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November 6, 2018 — California General Election

Ohlone Community College DistrictCandidate for Trustee, Area 2

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Suzanne "Sue" Lee Chan

Educator/Community Advocate
30,494 votes (41.91%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Provide Ohlone Students with the tools and training necessary to prepare them for today's job makret
  • Expand class offerings and career services so students can graduate or transfer on time
  • Ensure all students of all backgrounds - underrepresented minorities, students with disabilities, DACA & Vets have opportunity and access



Councilmember/Vice Mayor, City of Fremont — Elected position (2008–2016)
Board of Directors, League of California Cities — Elected position (2014–2016)
Chair/Board Member, Asian Pacific American Municipal Officers - National League of Cities — Elected position (2008–2016)
Chair/Board of Direcors, Asian Pacific Islander Caucus - League of CA Cities — Elected position (2008–2016)
Practice Administrator, Just Kids Pediatric Dentistry (1985–2015)
Board Member, Alameda County Transportation Commission — Elected position (2009–2012)


University of Illinois Bachelor of Science, Microbiology (current)
CSULA Master of Science, Immunology (current)

Community Activities

Supporter, ABODE Services (2008–current)
Board Member/ Citizen of the Year, Citizens for Better Community (1987–current)
Honorary Board Member, Drivers for Survivors (2011–current)
Member, Asian Pacific American Public Affairs - Member/Mentor of the Year 2015 (2008–current)
Supporter/Advocate of the Year, Indo-American Community Federation (2008–current)

Who supports this candidate?

Featured Endorsements

  • Congressmember Eric Swalwell
  • CA State Controller Betty Yee
  • CA Senator Bob Weicowski

Organizations (3)

  • Building Trades, Carpenters, Fremont Police Officers Association
  • Alameda County Democratic Party; APA Democratic Caucus of Alameda County; TriCity Democratic Forum

Elected Officials (3)

  • AssemblyMembers Evan Low, Rob Bonta, Phil Ting,Bill Quirk, Ash Kalra, Kansen Chu
  • Alameda County Supervisors Wilma Chan & Scott Haggerty
  • Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley

Individuals (4)

  • Dan Lydon
  • Hal Gin PhD
  • Basil Besh MD
  • Moina Shaiq

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