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    Sarah Aquino

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Why are you running for this office?

Age 46
Birthplace (city) La Mesa
Residence (city) Folsom
Campaign telephone (916) 798-5380
Campaign email sarahaquino@sbcglobal.net
Education Bachelor's degree, sociology, CSU Sacramento, 2000.
Experience Board member, Folsom Cordova Unified School District, 2014-present; member, Citizens Advisory Committee, Folsom State Prison & CA State Prison Sacramento, 2015-present; insurance broker, 1999-present; City of Folsom library commissioner, 2013-14.
I'm running for Folsom City Council to provide strong, steady leadership and practical solutions to address our city's challenges. If elected, I pledge to be accessible, to listen, to do my homework, and to make common-sense decisions.
Age 59
Birthplace (city) Sacramento
Residence (city) Folsom
Campaign telephone (916) 204-9139
Education Associate's degree, Cosumnes River College. 1980; graduate of Sacramento County Sheriff's Academy, 1982.
Experience Dental sales/consulting, 40 years; retired Folsom Police Reserve Officer, 35 years; now part-time police pfficer for a local State agency; 32-year resident of Folsom; married 35 years; proud father of three.
As a 32-year resident of Folsom and a 35-year volunteer Police Officer (retired), I have always loved our Folsom. I am a heavy supporter of public safety, strong commerce and our quality of life. Let's keep it going and make Folsom even better!
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Age 47
Birthplace (city) Nellore, India
Residence (city) Folsom
Campaign telephone (916) 248-1156
Campaign email ykChalam@gmail.com
Education Bachelor's degree, computer science and engineering, Sri Venkateswara University (SVU ), College of Engineering, India, 1992
Experience Senior manager, CA statewide Medi-Cal health care IT support operations, last 10 years; commissioner, Folsom Parks and Recreation Commission; board member, American River Parkway Advisory Committee, Sacramento County.
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It gives me immense satisfaction when I help others. I have extensive experience in government operations and a determined community service mindset. Which is why I have chosen to run for Folsom City Council to further improve Folsom.
Age 60
Birthplace (city) Revere, MA
Residence (city) Folsom
Campaign telephone (916) 849-6420
Campaign email corrprincess@ardennet.com
Education Bachelor's degree, civil engineering, University of Massachusetts Lowell, 1980.
Experience Member, Folsom City Council and regional boards and commissions representing the city; engineer and small-business owner.
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I have lived in Folsom for 34 years and spent 20 years representing the residents of Folsom on the City Council. I have the technical background and expertise to find sensible solutions to issues as they arise, and continue to serve Folsom.
Age 50
Birthplace (city) Chicago, Ill.
Residence (city) Folsom
Campaign address 1528 Hammond Ct
Campaign telephone (916) 458-2643
Education Master's of architecture, Lawrence Technological University, Southfield, Mich., 1999; bachelor's degree, architecture, Lawrence Tech, 1997.
Experience Member, Folsom Utility Commission; chairman, 2014 Measure G Campaign for Folsom Schools; head track & field coach, Vista del Lago, 5-time section champions; top California account executive for Johnson Controls Energy Efficiency Services Co.
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To attract and retain the best, most professional police officers and firefighters to live and work in Folsom, to immediately make improvements to six traffic congestion problems and to make a bigger better Dan Russel Arena for a bigger better rodeo.
Age 67
Birthplace (city) Oakland
Residence (city) Folsom
Campaign address 604 Sibley St. Folsom, CA
Campaign telephone (916) 365-1691
Education Bachelor's degree and teaching credential, CSU Sacramento.
Experience Elementary school teacher, Folsom, 27 years; member, Planning Commission, 7 years; Historic District Commission, 2 years.
I am running for Folsom City Council to give back to my community that has given so much to me. I want to be the voice of the people, That's why my slogan is People Before Politics. I would love to secure the 16.4 acres of land on Lake Natoma for us!
Age 70
Birthplace (city) Patuxent River, Maryland
Residence (city) Folsom
Campaign address 128 Yankton Street
Campaign telephone (916) 985-7948
Campaign email barbaralearyca@gmail.com
Education Master's in health services, UC Davis, 1984; Nurse Practitioner, UC Davis, 1978; bachelor's degree, health education, University of Hawaii, 1979; associate's degree, nursing, 1972.
Experience Folsom Arts & Cultural Commission, 2012-present; nurse practitioner, UC Davis Medical Center emergency, surgical and trauma Services 1978-2009; Folsom Parks Commissioner, 1994-98, registered surse, Stanford Medical Center Surgical ICU, 1973-1975.
Folsom faces many challenges as it expands. These challenges must be met by an experienced community leader; I'm committed to ensuring that Folsom residents continue to experience a high quality of life, a robust economy and a healthy environment.
Birthplace (city) San Francisco
Residence (city) Folsom
Experience 30 years in the fire service; retired with the rank of Captain in 2010.
A public servant most of my adult life, I wish to continue to serve my community in the most impactful way possible. Folsom's future is bright, but we face enormous challenges ahead and must have exceptional leadership to guide us in the right path.
Age 44
Birthplace (city) Sacramento
Residence (city) Folsom
Campaign telephone (916) 285-5733
Campaign email aralls@sbcglobal.net
Education High school and self-education.
Experience Planning commissioner, City of Folsom, 1.5 years; owner, multiple businesses, 8 years.
I truly have a deep love for the city and want to continue to keep Folsom safe and one of the region's most desirable areas in which to live and raise a family. I cannot be influenced by outside interests and will put residents first at all times.
Age 49
Birthplace (city) San Mateo, CA
Residence (city) Folsom
Campaign telephone (916) 990-4395
Campaign email Rob@Robforfolsom.com
Experience Small-business owner, 30+ years; resident, 17 years; former chair, Folsom Parks & Rec. Commission; board member, Folsom Economic Devel. Council; 2018 Rotarian of the Year; steering member, Community Service Day; graduate, Folsom Leadership Academy.
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I am running for City Council to ensure Folsom continues to be viewed as THE model for city innovation, economic strategies and plentiful well-paying job opportunities. Most importantly, we need to preserve the small-town feel that we all love.
Age 39
Birthplace (city) Yucaipa
Residence (city) Folsom
Education Bachelor's degree, government, University of Redlands, 2001.
Experience Member, Folsom National Little League Board of Directors, 2016-present; Folsom Architectural Review Commission, 2006-08; youth sports coach, 2012-present.
I am running because I believe I have a duty to leave our city to our children in better condition than we found it. I’ll do that through my SKI Folsom plan. SKI Folsom stands for Safety, Kids and Infrastructure and it is the heart of my campaign.