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November 6, 2018 — California General Election
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Healdsburg Unified School DistrictCandidate for Board Member

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Pia Banerjea

Child Psychologist/Parent
2,568 votes (21.6%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • 1. Improve access to educational opportunities for all students by implementing research-based programs.
  • 2. Maintain fiscal accountablity by prioritizing those expenditures which improve student success.
  • 3. Communicate with teachers, busy parents, and students consistently so that I can best represent their concerns and ideas.

Experience

Experience

Profession:Child/School Psychologist
School Psychologist, Sonoma County Office of Education (2014–current)
Program Specialist, Sonoma County SELPA (2013–2014)
Program Specialist, Mendocino County Office of Education SELPA (2004–2013)
School Psychologist, Mendocino County Office of Education (1997–2004)
Undergraduate Special Education Dept. Program Coordinator, New York University (1993–1995)

Education

New York University Doctor of Philosopy (PhD), Child Psychology (2000)
Teachers College/Columbia University Master of Arts (M.A.), Developmental Psychology (1990)
Nazareth College Masters of Arts (M.A.), Learning Disabilities (1985)
State University College at Geneseo, NY Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Special and Elementary Education (1983)

Community Activities

Volunteered at, Healdsburg Boys Basketball Fundraiser (2017–current)
Organizer, HHS Class of 2021 Fundraisers and School Events (2017–current)
Volunteer, HHS Class of 2018 Fundraisers and School Events (2014–2018)
Volunteer, Healdsburg Animal Hospital (2010–2012)
Volunteer, Westside School Russian River Cleanup (2006–2011)

Who supports this candidate?

Organizations (3)

  • Latino Political Action Committee of Sonoma County
  • Healdsburg Teachers Association
  • North Bay Labor Council

Elected Officials (2)

  • Leah Gold/Healdsburg City Council Member
  • Joe Naujokas/Healdsburg City Council Member

Individuals (1)

  • Jerry Anderson

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