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Santa Clara, Santa Cruz County, CA November 7, 2000 Election
Governing Board Member; West Valley/Mission Joint Community College District; Trustee Area 3 Voter Information

Results as of Dec 5 2:50pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (354/354)
Candidates (Vote for 3)
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Joy Atkins 58,612 votes 27.4%

  • Occupation: Incumbent
  • 30 years history in the District, employed full time for 16 years, part-time for 2 years, Trustee for 12 years
  • Graduate of West Valley College
  • 2 terms as President of Board of Trustees
  • Completion of Mission College Campus
  • Make needed improvements at the aging West Valley Campus
  • Provide the latest technology to give our students the best education possible.
Chris Constantin 57,234 votes 26.8%
  • Occupation: Incumbent
Frank Jewett 54,724 votes 25.6%
  • Occupation: Appointed Incumbent / Businessman
  • BA Economics - San Jose State University
  • Co-Host / Executive Producer "Issues Today" Community Television Forum
  • West Valley - Mission Community College District Advancement Foundation Board of Directors
  • Santa Clara County Human Relations Award for Community Service
  • Junior Achievement of Santa Clara County Board of Directors
  • Former Assisant Director SJSU Department Relations with Schools and Colleges
  • Development of a corporate partnership program to pay faculty competitive salaries, to attract and retian quality instructors.
  • Develop a strategic plan to meet faculty housing needs.
  • Serve as community ambassador to obtain needed funding to improve campus facilities and curriculum.
Joe Pandit 43,070 votes 20.2%
  • Occupation: Engineer/Business Consultant
  • Two Masters degrees in Engineeing
  • University lecturer at three universities
  • Former Chairman, Santa Clara valley Water District Board of Directors
  • Served on many governmental and professional committees
  • Served on several community organizations
  • To offer curricula that would sustain continued economic growth of the Silicon valley
  • Seek additional funding to complete Mission campus and renovate West Valley campus
  • Support District's strategic goals of providing enhanced learning, building strong community relations and strengthen resources

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