Partial Endorsement List

Judicial Endorsements

  • Honorable Shawn D. Bessey
  • Honorable Kellee C. Westbrook
  • Honorable Robert B. Westbrook
  • Honorable Johnny Gogo (Santa Clara County)
  • Honorable Donald Shaver (retired)
  • Honorable John E. Griffin, Jr. (retired)

Elected Officials

  • Bill Berryhill – former Assembly Member, California State Assembly District 26
  • Scott Kuykendall – Superintendent, Stanislaus County Office of Education
  • Lee Lundrigan – former Stanislaus County Clerk Recorder
  • Deborah Novelli – Mayor, City of Patterson
  • Chris Vierra – Mayor, City of Ceres
  • Jeramy Young – Mayor, City of Hughson
  • Jeff Laugero– Mayor, City of Escalon
  • Kristi Ah You – Councilmember, Modesto City Council
  • Mani Grewal – Councilmember, Modesto City Council
  • Jenny Kenoyer – Councilmember, Modesto City Council
  • Douglas Ridenour – Councilmember, Modesto City Council
  • Stephanie Burnside – former Councilmember, Modesto City Council
  • Gil Esquer – Councilmember, Turlock City Council
  • Becky Arellano – Councilmember, Turlock City Council
  • Ken Lane – former Councilmember, Ceres City Council
  • Frank M. Lima – Board Member, Turlock Unified School District and Attorney
  • Rose Hurst – Board Member, Newman- Crows Landing Unified School District
  • Nancy Hinton – Board Member, Yosemite Community College District
  • John Plett – former Board Member, Denair Unified School District
  • Tim Bazar – Board Member, Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District, and Public Defender, Stanislaus County Public Defender’s Office (retired)
  • Antonio Aguilar – Board Member, Yosemite Community College District
  • Susan Azevedo – former Board Member, California Water Quality Control Board

Law Enforcement and Legal

  • Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Supervisors Association
  • Stanislaus County Prosecutors Association
  • Stanislaus Sworn Deputies Association
  • National Asian Pacific Islander Prosecutors Association
  • Modesto Police Officers Association
  • Newman Police Officers Association
  • Ceres Police Officers Association
  • Stanislaus County Deputy Sheriff’s Association
  • Stanislaus & Tuolumne Counties Central Labor Council
  • Chief Marc Nuno – Patterson Police Department
  • Juan Alanis – Deputy Sheriff, Stanislaus County Sherriff’s Office
  • Hansten Cupit – Officer, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation
  • Marlisa Ferreira – Chief, District Attorney’s Office
  • Wendell Emerson – Attorney, District Attorney’s Office
  • Randy Fischer – Attorney, District Attorney’s Office
  • Donya Nunes – Attorney, District Attorney’s Office
  • Sameer Shukla – Attorney, District Attorney’s Office
  • Patrick Hogan – Attorney, District Attorney’s Office
  • Erin Schwartz – Attorney, District Attorney’s Office
  • Luis Ramos – Attorney, District Attorney’s Office (Santa Clara County)
  • Beth DeJong – Attorney, District Attorney’s Office (San Joaquin County)
  • Marcus Mumford – Attorney, Public Defender’s Office
  • John Goulart – Attorney, City of Modesto
  • Robert V. Garcia – Attorney, Ramsbacher Prokey Leonard LLP
  • Eric Nielsen – Attorney, Gianelli Nielsen
  • Judy Jensen – Attorney, Gianelli Nielsen
  • Sarah Birmingham – Attorney, Gianelli Nielsen
  • John Peltier – Attorney, Brunn and Flynn
  • Jakrun Sodhi – Defense Attorney, Sodhi Law Group
  • Ameet Birring – Defense Attorney, Sodhi Law Group
  • Percy Martinez – Defense Attorney, Law Offices of Preciliano Martinez
  • Lt. Froilan Mariscal – District Attorney’s Office, Investigator
  • Sara Sousa – Attorney, District Attorney’s Office
  • Arthur Azevedo – Attorney, Green & Azevedo
  • Edalina Mendonca – Attorney
  • Tai Bogan – Defense Attorney, Bogan Law Firm
  • Wilber Salgado, Family Law Attorney, Salgado Law Office
  • Graham Scott – Attorney
  • David C. Johnston – Attorney
  • Aaron Villalobos – Attorney, Villalobos Legal Group
  • Michael Silva – Attorney, Silva Injury Law
  • Davey Turner – Attorney, Drivon, Turner, & Waters
  • Arral Phipps – Attorney
  • Naresh Channaveerappa – Attorney
  • Kirk Brennan – Attorney, District Attorney’s Office
  • Vita Palazuelos – Attorney, District Attorney’s Office

Community Members

  • Dr. Phil Trompetter
  • Evan Porges
  • Leia Schmidt
  • Kirstie Boyett
  • Ken Irwin – City Manager, City of Patterson
  • Norik Naraghi
  • Jeremiah Williams
  • Victoria Popoff
  • Aaron Brown
  • Jocelyn Singh
  • Jason Forcade
  • Katie Hollowell
  • Joe Hollowell
  • Lt. Scott Blom – Modesto Police Department (retired)
  • Sgt. Kathleen Blom – Modesto Police Department (retired)
  • Deana Skelton – past Executive Director, Stanislaus County Bar Association
  • Ben Balsbaugh
  • Dr. Ram Saini
  • Dr. Iraj Sabahi
  • Dr. Trevor Irish, OD
  • Dr. Rich Lynd – Criminalist, Department of Justice (retired)
  • Jessica Irish Chang
  • Linda Fischer
  • Sashmir Garcia
  • Craig DeJong
  • Hong Nielsen
  • Ticia Sodhi
  • Tony Pinheiro
  • Rob Salvo
  • Thomas McLaughlin
  • Lisa Gilley
  • Brian Sharar
  • Duke Cooper – American Veteran’s First, Founder
  • Martha Griffith – Protecting Soldiers Rights, Liaison
  • Kris Klair
  • Gaby P. Polous
  • Parwinder Samran
  • Rob Orr
  • Maria Mendonca
  • Irene Azevedo
  • Frank Azevedo
  • Frank Johnson – former President, NAACP
  • Daniene Cupit
  • John Kruse
  • April Kruse
  • Paul Harmon
  • Meika Harmon
  • Henry Colombo
  • Tiffany Colombo
  • Donny Rocha
  • Donald Oliveira
  • Dora Oliveira
  • Greg Avery
  • Julie Avery
  • David Hillier
  • Carrie Hillier
  • Harinder S. Toor
  • Linard Younan
  • Ed Yonan
  • Fred Isaac
  • Raymond Leija
  • Surjit Singh
  • Sukhminder Dosanjh
  • Nancy Boulos
  • Jagtar Singh
  • Ajit Komal
  • Henry Oshana
  • Harvinder S. Bains
  • Harbans S. Sahota
  • Philadelphia Mikael
  • Harish Mehra
  • Kenarik Warda
  • Dalvinder Shahi
  • Kashmir Shahi
  • Jonathan Boulos
  • Sukhminder S. Deol
  • Botrus Ishaya
  • Natalia Jebri
  • Harinder S. Sihota
  • Beth Shlemon Baker
  • Dr. Ajay Sood
  • Dr. Sukhjit Sidhu
  • Dr. Raminder Mand
  • Hawel A. Hawel
  • The Modesto Bee
  • Sharon Lizardo
  • Miguel Carrillo
  • Beth Shleman Baker – Officer, Stanislaus County Probation Department (retired)