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Democratic Party County Central Committee — Democratic PartyCandidate for Member, Assembly District 15 Alameda Portion

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Julie M. Waters

Appointed Member, County Central Committee
19,774 votes (5.81%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Voter Education
  • Communication
  • Progressive Policy Making



Profession:State Political Director
State Political Director, AFSCME 3299 (2018–current)
Member, Alameda County Democratic Central Committee — Appointed position (2018–current)
Member, Alameda County Democratic Central Committee — Appointed position (2018–current)
External Affairs Representative, AC Transit (2015–2018)
Senior Field Representative, Office of Assemblymember Nancy Skinner (2012–2014)
Tobacco Programs Manager, American Lung Association of California (2010–2012)
At-Large Delegate, 2012 Democratic National Convention — Elected position (2012–2012)
AOD Policy Manager, Bay Area Community Resources (2008–2010)


San Diego State University BA, Psychology (2007)

Community Activities

Lead Chair, Voter Services Committee, California Democratic Party (2019–current)
Board Director, Emerge California (2019–current)
Member, Alameda Contra Costa Chapter, Links Incorporated (2014–current)
Commissioner, Oakland Fund for Children and Youth (2013–2018)

Who supports this candidate?

Featured Endorsements

  • Board of Equalization Chair Malia Cohen
  • State Assemblymember Buffy Wicks
  • State Treasurer Fiona Ma

Organizations (2)

  • Black Women Organized for Political Action (BWOPA)
  • Berkeley Democratic Club

Elected Officials (27)

  • AC Transit Board President Joe Wallace
  • AC Transit Board Director Chris Peeples
  • AC Transit Board Director Mark Williams
  • AC Transit Board Director Joel Young
  • Oakland School Board Member Jumoke Hinton-Hodge
  • Oakland School Board Member Rosie Torres
  • Alameda County School Board Member Amber Childress
  • Oakland City Councilmember Rebecca Kaplan
  • Alameda County Supervisor Keith Carson
  • State Assemblymember Bill Quirk
  • Berkeley School Board Member Julie Sinai
  • Peralta Trustee Karen Weinstein
  • Peralta Trustee Linda Handy
  • State Treasurer Fiona Ma
  • State Assemblymember Buffy Wicks
  • State Assemblymember Rob Bonta
  • State Assemblymember Ash Kalra
  • Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf
  • Berkeley Mayor Jesse Arreguin
  • Alameda Councilmember Jim Oddie
  • Oakland Councilmember Sheng Thao
  • Berkeley Councilmember Ben Bartlett
  • Berkeley Councilmember Lori Droste
  • Berkeley Councilmember Susan Wengraf
  • Berkeley Councilmember Rashi Kesarwani
  • Peralta Trustee Nicky Gonzalez
  • AC Transit Board Director Elsa Ortiz

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