Endorsements

        

  

           


Elected Officials

  • State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Thurmond
  • State Senator Nancy Skinner
  • State Senator Holly Mitchell
  • State Assemblymember Buffy Wicks
  • State Board of Equalization Chair Malia Cohen
  • Alameda County Supervisor Keith Carson
  • Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf
  • Former Oakland Mayor Elihu Harris 
  • San Francisco Mayor London Breed
  • Stockton Mayor Michael Tubbs
  • Emeryville Mayor Ally Medina
  • Oakland Councilmember Noel Gallo
  • Oakland Councilmember Dan Kalb
  • Oakland Councilmember Larry Reid
  • Oakland Councilmember Loren Taylor
  • Oakland Councilmember (Ret) Leo Bazile
  • Former Oakland City Council President Pat Kernighan
  • Oakland School Board Director Jumoke Hinton Hodge
  • Oakland School Board Director James Harris
  • Oakland School Board Director Gary Yee
  • EBMUD Director William Patterson
  • BART Director Robert Raburn
  • BART Director Rebecca Saltzman
  • BART Director Lateefah Simon
  • Peralta Community College District Trustee Linda Handy
  • Berkeley Councilmember Ben Bartlett
  • Emeryville Councilmember John Bauters

Organizations

  • Black Women Organized for Political Action
  • League of Conservation Voters of the East Bay
  • Planned Parenthood Mar Monte
  • LiUna Laborers, Local 304
  • Alameda County Democratic Lawyers Club
  • Oakland Builders Alliance
  • Yimby Action
  • OakPac
  • Oakland Citizens for Equity and Prosperity (OCEP)
  • East Bay for Everyone
  • Los Angeles African American Women Political Action Committee (LAAAWPAC) 
  • East Bay Times
  • International Warehouse and Longshore Union (IWLU)
  • Oakland African American Chamber of Commerce (OAACC-PAC) 

Clergy

  • Pastor Gerald L. Agee, Sr., Friendship Christian Center*
  • Pastor Garrett Anderson, Oakland Emanuel Temple Church*
  • Dr. Zachary E. Carey, True Vine Ministries*
  • Bishop Keith L. Clark, Word Assembly*
  • Rev. Dr. Jaqueline A. Thompson, Allen Temple Baptist Church*

Individuals

  • Herman Adams, Baines Group
  • Bernard Ashcraft, CEO, Bay Area Roundtable
  • Allison Bliss, Allison Bliss Consulting
  • Ernest Brown, East Bay for Everyone*/East Bay Young Democrats
  • Aeesha Clottey, Attitudinal Health Connection*
  • Kokoman Clottey, Attitudinal Health Connection*
  • Michael Colbruno, Port Commissioner
  • Nyeisha DeWitt, Oakland Natives Give Back*
  • Nedra Ginwright, CEO, Flourish Agenda*
  • Shawn Ginwright, Flourish Agenda*
  • Joyce Guy, CEO, West Oakland Job Resource Center*
  • Amana Harris, CEO, Attitudinal Health Connection*
  • David Jackson, CEO, Impact Hub Oakland
  • Regina Jackson, CEO, East Oakland Youth Development Center*
  • Cephus "Uncle Bobby" Johnson and Beatrice "X" Johnson, Founders, Love Not Blood*, Oscar Grant's Uncle and Aunt 
  • John Jones III, Oakland Native, Police Reform and Reentry Justice Activist
  • Arabella Martinez, Port Commissioner
  • Susan Mernit, Crucible*
  • Brandon Nicholson, The Hidden Genius Project
  • Rena Rickles
  • Angela Wellman, Oakland Public Conservatory of Music*
  • Hayden Williams, Prince Hall Masons
  • Tiffany Woods 

 

*Title for identification purposes only