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November 8, 2016 — California General Election
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City of Mountain ViewCandidate for City Council

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Lucas Ramirez

Digital Product Manager
10,493 votes (13.37%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Address the crisis in housing affordability and prevent displacement.
  • Reduce traffic congestion and improve traffic safety.
  • Ensure residents have timely access to information and ample opportunity to provide input on crucial issues.

Experience

Experience

Profession:Digital Product Manager
Digital Product Manager, Online Sheet Music, Inc. (2011–current)
Chair, Mountain View Human Relations Commission — Appointed position (2013–current)
Member, VTA 2000 Measure A Citizens Watchdog Committee/Citizens Advisory Committee — Appointed position (2015–current)

Education

Santa Clara University Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), music (current)

Community Activities

Member, Mountain View Coalition for Sustainable Planning (2012–current)
Member, Mountain View-Los Altos Challenge Team (2014–current)
Life Member & Volunteer, Mountain View Historical Association (2015–current)
Volunteer Observer to the Mountain View City Council, League of Women Voters of the Los Altos - Mountain View Area (2013–2016)
Board Member, Santa Clara County League of Conservation Voters (2015–2016)

Biography

My name is Lucas Ramirez, and I am a lifelong resident of Mountain View. I graduated from Santa Clara University with a B.A. in Music, and I currently work as a Digital Product Manager with a digital sheet music distributor based in downtown Los Altos. I am the chair of the Mountain View Human Relations Commission, a member of the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA) 2000 Measure A Citizens Watchdog Committee/Citizens Advisory Committee, and a longtime observer to the Mountain View City Council on behalf of the local League of Women Voters. I am also active in the Mountain View Historical Association, the Mountain View Coalition for Sustainable Planning, Carbon Free Mountain View, and other community groups.

Who supports this candidate?

Featured Endorsements

  • Congresswoman Anna Eshoo
  • Supervisor Joe Simitian
  • Councilmember Mike Kasperzak

Organizations (4)

  • Santa Clara County League of Conservation Voters
  • Mountain View Voice
  • Planned Parenthood Advocates Mar Monte
  • Santa Clara County Democratic Party

Elected Officials (14)

  • Senator Jim Beall
  • Senator Jerry Hill
  • Senator Bob Wieckowski
  • Assemblymember Evan Low
  • Assemblymember Paul Fong (Ret.)
  • Mountain View Whisman School District Trustee Juan Aranda (Ret.)
  • Mountain View Whisman School District Trustee José Gutiérrez, Jr.
  • Mountain View Whisman School District Trustee William Lambert
  • Mountain View Whisman School District Trustee Ellen Wheeler
  • Foothill-De Anza Community College District Trustee Laura Casas
  • Mountain View Los Altos High School District Trustee Joan MacDonald (Ret.)
  • Mountain View Los Altos High School District Trustee-elect Sanjay Dave
  • Santa Clara Valley Water District Director Gary Kremen
  • El Camino Healthcare District Director Julia Miller

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