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November 8, 2016 — California General Election
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Foothill-De Anza Community College DistrictCandidate for Board Member

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Orrin Mahoney

Retired Hi-Tech Manager
38,455 votes (13.36%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Ensure that the District maintains a strong financial position to deliver high quality educational opportunities to a broad student base
  • Work to make the new Sunnyvale campus a success
  • Work to establish stronger relationships with the Districts feeder High Schools, city governments, and high technology companies to build meaningful partnerships that help the District keep it's edge.

Experience

Experience

Profession:Retired High-tech Manager
Member and Chair, Measure “C” and Measure “H” School Bond Oversight Committees — Appointed position (2009–current)
City Council, City of Cupertino — Elected position (2005–2013)
Planning Commissioner, City of Cupertino — Appointed position (2000–2008)
Manager (various postions, Hewlett-Packard (1967–2002)

Education

Stanford University Master of Science (M.S.), Mechanical Engineering (1971)

Community Activities

Co-Chair, De Anza Commission (2003–current)
Member, Foothill-DeAnza Foundation Board (2013–current)
Governor -Elect, Rotary District 5170 (2016–current)
Member and Past President, Cupertino Rotary (2000–current)
Board member, Cupertino Education Endowmwnt Foundation (2015–current)

Who supports this candidate?

Elected Officials (17)

  • Joe Simitian, Santa Clara County Supervisor
  • Liz Kniss, Palo Alto City Council and former Mayor
  • Pearl Cheng, Current FHDA Trustee
  • Bruce Swenson, Current FHDA Trustee
  • Dolly Sandoval, Cupertino former Mayor and former FHDA Trustee
  • Mike Kasperzak, Mt View City Council and former Mayor
  • Barry Chang, Cupertino Mayor
  • Jeff Moe, FUHSD Trustee
  • Savita Vaidhyanathan, Cupertino Vice-Mayor
  • Rod Sinks, Cupertino City Council and former Mayor
  • Anjali Kausar, Cupertino Union School District Board
  • Bill Wilson, FUHSD Trustee
  • Hung Wei, FUHSD Trustee
  • Chris Moylan, former Sunnyvale Mayor
  • Peter Drekmeier, former Palo Alto Mayor
  • Betsy Bechtel, outgoing FHDA Trustee
  • Jim Davis, Sunnyvale City Council

Individuals (4)

  • Ro Khanna, Congressional Candidate
  • Mahesh Nihalani
  • Reena Rao
  • Darryl and Dorothy Stow

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