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November 8, 2016 — California General Election

City of PiedmontCandidate for City Council

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Jen Cavenaugh

Community Volunteer
4,627 votes (42.43%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Focus on fiscal responsibility and transparency
  • Prioritize public safety including day-to-day response and crisis management
  • Invest in infrastructure including technology, buildings, parks and recreational facilities



Profession:Community Volunteer
Program Manager and Event Director, Game Theory Academy (2013–current)
Member, Piedmont Budget Advisory and Financial Planning Committee — Appointed position (2015–current)
Brand Manager, The Clorox Company (1997–2001)
Manager, Accenture (Andersen Consulting) (1990–1996)


University of Chicago Booth School of Business MBA (1997)
University of Illinois Urbana Champaign Bachelor of Science, Business Administration (1990)

Community Activities

Advisory Committee, Change a Path foundation (2014–current)
Board Member, Beach/PMS/PHS Parent Club Boards (2007–current)
Assistant Coach, Piedmont Softball Foundation (2011–2015)
Community Outreach Project Manager, Piedmont Recreation Department (2014–2015)
President/Vice President, Piedmont Language School Board (2009–2013)

Who supports this candidate?

Featured Endorsements

  • Delaine Eastin, Former Assemblywoman (Legislator of the Year), State Superintendent of Public Instruction
  • Piedmont Firefighter Association

Elected Officials (5)

  • Rick Rauschenbush
  • Amal Smith
  • Sarah Pearson
  • Doug Ireland
  • Andrea Swensen

Individuals (33)

  • Sandy Rappaport
  • Katherine Welch
  • Laura Katter
  • Hilary Cooper
  • Terry London
  • Nick Levinson
  • Tom Lehrkind
  • Nancy Lehrkind
  • Fritz Wooster
  • Karen Sullivan
  • Steve Mills
  • Betsy Andersen
  • Susan Hill
  • Garrett Keating
  • Sue Smegal
  • John Chiang
  • Sue Kawaichi
  • Lester Ellis
  • Kim Ellis
  • Cory Smegal
  • Ryan Gilbert
  • Carrie Graham Lee
  • Lori Elefant
  • Carolyn Collins
  • Jukka Valkonen
  • Kim Hebert
  • Cathy Glazier
  • Brian Cain
  • Chris Moore
  • Lynne Wright
  • Shel Schreiberg
  • Claudia Harrison
  • Sharon Hom

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