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June 7, 2016 — California Primary Election
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Contra Costa County Democratic Party — Democratic PartyCandidate for Central Committee, District 2

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Jerome C. Pandell

Democratic
Small Business Counsel
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Engage more Contra Costa young people in Democratic Party politics.
  • Raise more funds to elect solid, progressive Democrats to local and regional offices.
  • Increase the diversity of those represented on the Contra Costa County Democratic Party Central Committee by creating positions for local officials and Democratic Club leaders.

Experience

Experience

Profession:Small Business Counsel
Attorney at Law, Pandell Law Firm, Inc. (2008–current)
Member, San Ramon Valley Unified School District Facilities Oversight Advisory Committee — Appointed position (2015–current)
Executive Board Representative for Assembly District 16, California Democratic Party — Elected position (2015–current)
Delegate, California Democratic Party — Elected position (2015–current)
National Convention Delegate, Democratic National Committee — Elected position (2012–current)
Member, University of California, Hastings College of the Law Alumni Board of Governors — Appointed position (2013–current)

Education

University of California, Hastings College of the Law (San Francisco, CA) Juris Doctor (J.D.) (2008)
Northwestern University (Evanston, IL) Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Political Science (2005)

Community Activities

Treasurer, Contra Costa Young Democrats (2013–current)
Alternate for Congressman Mark DeSaulnier, Contra Costa County Democratic Party Central Committee (2014–current)
Statewide Parliamentarian, California Young Democrats (2015–2016)

Biography

Danville resident Jerome C. Pandell co-founded the Contra Costa Young Democrats in 2013 and currently serves as Treasurer of that organization -- the fastest-growing California Young Democrats chapter in the state.  During the day, Jerome works for a woman-owned law firm in Walnut Creek, advising and defending small businesses on litigation and corporate matters.  In 2014, Congressman Mark DeSaulnier appointed Jerome as his alternate to the Contra Costa County Democratic Centeral Committee, where Jerome serves as the fundraising chair and helped the committee raise almost $50,000.00 since 2015.  A graduate of San Ramon Valley public schools and Northwestern University, Jerome also serves on the University of California, Hastings College of the Law, Board of Governors and on the San Ramon Valley Unified School District Facilities Oversight & Advisory Committee.  Jerome is endorsed by Congressman Eric Swalwell, the Contra Costa Young Democrats, former State Assemblymember Joan Buchanan, Evolve, and the Democrats of Rossmoor

Who supports this candidate?

Organizations (3)

  • Democrats of Rossmoor
  • Contra Costa Young Democrats
  • Evolve

Elected Officials (2)

  • Congressman Eric Swalwell
  • Former State Assemblymember Joan Buchanan

Individuals (2)

  • California Democratic Party Region 2 Director Craig Cheslog
  • Congressman Mark DeSaulnier

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