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June 7, 2016 — California Primary Election

City of StocktonCandidate for Council Member, Council District 2

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Waqar Rizvi

Technology Supervisor/Businessman
940 votes (12.6%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Jobs: Bring new high-paying technology jobs to Stockton
  • Education: Collaborate with local school districts, the trades and institutions of higher learning to promote vocational training, apprenticeship programs and career pathways.
  • Transparency and Responsiveness: Hold regular town hall meetings in the district to ensure Stockton residents feel their voices are heard.



Profession:Technology Supervisor for San Joaquin County
Technology Supervisor, San Joaquin County (2007–current)


National University Masters Business Administration, Finance (2007)
University of the Pacific Bachelors Degree, Business (2002)

Community Activities

Vice President, Pacific Alumni Association-University of the Pacific (2010–current)
Director Communications, Rotary Club of Stockton (2008–current)
Mentor/Advisor, Sigma Chi-University of the Pacific (2005–current)

Who supports this candidate?

Elected Officials (4)

  • Kathy Garcia, President Stockton Unified School Board Trustee
  • Susan Lofthus, Stockton City Councilwoman
  • Shabbir Khan, San Joaquin County Treasurer-Tax Collector
  • Steve Bestolarides, San Joaquin County Assessor-Recorder

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