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Why are you running for this office?

Age 46
Birthplace (city) India
Residence (city) Folsom
Campaign address PO Box 1524, Folsom, CA
Campaign telephone (916) 932-6221
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Education Law degree, Santa Clara University, 2008; joint master’s in international relations & international communications, Boston University, 1998; bachelor’s degree, psychology, Osmania University, Hyderabad, India, 1994.
Experience Anti-bullying parent subcommittee, 2015-16; board member, South Asian Bar Assn., 2017-present; commissioner, City of Folsom Library, 2011-12; advertising/communications, 7 years; legal experience, 9 years; WEAVE, 4-plus years.
There is an enormous need for us to focus on socio-emotional learning. These skills are vital to develop empathy, coping mechanisms and positive behavioral foundations in children. Our policymakers should be representative of the community.
Age 32
Birthplace (city) Fresno
Residence (city) Folsom
Campaign telephone (916) 718-8544
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Education Master's of public administration, USC, 2015; bachelor's degree, political science and public policy, UCLA, 2011.
Experience Education policy adviser, California State Assembly, 2011-present; member, Folsom Cordova Special Education Community Advisory Committee, 2017-present; member, local Parent Teacher Association, 2014-present.
I'm running to be a voice for parents and kids in our community & to ensure every child receives a high-quality education. As the dad of a son on the autism spectrum, I also care deeply about the integration & outcomes of students with special needs.
Residence (city) Folsom
Campaign telephone (916) 903-6031
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Education Law degree, Albany Law School, 1995; bachelor's degree, history & political science, Canisius College, 1992.
Experience Director, Receivables Management Assn., 2011-present; general counsel, EdFund, 2006-10; deputy general counsel, New York State Higher Education Services Corp., 2004-06; Counsel, New York Senate Higher Education Committee, 2001-04.
High-quality and responsive education, and the policies that promote these goals, have always been a passion of mine. I have 23 years in education policy experience. Our children are our future. We can never be satisfied with the status quo.
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