 5160 Coordinator, Contra Costa College Foundation Board Member

Dr. Evangelia Ward-Jackson, City of Hercules Commissioner, Hercules Education Foundation Board Member

Charles Hucks, Community Leader, St. Patrick’s Parish, Rodeo/Hercules

Filipino Americans of Contra Costa County (FACCC)

West Contra Costa Parents Council