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Help Kate Harrison help Berkeley! Sign up below to add to the growing community of leaders who are affirming Kate as the best choice to represent downtown Berkeley and the surrounding neighborhoods as Berkeley’s next District 4 Councilmember.

I strongly support and endorse Kate Harrison for the District 4 Council seat. In one year on the Council, Kate has provided effective and visionary leadership to address our housing crisis, homelessness and support our small businesses. We need her on the City Council.
~ Mayor Jesse Arreguín

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Endorsements

Organizations

Berkeley Citizens Action

Berkeley Progressive Alliance

East Bay Citizens for Action

Elected and Public Officials 

Kevin DeLeon

President Pro Tempore, California State Senate

Jane Kim

San Francisco Board of Supervisors, District 6

Jesse Arreguín

Mayor of Berkeley

Gus Newport

Former Mayor of Berkeley

Shirley Dean

Former Mayor of Berkeley

Sophie Hahn

Berkeley City Council, District 5

Ben Bartlett

Berkeley City Council, District 3

Cheryl Davila

Berkeley City Council, District 2

Jovanka Beckles

Richmond City Councilmember, former vice-mayor of Richmond, and candidate for Assembly District 15

Gayle McLaughlin

Former Mayor of Richmond

Max Anderson

Berkeley City Council (Ret.) 

Dan Kalb

Oakland City Council, District 1

Beatriz Levya-Cutler

Berkeley School Board

John Selawsky, Chair
Paola Laverde
Alejandro Soto-Vigil
Jesse Townley
Leah Simon-Weisberg
Igor Tregub
Christina Murphy
James Chang

Berkeley Rent Board Commissioners 

Lisa Stephens, former Chair

Berkeley Rent Board

Art Agnos

Former Mayor of San Francisco 

Dianne Martinez

Former Mayor of Emeryville 

Jean Quan

Former Mayor of Oakland 

Nicky Gonzalez Yuen

Peralta Community College Trustee 

Karen Weinstein

Peralta Community College Trustee 

Gabriel Quinto

Mayor Pro Tem, El Cerrito

Jim Oddie

Alameda City Council 

Sheila Jordan

Former Alameda County Superintendent of Schools

Pat Danielson

Washington Hospital Board of Directors, Fremont

Andy Katz

EBMUD

Helen Burke

Former EBMUD Director

Pamela Drake and Michael Barnett

Alameda County Democratic Central Committee

Nancy Carleton

Former Chair, Zoning Adjustments Board

Shoshana O’Keefe

Zoning Adjustments Board

Marian Wolfe

Former Chair
Housing Advisory Commission, City of Berkeley

Sara Shumer

Animal Care Commission, City of Berkeley 

Erica Freeman

Children, Youth, and Recreation Commission, City of Berkeley 

Wendy Bloom

Labor Commission, City of Berkeley

Jim McGrath

Recreation and Parks Commission, City of Berkeley

Carrie Olson

Zoning Adjustment Board, City of Berkeley

Wendy Alfsen

Nonprofit Administrator, Former Chair, Transportation Commission, Commission on Labor and the Downtown Area Task Force 

Maritessa Bravo Ares

Commission on the Status of Women, City of Berkeley

Linda Franklin and Victoria Wang

Community Health Commission, City of Berkeley

Luis Amezcua

Housing Advisory Commission, City of Berkeley

Dyana Delfín-Polk

Vice Chair, Community Environmental Advisory Commission, City of Berkeley

Antoinette Stein

Disaster and Fire Safety Commission, City of Berkeley

Molly Dooley Jones

Cannabis Commission, City of Berkeley

Eugenie Candau

Commission on Aging, City of Berkeley

Kevan Jenson

Civic Arts Commission, City of Berkeley

Karma Smart

Community Health Commission, City of Berkeley

Charles Weems

Energy Commission, City of Berkeley

Community Leaders and Community Members

Willie Phillips

Friends of Adeline 

Nico Calavita

Professor Emeritus, City Planning
San Diego State University

Bonnie Hughes

Executive Director, Berkeley Arts Festival

Lisa Bulwinkel

CEO, Another Bulwinkel Production

Vincent Casalaina

Northern California Vice-Chair, California Democratic Party Progressive Caucus

Rob Wrenn

Co-Founder, Berkeley Progressive Alliance

Kitty Calavita and Zippie Collins

Co-founder of East Bay Citizens for Action & Member, Wellstone Democratic Renewal Club

Tom Dalzell

Quirky Berkeley Blog Author and Community Leader 

Donald Goldmacher

Save Shattuck Cinemas

Steve Levine
Jeffery Carter
Nancy Holland
Zoe Kalkanis
Sally Nelson
Julia Cato
Bernie Lenhoff
Moni Law
Juli Dickey
Stefan Elgstrand
David Fielder
Nancy Schimmel
Ned Pearlstein
Martin Nicolaus
Victor Garlin
David Blake
Erin Diehm
Charlene Woodcock
Sharon Maldonado
Margot Smith
Harry Brill
Fred Dodsworth
Judy Bertelsen
Malcolm Burnstein