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November 8, 2016 — California General Election

City of ReddingCandidate for City Council

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Lea Tate

Clinical Psychologist
14,374 votes (23.58%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • 1. Make our community safe by increasing the number of police officers, jail cells, firefighters and mental health services.
  • 2. Improving response times, unclog jail cells and emergency rooms with a sobering center.
  • 3. Address substance abuse, mental health and homelessness by working with the county, public and private agencies and the business community.



Profession:Clinical Psychologist
Clinical Psychologist, Department of Veterans Affairs (2008–current)
Associate Administrator, Patients' Hospital of Redding (2008–current)
Board of Directors, Riverview Golf and Country Club — Elected position (2013–current)


California School of Professional Psychology Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D), Clinical Psychology (2001)
California School of Professional Psychology MA, Clinical Psychology (1999)
University of California, Berkeley BA, Psychology (1997)

Community Activities

Member, American Association of University Women (2012–current)
Board Member, Northern C's (2015–current)
Member, Northern C's (2010–2015)
Keynote Speaker, American Association of University Women--STEM conference (2014–2014)
Chairwoman, City of Redding, Charter Exploratory Committee (2010–2010)

Who supports this candidate?

Organizations (5)

  • Redding Firefighters Association
  • Redding Peace Offficers Association
  • Five Counties Labor Council
  • International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
  • United Public Employees of California

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