El Dorado County Supervisor District 5

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    Kenny Curtzwiler

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    Susan Novasel

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Why are you running for this office?

Age 62
Birthplace (city) San Francisco
Residence (city) South Lake Tahoe
Campaign telephone (530) 308-5265
Education Two years college; military officer.
Experience Military; business owner.
District V from Pollock Pines to South Lake Tahoe needs someone who is willing to listen and act for the betterment of the community. There is a big difference between doing what is right for the county and what is right for the community.
Age 63
Birthplace (city) Salinas
Residence (city) Meyers/South Lake Tahoe
Campaign telephone (530) 577-4857
Education Bachelor's degree, University of Nevada, Reno, 1997; associate's degree, Lake Tahoe Community College, 1984; diploma, Salinas High School, 1973.
Experience Supervisor, El Dorado County, 2015-present; trustee, Lake Tahoe Unified School District, 2003-15; commissioner, First Five; board member & volunteer, Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care & other public and private boards; small-business owner, 2005-15.
I love El Dorado County and want to continue to protect and improve the quality of life here. As the current county supervisor, I believe my experience, professionalism and integrity will continue to be a great asset as we meet the challenges ahead.