We are proud to have the endorsements of these community members and organizations

Legal Community

Cruz Reynoso, Former California Supreme Court Justice

Nexus Avelar, Attorney

Peggy BernardyAttorney

Ann Block, Immigration Attorney

Paul Chan, Attorney

Sylvia Cunningham, Attorney

Ellen Doty, Attorney

Richard Dudek, Attorney

John Duree, Attorney

Larry Eichele, Deputy District Attorney

Joseph FarinaCriminal Defense Attorney

Denise Hoffner, Attorney

Ron Johnson, Public Defender

William Kopper, Attorney

Lisa Lance, Deputy Public Defender

Russell Leonard, Attorney

Craig LundgrenAttorney

Trent Montgomery, Attorney

Jeremy NaftelAttorney

Nora OldwinAttorney

Alison Pease, Attorney

John ProvostLabor Law Attorney

Stephen ReynoldsAttorney

Matt Roberts, Criminal Defense Attorney

John Sage, Deputy Public Defender

Michael SchapsAttorney

Martha Sequeira, Deputy Public Defender

Jeff Staniels, Attorney

Marty WestProfessor Emerita of Law and Advocate for Gender Equality

Roy WestfallAttorney

Lindsay Weston, Attorney

Natalie Wormeli, Attorney

Curt ZimanskyAttorney

Labor Community

Sacramento Central Labor Council

University Professional and Technical Employees-Communication Workers of America, Local 9119

Ricardo Barreto, Legislative Director, American Postal Workers Union

Al RojasUnited Farm Workers Co-Founder

Current and Former Public Officials

Norma Alcala, President, Washington Unified School District* 

Barbara Archer, Trustee, Davis Joint Unified School District

Will Arnold, Davis City Council Member

Mary Jo Bryan, Former Yolo County Deputy Supervisor

Delaine EastinFormer Assembly Member and Education Committee Chair

Richard FarrellFormer City Council  Member of Davis

Lucas Frerichs, Davis City Council Member

William Kopper, Former Mayor of Davis

Joe Krovoza, Former Mayor of Davis

Brett Lee, Davis Mayor Pro Tempore

Richard Rominger, Former Deputy Secretary and Chief Operating Officer of the U.S. Department of Agriculture; Former Head of California Department of Food and Agriculture

Don Saylor, Yolo County Supervisor; Former Mayor of Davis

Cass SylviaYolo County Public Administrator/Public Guardian, retired

Ken WagstaffFormer Mayor and City Council Member of Davis

Marty West, Former Davis School Board Trustee

Paul Wormeli, Former Deputy Administrator, Law Enforcement Assistance Administration, U.S. Department of Justice

Mariko Yamada, Former Assembly Member; Former Member Yolo County Board of Supervisors

Community Leaders and Social Justice Advocates

Mike Adams, Board Member, Davis Community Network

Carlos Alcala, Chair, California Democratic Chicano Latino Caucus

Karen Bernal, Chair, California Democratic Party Progressive Caucus

Joshua Dalavaiformer ASUCD President

Todd EdelmanMember, City of Davis Bicycling, Transportation and Street Safety Commission

Captain Paul FullertonUC Davis Fire Department, retired

Sadie Fulton, Chair, Green Party of Yolo County

M E GladisChair, Yolo County Progressives

Rick Gonzalez, Jr.President, Mexican American Concilio of Yolo County, 2012 & 2014 Davis Citizen of the Year

Maria Grijalva,  Co-Founder, Broderick is a Community Not a Gang

Eric GudzMember, City of Davis Bicycling, Transportation and Street Safety Commission

Michael Hicks, Co-Founder and Member, Yolo County Cannabis Coalition

Emily HillFounder, Indivisible Yolo

Sandy Holman, Director of The Culture C.O.-O.P.

Jean Jackman, Environmental Activist

Hiram Jackson, Davis Citizen of the Year 2017

Melissa Johnson-Camacho, California Democratic Party Delegate, Assembly District 4

Dr. Andy Jones, Davis Poet Laureate

Jonathan London, Professor & Environmental Justice Supporter

Sally Mandujan, West Sacramento Community Advocate

Roberta Millstein, Commissioner, City of Davis Open Space & Habitat Commission

Jann Murray-Garcia M.D., M.P.H. Doctor, Educator, Writer, and Activist

Alison Pease, former President, Yolo Interfaith Immigration Network (YIIN)

Sean RaycraftCalifornia Democratic Party Delegate, Assembly District 4

Desiree Rojas, California Democratic Party Delegate, Assembly District 4

Evelyne Rominger, Founding Board Member of the Yolo County Mental Health Association; Chair of the California Conference for Comprehensive Health Planning

Richard Rominger, Adviser for the UCD Chancellor’s office, the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, and the Agricultural Sustainability Institute; Member of the UC President’s Advisory Commission on Agriculture and Natural Resources and the California Roundtable on Agriculture and the Environment

Carole Standing ElkAmerican Indian Movement

Cass Sylvia, Davis Citizen of the Year 1995

Poshi Walker, Social Worker & LGBTQ Advocate

Robyn Waxman, Executive Director, FARM Davis & Cool Davis Eco Hero 2013

Matt Williams, Member, City of Davis Finance & Budget Commission

Kelly Wilkerson, Leader of Sister District CA-3

Ben Wormeli, Co-Chair, Yolo County ACLU Chapter*

Natalie Wormeli Co-Chair, Yolo County ACLU Chapter*

Candidates for Public Office

Mary Jo Bryan, Davis City Council Candidate

Linda Deos, Davis City Council Candidate

Delaine Eastin, Candidate for Governor of California

Josh Jones, Green Party Candidate for Governor of California

Maria Grijalva, West Sacramento City Council Candidate

Eric Gudz, Davis City Council Candidate

Cynthia Pickett, Professor and Candidate for Davis Joint Unified School District Trustee

Organizations

California Smart Justice

Democracy for America (DFA)

Justice for the Picnic Day 5

Planned Parenthood Advocates Mar Monte

Sacramento Stonewall Democrats

Sierra Club Yolano Group

Sister District CA-3

UC Davis College Democrats

UC Davis Graduate Student Association

West Yolo Democratic Party

Yolo County Democratic Party

Yolo County Green Party

Yolo County Progressives

Yolo MoveOn

Community Members

  • Daniel Abramson
  • David Abramson
  • Rawan Abughannam
  • Catherine Allday-Davis
  • Cynthia Anders
  • Leslie Ang
  • John Archuleta
  • Djina Ariel
  • Cathy Aubill
  • Cole Baker
  • Erica Ballinger
  • Jason Banuelos
  • Susan Bassein
  • Grace Bassett
  • Linda Baumann
  • Rachel Beck
  • Laurel Beckett
  • Edward Bennett
  • Marta Beres
  • John Bernhardt
  • Katelynn Bishop
  • Alex Blackford
  • Skyler Blakeslee
  • Andrew Blan
  • Fred Bliss
  • Mary Bliss
  • Virginie Bock
  • Roger Bockrath
  • Carole Bodnar
  • Jacklyn Boettner
  • Elisabeth Bogren
  • Chuck Bonneau
  • Claire Bradley
  • Nancy Bramberg
  • Mildred Braunstein
  • Alison M Breen
  • Rebecca Brenswick
  • Karen Broido
  • Ellen Brow
  • Stephanie Brown Fehm
  • Debby Bruno
  • Ray Bruno
  • John Bryan
  • Ann Bullis
  • Joan Cadden
  • Robert Canning
  • Daphne Carlson
  • Marilú Carter
  • Linda Case
  • Cynthia Castaneda
  • Chris Castro
  • Ashley Chang
  • Monica Chavarria
  • Ben Chavez
  • Marcella Chiarello
  • Harpreet Chima
  • Carol Corbett
  • Daniel Cornford
  • Jake Covert
  • K. C. Covert
  • Gilbert Coville
  • Lisa Cruz
  • Heidi D'Agostino
  • Carolyn Davis
  • Rhonda David
  • Alex De Rafols
  • Carlos de la Cruz
  • Cristina Deptula
  • Geoffery Dickens
  • Skylar Downes
  • Crystal Dozal
  • Jesse Drew
  • Cecilia Escamilla-Greenwald
  • Myrna Epstein
  • Rafael Espinoza
  • Jim Eusebio
  • Linda Felix-Vidales
  • Sandy Filby
  • Ryan Firpo
  • Kristi Flanagan
  • India Fleming-Farris
  • Janet Foley
  • Eve Ford
  • Quentin Foster
  • Rosalyn Foster
  • Caitlin French
  • Laurie Friedman
  • Leanne Friedman
  • Joanna Friesner
  • Karen Friis
  • Russ Fulk
  • Sherrill Futrell
  • Susan Gefter
  • Teresa Geimer
  • Steve Geller
  • Barbara Gemmill-Herren
  • Marylyn Genovese

  • Norma Gentry
  • Gary Godefroy
  • Claire Goldstein
  • Claire Goldstene
  • Laura Goodwin
  • Becky Gordon
  • Hazel Gordon
  • Nina Gordon
  • Laurel Hahn
  • Lyra Halprin
  • Charles Halsted
  • Dennett Hanssmann
  • Joan Hanssmann
  • Aleen Harmon
  • Stefan Harvey
  • Chris Hawkes
  • Joanna Heidinger
  • LeAnn Herigstad
  • Webb Hester
  • Alma Hernandez
  • Evangelina Hernandez
  • Jen Higley-Chapman
  • Alan Hirsch
  • Carol Holdstock
  • Dick Holdstock
  • Jeanne Ireland
  • Alan Jackman
  • Eleni Jacobson
  • Alan Jaffray
  • Carol Jewell
  • Lynne Jimenez
  • Yesenia Jimenez
  • Sarah Johnson
  • Melissa Johnson-Camacho
  • Autumn Johansson
  • Lucy Joseph
  • Bill Julian
  • Jan Jursnich
  • Roy Kaplan
  • Tracy Keenan
  • Elizabeth Kelly
  • William Kelly
  • Lilli Kirby
  • William Kopper
  • Yasmin Kouchesfahani
  • Claudia Krich
  • Airy Krich-Brinton
  • Neal Kroll
  • Janet Krovoza
  • Julie Kuo
  • Lesli Lamb
  • Chris Lambert
  • Lisa Lance
  • Tucker Lance
  • Elizabeth Lasensky
  • Aaron Latta
  • Catherine LeBlanc
  • Donna Lemongello
  • Barbara Levin
  • David Lichtenhan
  • Rachel Livingston
  • Richard Livingston
  • Vicky Lopez
  • Stefan Lorenzato
  • Jesse Luera
  • Melissa Lyans
  • Mary Martinez
  • Chris Machold
  • Stephanie Malone
  • Melissa M Martinez
  • Gen McGarvey-Tanenbaum
  • Alfred Melbourne
  • Manuela Melbourne
  • Antoine Menager
  • CJ Mieszkowski
  • Bob Milbrodt
  • Robin Miller
  • Alicia Mittleman
  • Kathy Miura
  • Steve Miura
  • Viki Montera
  • Emily Montgomery
  • Rebecca Moore-Poe
  • Pedro Moreno
  • Don Morrill
  • Yolanda Navarrete
  • Donna Neville
  • Cheryl Newbern
  • Jeff Newbury
  • Pamela Nieberg
  • L. Tanya Noda
  • Heidi O'Guinn
  • Adrianna Olague
  • Crystal Olson
  • Elizabeth Oramos Diaz
  • Stephanie Parreira
  • Steven Payan
  • Susan Pelican
  • Kristy Peterson
  • Willa Pettygrove
  • Judith Plank
  • Erika Pollack
  • Cody Potter
  • Jorge Preciado
  • Nancy Price
  • Amul Purohit
  • Urbino Quiroz
  • Jeff Recht
  • Bennett Reeber
  • John Reuter
  • Craig Reynolds
  • Judy Reynolds
  • Bill Ritter
  • Helen Roland
  • Sven-Erik Rose
  • Nan Rowan
  • Donna Russell
  • Julie Salley
  • Mario Salvagno
  • Eileen Samitz
  • Alfonso Sanchez
  • Seth Sanders
  • Vera Sandronsky
  • Catherine Scarr
  • Eva Schepeler
  • Richard Seyman
  • Marcy Shannon
  • Laura Shapiro
  • Alex Sheriff
  • Walt Sherwood
  • Allegra Silberstein
  • Wendy Silk
  • Elizabeth Sinclair-Jaffe
  • Gabrial Singh
  • Ruth Sitts
  • R Jeff Slater
  • Christi-Anne Sokolewicz
  • Vanessa Soliz
  • Sue Stackhouse
  • Naomi Stahl
  • Jeff Staniels
  • Chris Stansell
  • Peggy Stein
  • Richard Stein
  • Cameo Stover
  • Donald Strong
  • Karin Strong
  • Lane Suarez
  • Phil Summers
  • Scott Talley
  • Virginia Thigpen
  • Dianne Tobias
  • Milje Torrane
  • Antonia Tsobanoudis
  • Guy Turner
  • Brijitte Uhlmann-Bernhardt
  • Karen Urbano
  • Koen Van Rompay
  • Cres Vellucci
  • Kyle Vigil
  • Luanna Villanueva
  • Erik Vink
  • Racquel Wakefield
  • Crystal Walker
  • Colin Walsh
  • Dana Ware
  • Carol Warren
  • Jennifer Watanabe
  • Luke Watkins
  • Barbara West
  • Edward Whisler
  • Crystal Whitaker
  • Abbie Whitehead
  • Tia Will
  • James Williams
  • Kathy Williams-Fossdahl
  • Donna  Wilson
  • Sean Wise
  • Joseph Wisgirda
  • Brian Whitehead
  • Nance Woodbury
  • Cesca Wright
  • Jeremy Wright
  • Richard Wright
  • Zachary Yim
  • Katherine Yurich
  • Shoshana Zatz
  • Eran Zelnik
  • Evelyn Zielesch

*Affiliations are given for identification purposes only.