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November 6, 2018 — California General Election

City of EmeryvilleCandidate for City Council

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Dianne Martinez

Council Member/Parent
3,182 votes (49.47%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Affordable Housing
  • Income Inequality
  • Fostering a Strong Economic Base



Profession:City Council Member / Parent
City Councilmember, City of Emeryville — Elected position (2014–current)
Elected Member, Assembly District 15, Alameda County Democratic Central Committee — Elected position (2015–current)
Director, East Bay Community Energy — Appointed position (2017–current)
Director, StopWaste (Alameda County Waste Management Authority, Recycling Board, & Energy Council) — Appointed position (2014–current)


University of Southern California, School of Cinema-Television Bachelor of Arts, Critical Studies (1998)
University of Southern California, School of Cinema-Television Bachelor of Arts, Critical Studies (1998)

Who supports this candidate?

Featured Endorsements

  • Emeryville Mayor John Bauters
  • Emeryville Vice Mayor Ally Medina
  • Berkeley Mayor Jesse Arreguin

Organizations (12)

  • East Bay Young Democrats
  • Brownie Mary Democratic Club, East Bay Chapter
  • Wellstone Democratic Renewal Club
  • Stonewall Democratic Club
  • Alameda Labor Council
  • Building and Construction Trades Council of Alameda County
  • Sierra Club
  • Alameda County Democratic Party
  • Emeryville Police Officers Association
  • Firefighters Local 55
  • Residents United for a Livable Emeryville (R.U.L.E.)

Elected Officials (4)

  • Emery Unified School District Trustee Barbara Inch
  • Assemblymember Rob Bonta
  • Assemblymember Tony Thurmond
  • Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf

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