Top issues: Creating Jobs and a Livable Wage, Affordable Healthcare for All, Gun Safety Measures, Supporting Veterans, Stewardship of our Natural Resources, Education Without Debt
Previous Elected Office: Council Member, City of Santa Clara, California, 2004-2012
Profession: Civil Engineer
Professional Background: Regional Director, San Jose, International Rescue Committee; Reconstruction & Water Program Manager, Bosnia and Kosovo, International Rescue Committee; Environmental planner, Santa Clara Valley Water District
Education: BA, Engineering; MA, Regional Planning; JD, Natural Resource and Water Law, University of Oregon
Election outlook: Lean R
Did you know?
Jamie was a union member (AFSCME) for more than 10 years, where she negotiated on behalf of an environmental planners employee group.