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June 7, 2016 — California Primary Election

Mendocino County Charter CommissionCandidate for Member

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Lynda J. McClure

Retired Union Representative
6,709 votes (6.61%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Engaging all communities in the county in discussion about our needs and local government
  • Developing a charter document that reflects the priorities of the people of Mendocino County
  • Position the county to have greater protection from large corporation practices that are to the detriment of the people of Mendocino County.



Profession:Retired labor union representative and community organizer
Treasurer, Mendocino Women's Political Caucus — Elected position (2010–current)
Board of Directors, Secretary, Cloud Forest Institute — Appointed position (2009–current)
Secretary, Anderson Valley Grange — Elected position (2015–current)
Union Organizer and Representative, Service Employees International Union, SEIU (1983–2009)
Board of Directors, Secretary, Mendocino County Public Broadcasting, KZYX&Z — Elected position (2002–2005)
Executive Director, Mendocino Environmental Center (1996–2000)
Board of Directors, Executive Director, Mendocino Environmental Center — Elected position (1996–2000)
Campaign Staff, District Staff, Congressman Dan Hamburg (1991–1994)
Co-founder, Chief Consultant, The Laborite Group, Labor Consultants (1986–1990)
Executive Director, Fairbanks Crisis Clinic Foundation (1977–1979)


California State University, Sacramento CA Master of Social Work; Bachelor or Social Welfare with Psychology minor; Public Administration Masters course complete, Concentration in Social Justice and Corrections for MSW; post college = extensive training in campaigns & organizing (1983)
California State University, Sacramento (1983)

Community Activities

Organizing Committee, Not So Simple Living Fair (2011–current)
Programmer, KZYX&Z Radio (1995–current)
Member, Mendocino County Gaggle of Raging Grannies (1994–current)
Organizing Committee, Wild Iris Music Festival (1996–2002)
Candidate, Mendocino - Lake Community College District Board of Directors (1997–1997)

Who supports this candidate?

Organizations (1)

  • Mendocino Women't Political Coalition

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