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Board Member — Pleasanton Unified School District

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About this office

Members establish educational goals and standards, approve curricula and the district’s budget, approve various purchases and renovations, and appoint the superintendent of schools.
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Candidates

You can vote for 3 of these 4 candidates.

Stephen Maher

Teacher. School Principal. Businessman
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Advocate for fiscal responsibility and transparency
  2. Stop the revolving door of administrators and staff
  3. Support decisions that benefit all students
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Valerie Arkin

Incumbent / Trustee
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  1. Student Achievement - maintaining and enhancing our...
  2. Fiscal Responsibility / Transparency - Being accountable...
  3. Facilities and Technology - Providing 21st century...
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  2. Fiscal Accountability - Ensure transparency, oversight...
  3. Administrative Leadership - Teachers are critical...
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Kathleen Ruegsegger

Retired, 19 years' experience in...
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  1. Budget; we face many challenges in having sufficient...
  2. Stronger collaboration with City of Pleasanton to...
  3. Broader communication with our entire community; strong...
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