Placerville City Council

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  • Patricia Borelli

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    John L. Clerici

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    Lena Jordan Cull

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    Kara Taylor

  • Dennis Thomas

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Why are you running for this office?

Birthplace (city) San Francisco
Residence (city) Placerville
Campaign telephone (530) 622-5253
Education Associate's degree, business, Sacramento City College, 1957.
Experience Member, Placerville City Council, 2006-present; mayor, 2009; member, El Dorado County Transit & Transportation Commissions; California Commission of Governments representative, 2012-present.
I feel much progress has been made in planning and accomplishing many improvements to my city with my guidance. My background and participation in local government have given me deep practical knowledge to bring about the upgrades for our residents.
Age 59
Birthplace (city) San Pablo
Residence (city) Placerville
Campaign telephone (530) 626-8692
Education Bachelor's degree, forestry, UC Berkeley, 1981.
Experience Member, Placerville City Council; served on Placerville Economic Advisory Committee and Park and Rec Commissions; self-employed for the last 15 years; resident of city for 36 years.
I think I’ve done a good job representing the interest of the city. Keeping in mind our rich history, while planning and providing for the growth of a dynamic community. We have challenges remaining. I want to continue working on them.
Age 34
Birthplace (city) San Bernadino
Residence (city) Placerville
Campaign telephone (916) 673-8077
Education Some college.
Experience Board president, 80 Homes in El Dorado County, 2 years; board member, homeowners association, 4 years.
Raised in El Dorado County, I have a passion to protect our cultural and historical resources. Working with the city is a way to do my part for our community. This is an opportunity to preserve and build our community tastefully.
Age 33
Birthplace (city) Salt Lake City, Utah.
Residence (city) Placerville
Campaign telephone (530) 683-5669
Education Bachelor's degree, sociology, University of Montana, 2008.
Experience Executive chef and catering director, The Farm Table, 2016-present; business owner, The Farm Table, 2014-2016; business owner, Smokey Ridge Charcuterie, 2010-14.
I want Placerville to be a great place to work, live, own a business and raise a family not just for the next 5 years but for the next 50 years. If elected, I will work to create long-term solutions and plans for the future.
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Age 39
Birthplace (city) Placerville
Residence (city) Placerville
Campaign telephone (530) 494-9917
Campaign email elm79@att.net
Education Associate's degree, science, FLC; Associate's degree, occupational health in radiography, PIMA Medical Institute.
Experience Chairman, El Dorado County Wompunes Nisenan Miwok Tribe.
To be a representative and implement what matters to my community. Keep money local and help our local businesses grow and prosper. Preserve our environment, and utilize resources meant to help our community.