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Mayor — City of Union City

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Carol Dutra-Vernaci

Enrolled Agent, Income Tax Professional
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Foster strong business retention and attraction programs...
  2. Maintain safe neighborhoods and schools and youth...
  3. Education not incarceration, provide programs outside...
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Jim Navarro

CIty Council Member/President/CEO...
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Affordable Housing
  2. Safety of the community
  3. Balance Budget
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Mayor of Union City
15,774 votes (68.79%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Foster strong business retention and attraction programs and create good paying jobs close to home.
  • Maintain safe neighborhoods and schools and youth violence prevention and intervention programs.
  • Education not incarceration, provide programs outside of school to enrich the lives of our youth and young adults.

Experience

Experience

Profession:Enrolled Agent, Income Tax Professional
Enrolled Agent, Income Tax Professional, Self - Carol J. Vernaci, EA (1986–current)
Mayor, City of Union City — Elected position (2012–current)

Education

California State University Hayward B.A. Psychology, Master's Certificate Taxation, Psychology, Taxation (1993)

Community Activities

Member , Washington Hospital Foundation, Ohlone Humane Society, Union City Lions Club, New Haven Schools Foundation, Chamber of Commerce (1986–current)

Who supports this candidate?

Featured Endorsements

  • The Alameda County Democratic Party
  • Asian Pacific American Democratic Caucus
  • Building and Construction Trades Council of Alameda County

Organizations (10)

  • Tri City Democratic Forum
  • South Alameda County Young Democrats
  • Sheet Metal Worker's Local Union 104
  • Fremont-Union City-Newark Progressives
  • Carpenters Union Local 713 Alameda County
  • California School Employees Association
  • New Haven Teachers Association
  • Bay East Association of Realtors
  • East Bay Women's Political Caucus
  • Union City Police Officers Association

Elected Officials (26)

  • Union Sanitary District Director Pat Kite
  • New Haven Unified School District Trustee Sarabjit Cheema
  • Berkeley Mayor Tom Bates
  • Hayward Mayor Barbara Halliday
  • Fremont Mayor Bill Harrison
  • Dublin Mayor David Haubert
  • Livermore Mayor John Marchand
  • Emeryville Mayor Dianne Martinez
  • Albany Mayor Peter Maass
  • Newark Mayor Al Nagy
  • San Leandro Mayor Pauline Russo Cutter
  • Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf
  • Alameda Mayor Trish Spencer
  • Pleasanton Mayor Jerry Thorne
  • Piedmont Mayor Jeff Wieler
  • East Palo Alto Councilmember Lisa Yarbrough-Gauthier
  • East Bay Regional Park District Director Dennis Waespi
  • Union Sanitary District Director Tom Handley
  • New Haven Unified School District Trustee Michelle Parnala
  • New Haven Unified School District Trustee Michael Ritchie
  • Union City Councilmember Lorrin Ellis
  • Union City Vice-Mayor Emily Duncan
  • Alameda County Supervisor Richard Valle
  • State Senator Bob Wieckowski
  • Congressman Eric Swalwell
  • Washington Hospital Trustee Patricia Danielson

Individuals (2)

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  • Retired City Manager Larry Cheeves

Candidate Contact Info

Email Carol@dutravernaci.com
Councilmember/Business Owner
7,086 votes (30.9%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Affordable Housing
  • Safety of the community
  • Balance Budget

Experience

Experience

Profession:CIty Council Member/President/CEO Mortuary Transport Company LLC
President/CEO, Wings of Angels Mortuary Transport (2014–current)
School Board Trustee / City Council Member, Newh Haven Unified School District / City of Union City CA. — Elected position (1996–2016)

Education

National-Louis University Evingston Illonois BA degree Behavioral Science, Human Bahaviors (1988)

Community Activities

Bosrd Members/Past Presidents/Members, Lions Club, Rotary Club, Knights of Columbus, Veterans of Foreign Wars, SAVE, CASA (1996–current)

Who supports this candidate?

Featured Endorsements

  • Alameda County Labor Council, Alameda County Firefighter Locall 55 and many more

Candidate Contact Info

Email jimn@unioncity.org

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