presents
Voter’s Edge California
Get the facts before you vote.
Brought to you by
MapLight
League of Women Voters of California Education Fund
KPBS Voters Guide@KPBSNews
November 6, 2018 — California General Election
Local

City of Palo AltoCandidate for City Council

Photo of Eric Filseth

Eric Filseth

Vice Mayor, City of Palo Alto
14,865 votes (22.86%)Winning
Use tab to activate the candidate button. Use "return" to select this candidate. You can access your list by navigating to 'My Choices'.
For more in-depth information on this candidate, follow the links for each tab in this section. For most screenreaders, you can hit Return or Enter to enter a tab and read the content within.
Candidate has provided information.
Thank candidate for sharing their information on Voter's Edge.

My Top 3 Priorities

  • Address our Housing, Traffic and Parking Challenges
  • Invest in our Community and Infrastructure
  • Secure our Finances, especially long-term pension and other liabilities

Experience

Experience

Profession:Vice Mayor, City of Palo Alto
City Council, City of Palo Alto — Elected position (2014–current)
CEO, Ciranova, Inc (2007–2012)
Corporate Vice President, Cadence Design Systems (2001–2007)

Education

UCLA MBA (1988)
Stanford University BS, Electrical Engineering (1983)

Who supports this candidate?

Featured Endorsements

  • Palo Alto Weekly
  • Hon. Mike Cobb, Former Mayor, City of Palo Alto
  • Daily Post

Elected Officials (10)

  • Hon. Enid Pearson, Former Palo Alto City Council
  • Hon. LaDoris Cordell, Former Palo Alto City Council
  • Hon. Yoriko Kishimoto, Former Mayor, City of Palo Alto
  • Hon. Peter Drekmeier, Former Mayor, City of Palo Alto
  • Hon. Greg Scharff, Former Mayor, City of Palo Alto
  • Hon. Karen Holman, Former Mayor, City of Palo Alto
  • Hon. Bern Beecham, Former Mayor, City of Palo Alto
  • Hon. Joe Simitian, Santa Clara County Supervisor
  • Hon. Jerry Hill, State Senator
  • Hon.Emily Renzel, Former Palo Alto City Council

Please share this site to help others research their voting choices.

PUBLISHING:PRODUCTION SERVER:PRODUCTION