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Central Alameda NC 2014 Elections2017-01-09T12:30:28-07:00
FINAL OFFICIAL CANVASS OF VOTES
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Chair
MIGUEL MARTINEZ
Vice-Chair

HERIBERTO ROJAS

Treasurer

JOSE NEVAREZ

Secretary

MARTIN TORRES

Sergeant-At-Arms

BLANCA CRUZ

Business Representative

ADELA BARAJAS

Education Representative

ADRIANA CABRERA

Youth Representative

NATALI CABRERA

Senior Citizen Representative

LEATHA TAYLOR

Click here to download Final Canvass of Votes (pdf)

 

Open Board Seats 2014- Central Alameda NC
BOARD POSITION
# OF SEATS
ELECTED OR APPOINTED?
QUALIFICATIONS TO
RUN FOR THE SEAT

QUALIFICATIONS TO
VOTE FOR THE SEAT
Chair
Term: 2 years
1 Elected Stakeholder who lives, works, owns property or declares a stake within the CANC boundaries and affirms a factual basis for it and who is at least 18 years of age at the time of election. Stakeholders who live, work, own property or those who declare a stake within the CANC boundaries and affirm a factual basis for it and who are at least 12 years of age at the time of election.
CANDIDATES FILED:
Miguel Martinez
Vice-Chair
Term: 2 years
1 Elected Stakeholder who lives, works, owns property or declares a stake within the CANC boundaries and affirms a factual basis for it and who is at least 18 years of age at the time of election. Stakeholders who live, work, own property or those who declare a stake within the CANC boundaries and affirm a factual basis for it and who are at least 12 years of age at the time of election.
CANDIDATES FILED:
Heriberto Rojas
Treasurer
Term: 2 years
1 Elected Stakeholder who lives, works, owns property or declares a stake within the CANC boundaries and affirms a factual basis for it and who is at least 18 years of age at the time of election. Stakeholders who live, work, own property or those who declare a stake within the CANC boundaries and affirm a factual basis for it and who are at least 12 years of age at the time of election.
CANDIDATES FILED:
j's Phone pic's 035Jose Nevarez – In Trust in me that all funding matters will be in the Best interest of the community within the Central Alameda N.C.
Secretary
Term: 2 years
1 Elected Stakeholder who lives, works, owns property or declares a stake within the CANC boundaries and affirms a factual basis for it and who is at least 18 years of age at the time of election. Stakeholders who live, work, own property or those who declare a stake within the CANC boundaries and affirm a factual basis for it and who are at least 12 years of age at the time of election.
CANDIDATES FILED:
MartyMartin Terrones – For the past 23 years, I have worked hard to ensure students in low income communities of color seek higher education. In that time, I have fought against draconian cuts to education, and have advocated for greater access to available resources and opportunities for growth. Additionally, I have worked closely with immigrant rights groups, like the Southern California Immigration Coalition, in organizing the community through know-your-rights conferences and advocating for their rights with various local, county, state and federal agencies.As a resident of South Central Los Angeles, I have worked closely with students and residents of the Central Alameda area to improve their quality of lives by demanding improved services, greater accountability from the City, and better representation in these under served communities.I received my BA and MFA from UCLA.
Sergeant-At-Arms
Term: 2 years
1 Elected Stakeholder who lives, works, owns property or declares a stake within the CANC boundaries and affirms a factual basis for it and who is at least 18 years of age at the time of election. Stakeholders who live, work, own property or those who declare a stake within the CANC boundaries and affirm a factual basis for it and who are at least 12 years of age at the time of election.
CANDIDATES FILED:
James Sheffield
1613935_10152304509564345_1956770019_nBlanca Cruz – It will be an honor for me to be elected to serve this community with this Neighborhood Council. I teach and organize in South Central. I will defend the rights of all people in our community. I hope I can count on your support. Thank you! Sería un honor para mi si soy elegida para servir a mi comunidad con este Consejo Vecinal. Yo organizo y enseño en el Sur Centro. Voy a defender los derechos de todas las personas en nuestra comunidad! Espero poder contar con su apoyo. Gracias!
Business Representative
Term: 2 years
1 Elected Stakeholder who lives, works, owns property or declares a stake within the CANC boundaries and affirms a factual basis for it and who is at least 18 years of age at the time of election. Stakeholders who live, work, own property or those who declare a stake within the CANC boundaries and affirm a factual basis for it and who are at least 12 years of age at the time of election.
CANDIDATES FILED:
Adela Barajas
Education Representative
Term: 2 years
1 Elected Stakeholder who lives, works, owns property or declares a stake within the CANC boundaries and affirms a factual basis for it and who is at least 18 years of age at the time of election. Stakeholders who live, work, own property or those who declare a stake within the CANC boundaries and affirm a factual basis for it and who are at least 12 years of age at the time of election.
CANDIDATES FILED:
Adriana Cabrera PictureAdriana Cabrera -It would be an honor for me to be re-elected to continue serving my community as the CANC Education Representative. As a first generation college student I know how important it is to empower students to get a higher education and to be involved in our community decision-making process. With your support I will continue my efforts to improve Education in South LA.Sería un honor para mi ser reelegida para continuar sirviendo a mi comunidad como representante de Education en el Concilio Vecinal. Yo soy la primera personal en mi familia que asiste a una universidad. Yo nací y fui criado por padres inmigrantes en el sur de Los Angeles, conozco las luchas que enfrenta mi comunidad. Y se que es importante que motivemos a estudiantes a que asistan ala universidad. Con su apoyo, voy a continuar mis esfuerzos para mejorar la educación en el sur de Los Angeles.
Youth Representative
Term: 2 years
1 Elected Stakeholder who lives, works, owns property or declares a stake within the CANC boundaries and affirms a factual basis for it and who is at least 18 years of age at the time of election. Stakeholders who live, work, own property or those who declare a stake within the CANC boundaries and affirm a factual basis for it and who are at least 12 years of age at the time of election.
CANDIDATES FILED:
Elizabeth Martinez – Elizabeth Martinez born in South Central Los Angeles is very active in her community working in various capacities. Elizabeth is very passionate for helping and serving her community she believes in empowering every single person in our community. Elizabeth currently joined CD Tech’s Public Allies Los Angeles apprenticeship program to gain more knowledge of the non – profit sector so she can later develop her own non – profit to serve the community. She is very passionate about human rights, youth education and domestic violence. Elizabeth considers these some of the most pressing public policy issues. Elizabeth has being a part of the first cohort of Los Angeles Organizing Academy another program part of CD Tech.
NataliCabrera_CentralAlameda.REg9Natali Cabrera – I want to join Central Alameda Neighborhood Council to make a difference in my community while developing leadership skills. I want to get involve in the decisions that affect youth like myself. As a LAURA youth, I have learned about the things I can do to better my community. I want to create programs for youth because I know how hard it is for us when we lack basic needs. It would mean a lot to get your support to be the voice of the youth in the area where I live.Quiero unirme a el Concilio Vecinal de Central Alameda para hacer una diferencia en mi comunidad. Quiero involucrarme en decisiones que afectan a los jóvenes como yo porque sé lo difícil que es para nosotros cuando cresemos sin las necesidades básicas. Significaría mucho conseguir su apoyo para ser la voz de la juventud en la zona donde vivo.
Senior Citizen Representative
Term: 2 years
1 Elected Stakeholder who lives, works, owns property or declares a stake within the CANC boundaries and affirms a factual basis for it and who is at least 18 years of age at the time of election. Stakeholders who live, work, own property or those who declare a stake within the CANC boundaries and affirm a factual basis for it and who are at least 12 years of age at the time of election.
CANDIDATES FILES:
Leatha Taylor – I am currently running for the Senior Citizen Representative Seat for the Central Alameda Neighborhood Council. Being active in this community since 1977, and the Director of Family Unity. I have provided various services to and for our Youth, Seniors & other individuals in the Community. If I am re-elected I will work hard to provide our seniors with any help that I can.
I will continue to have various trips with the seniors and indoor-outdoor programs. I will not let you down. Thank you and vote for me.
ELECTIONS INFO

Saturday, May 3, 2014

Fred Roberts Recreation Center
4700 Honduras Street
Los Angeles, CA 90011

Polling Hours:
10 am – 2 pm

Self-Affirmation

No Vote by-Mail

Candidate Filing Closed 03/19/14

Deadline for Filing is March 19

OR

Download the pdf form and

Mail to:

City Clerk Elections Division
555 Ramirez Street, Space 300
Los Angeles, CA 90012

OR

Email to:

clerk.election@lacity.org

OR

Fax to: (213) 978-0376

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