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San Mateo County, CA November 5, 2002 Election
Board Member; La Honda-Pescadero Unified School District Voter Information

4 Year Term.

Results as of Dec 6 2:34am, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (7/7 0/5 Absentee)
Candidates (Vote for 2)
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Mark G. Graff 548 votes 42.6%

    Official Ballot Statement

  • Occupation: Computer Security Engineer
  • Father of four--one in pre-school, one in first grade at the local elementary school
  • Lecturer and consultant on national cybersecurity
  • B.S. in Computer Science
  • T-ball coach, occasional classroom volunteer
  • Active in school cleanup and improvement projects
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  • Openness, candor, humility, and the need for parental involvement must guide our actions
  • We must find and address--quickly--the key reasons enrollment is declining so fast
  • We must find a way to improve teacher compensation and increase retention
Maile Springer 498 votes 38.8%

    Official Ballot Statement

  • Occupation: No designation requested
  • Mother
  • B.S. Bacteriology
  • B.S. Animal Science
  • Increased student and teacher retention
  • Full transparency in all budget issues
  • Increased acedemic excellence
Douglas C. Woods 239 votes 18.6%

    Official Ballot Statement

  • Occupation: FEMA Fire Program Specialist
  • Juvenile Group Supervisor for the Probation Dept.
  • Volunteer County Firefighter for 13 years
  • School Board for 4 years
  • Paramedic for 24 years
  • Project Manager for 2 Internet Companies
  • Teaching Credential
  • Student enrollment
  • Continued improvement in test scores
  • Teacher - Staff affordable housing

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