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Representing the voice of the people on the Santa Cruz County Board of Supervisors

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Why I am running 

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This is a pivotal moment in the history of Santa Cruz County.  With skyrocketing housing costs outpacing wages, rebuilding from the CZU fires, the ongoing impacts of COVID-19, a homelessness emergency, the need for alternatives to crisis response, and the need to create climate change solutions NOW, we need strong leadership on the board of supervisors that will hear the needs of the community and take acton to get things done.  As a middle class renter, union member, environmental scientist and non-profit developer, educator, and former Santa Cruz Mayor, I believe that my leadership and life experience will help us forge a sustainable path forward for our environment, community, local economy, and future generations.  

Meet Former Mayor Dr. Justin Cummings

Dr. Justin Cummings is an environmental scientist with over 20 years of experience studying and working on issues such as climate change, habitat restoration, social and environmental justice, and environmental conservation. 
Most recently he has transferred his skills to secure grants to create and manage non-profit STEM education and professional workforce development programs centered on promoting diversity, equity and inclusion in emerging tech and environmental conservation sectors.  

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Endorsements for Justin Cummings for 3rd District Supervisor

 

ELECTED OFFICIALS

  • Fred Keeley; Former Speaker Pro Tem California Assembly

  • Greg Caput; Santa Cruz County Board of Supervisor, District 4

  • Luis Alejo; Monterey County Board of Supervisor, District 1, former California State Assemblymember 30th District, former Watsonville Mayor

  • Gary Patton; Former Third District Santa Cruz County Supervisor

  • Bruce VanAllen; Trustee Santa Cruz County Board of Education, Former Mayor City of Santa Cruz

  • Felipe Hernandez; Cabrillo College Governing Board Trustee Area 5; Former Mayor City of Watsonville

  • Sonja Brunner; Mayor City of Santa Cruz

  • Sandy Brown; Santa Cruz City Councilmember

  • Kristen Petersen; Former Mayor of Capitola and current Councilmember 

  • Francisco "Paco" Estrada; Former Mayor of Watsonville and current Councilmember

  • Vanessa Quiroz-Carter; Watsonville City Councilmember

  • Bruce Jaffe; Soquel Creek Water District, Director 

  • Katherine Beiers; Former Mayor City of Santa Cruz

  • Tim Fitzmaurice, Former Mayor City of Santa Cruz

  • Ed Porter, Former Mayor City of Santa Cruz 

  • Jane Weed-Pomerantz; Former Mayor City of Santa Cruz

  • Ramon Gomez; Former Mayor Pro Tem of Watsonville

  • Anna Zivian; Former Council member Telluride Town, Commissioner San Miguel County 

ORGANIZATIONS

COMMUNITY MEMBERS

  • Johnny Agnone

  • Ross Albert

  • Allison Stafford Albert

  • Sally Arnold

  • Ted Altenberg

  • Robert Atkinson

  • Courtney Rose Atkinson

  • Carmelita Austin-Schreher

  • Na'ama Barson

  • Lynn Basehore-Cooper

  • Carlos Becerra

  • Jessy Beckett Parr

  • Jaime Boddorff

  • Abe Borker

  • Jack Bowers

  • ​Josh Brahinsky​

  • Jennifer Lanford Brown

  • Eva Brunner

  • Jason Burdick

  • Roxanne Burdick

  • Xaloc Cabanes

  • Cathy Calfo

  • Ray Cancino

  • Paris Cannon

  • Julie Castro

  • Susan Cavalieri

  • Brian Carey

  • Lin Florinda Colavin

  • Helen Cooper

  • Melina Cortez

  • Phillip Crawford

  • Melissa Cronin

  • Penelope Curtis

  • James Cunningham

  • Cory Devilbiss

  • Barbara Diamond

  • Angelee Dion

  • Emily Donham

  • Jane Doyle

  • Daniel Drysdale

  • Jennie Dusheck

  • Dede Eckhardt

  • Denise Elerick

  • Paul Elerick

  • Gerda Endemann

  • Ellen Farmer

  • Lani Falkner

  • Faisal "Faz" Fazilat

  • Rebecca Fenwick

  • Meghann Finn

  • Ellen Fitzgerald

  • Tim Fitzmaurice

  • Joy Flynn

  • Natasha Fraley

  • Dana Frank

  • Sayo Fujioka

  • John Gamman

  • Stacey Garcia

  • Igor Garvic

  • Kiyo Gaza

  • ​Gregory Gilbert

  • Shandara Gill

  • Andrew Goldenkranz

  • Julia Goodman

  • Eric Granith

  • Patrick Green

  • Steve Greenberg

  • Celeste Gutierrez

  • Amanda Harris Altice

  • Jason Hatfield

  • Amy Henderson

  • Kelsey Hill

  • Denise Holbert

  • Travis Howe

  • Monica Howe

  • Eric Howell

  • Elaine Johnson

  • Serg Kagno

  • Brandon Michael Kahl

  • Matt Kazee

  • Kyle Kelley​

  • Kinsey Kelsen

  • Traci Kendall

  • Lizann Keyes

  • Steven King

  • Peter Klotz-Chamberlin

  • Bill Kocher

  • Mary Anne Kramer-Urner

  • Kayla Kumar

  • Caroline Kuspa

  • Adrian Kyle

  • Taj Leahy

  • Kat Loe

  • Karen Madura

  • Emma Magelssen

  • Pat Malo

  • Sean Maxwell

  • Dan McFadden

  • Sean McGowen

  • Valeria Miranda

  • Lindsay Milam

  • Adam Morales

  • Robert T. Morgan

  • Khalil Moutawakkil

  • Jordan Murray

  • Abi Mustapha

  • Krista Myers

  • Matthew Nathanson

  • Matt Nisownger

  • Maureen O'Connell

  • Pablo Orozco-Castro

  • Tyler Oxford

  • Westley Pannell

  • Ingrid Parker

  • Jessica Parr

  • Thomas Pederson

  • Ron Pomerantz

  • Tamar Ragir

  • Rudy Ramos

  • Costanza Rampini

  • Craig Reinarman

  • Taylor Reinhold

  • David Revell

  • Mary Reynolds

  • Anthony Robinson

  • Steve Rogers

  • James Rueff

  • Mary-Kathryn Rueff

  • Ann Marie Russell

  • Suzanne Samson

  • Kathy Sandige

  • Jeremy Sanford

  • Jenny Sarmiento

  • Glen Schaller

  • Joy Schendledecker

  • Zach Schwarzbach

  • Chris Schwind

  • Barry Scott

  • Dennis Scott

  • Matt Scott

  • Pauline Seales

  • Evan Shanbrom

  • Fe Silva-Robles

  • Eric Simmons

  • Ann Simonton

  • Mathew E. Simpson

  • Jeffrey Smedberg

  • JD Sotelo

  • Daniel Spelce

  • Daniel Spence

  • Katie Spencer

  • David Stearns

  • Paul Steinberg

  • Leslie Steiner

  • Jonathan Stern

  • Gabrielle Stocker

  • Michelle Supancich

  • Krisna Supatra-Campbell

  • Tané Tachyon

  • Bob Taren

  • Garth Taylor

  • Bernie Tershy

  • Damani Thomas

  • Wyatt Thompson Johnson III

  • Ian Thornberg

  • Max Turigliatto

  • David Van Brink

  • MacKendre Van Hall

  • Molly Waite

  • Lun Wang

  • Jesse Kenneth Cotu Williams

  • Alli Webster

  • Alec Webster

  • Claudia Webster

  • James Weller

  • Brenda Whitley

  • Don Williams

  • Donald Williams

  • Jesse Williams

  • Cat Willis

  • Linda Wilshusen

  • Jacqueline Wilson Cummings

  • Keith Wilson

  • Debra Wirkman

  • Erin Wood

  • Erika Zavaleta

  • Stephen Zunes

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