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November 8, 2016 — California General Election

Mountain View-Whisman School DistrictCandidate for Board Member

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Peter Darrah

Computer Engineer
9,829 votes (21.69%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Ensure every student is taught to his or her potential.
  • Make everyone in Mountain View proud of their neighborhood school.
  • Attract top teachers and support them with quality training to improve education.



Profession:Computer Engineer
Manager, Advanced Micro Devices (2003–current)


University of the Pacific Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Computer Engineering (1999)
Hampshire College Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Economics and Latin American Studies (1991)

Community Activities

Member, MVWSD Boundary Task Force (2014–current)
Member, MVWSD Facilities Committe (2013–2015)
Board Member, Mountain View Educational Foundation (2009–2014)
Member, MVWSD Budget Task Force (2006–2007)

Who supports this candidate?

Elected Officials (5)

  • Fiona Walter, MVLA High School Trustee
  • Joe Mitchner, MVLA High School Trustee
  • Steve Olson, Former MVWSD Trustee
  • Chris Chiang, Former MVWSD Trustee
  • Margaret Abe-Koga, Former MV City Council Member

Individuals (14)

  • Taylor House
  • Jill Rakestraw
  • Liza Levin
  • Peggy Keep
  • Niki Thiel
  • Sandy Bartlett
  • Carol Olson
  • Page McDonald
  • Leane Reelfs
  • Jennifer Coogan
  • Jim Pollart
  • Greg Becker
  • Tracy Gordon
  • Margaret Poor

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