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June 5, 2018 — California Primary Election

Orange County Board of EducationCandidate for Trustee, Trustee Area 2

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David L. Boyd

Trustee, Orange County Board of Education
40,812 votes (34.6%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Increase Student Safety
  • Reduce Bullying
  • Support Academically Cchallenging and Fiscally Viable Charter Schools



Profession:University Chancellor
Chancellor, The Taft University System (1984–current)
Trustee, Children of the Night — Appointed position (2013–current)


Western State University Juris Doctor, Law (current)
California State University, Long Beach Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Accounting (current)
Harvard Law School Post-Graduate Certificate, Constitutional Law and English Legal History (current)

Who supports this candidate?

Featured Endorsements

  • Vicki Snell, President, Newport Mesa Unified School District
  • Dr. Leah Matthews, Executive Director, Distance Education Accrediting Commission
  • Susan Henry, Member, Huntington Beach Union HS District

Elected Officials (13)

  • Bruce Dennis, President, Riverside County Board of Education
  • Charlene Metoyer, Vice President, Newport-Mesa Unified School District
  • Martha Fluor, Member, Newport Mesa Unified School District
  • Mary Hornbuckle, President, Coastline Community College District
  • Dr. Lorriane Prinsky, Vice President Coastline Community College District
  • Suzie Swartz, Trustee, Saddleback Unified School District
  • Robert Strouse, Dean, Taft Law School
  • Ian Collins, Trustee Fountain Valley School District
  • William "Bill" Habermehl, Orange County Superintendent of Education Emeritus
  • Dr. Long Pham, Trustee Orange County Board of Education (Ret)
  • Elizabeth Dorn Parker, Trustee Orange County Board of Education (Ret)
  • Beckie Gomez, Trustee Orange County Board of Education
  • Dr. Jack Bedell, President Orange County Board of Education

Individuals (3)

  • Dr. Marc Ecker, Superintendent, Fountain Valley School District (Ret)
  • Lynn April Hartline, Associate Superintendent OC Department of Education (Ret)
  • Dr. Richard Hermann, Superintendent, La Habra School District (Ret)

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