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John Lee Evans

Supported by teachers, parents, and community leaders

Coming soon: 2016 endorsement list

Here is who supported Evans’ re-election in 2012:

American Federation of Teachers

State Superintendent of Schools Tom Torlakson

San Diego Unified Police Officers Association

San Diego Taxpayers Advocate

Linda LeGerrette, Board Member, Middle Class Taxpayers Association

Former PTA President Brook Feerick

Teacher of the Year Eduardo Ochoa 

7,000 teachers, counselors and nurses represented by SDEA

San Diego Unified Board Vice President Scott Barnett

San Diego Unified Trustee Richard Barrera

San Diego Unified Trustee and Math Teacher of the Year Kevin Beiser

Former School Board President George Walker Smith

State Senator Chris Kehoe

Assemblyman Marty Block

Councilmember Sherri Lightner

Councilmember David Alvarez

Councilmember Marti Emerald

Mel Katz, Founder, Downtown Charter High School

Deanne Currigan, Teachers for Evans

Julee Jenkins, Clairemont Schools Cluster Chair

Bob Turner, Mira Mesa Schools Cluster Chair

Cecil Steppe, Chairman of the Board, GPA Charter School

David Valladolid, Director, Parent Institute for Quality Education

Partial list only

John and State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson has endorsed Dr. Evans because of San Diego’s gains in student achievement and Dr. Evans’ ability to work collaboratively with teachers, parents and our community.

“Dr. Evans saved the jobs of 1,500 teachers. He ensured our kids have the teachers they need.”

- Jim Mahler
American Federation of Teachers President

“As an experienced businessman, Dr. Evans knows how to stretch our limited tax dollars.”

- Linda LeGerrette
Middle Class Taxpayers Association Board Member

“Dr. Evans listens to parents and provides the academic programs and teachers our kids need.”

- Brook Feerick
Former PTA President