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Marin Community College DistrictCandidate for Board Member

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George Rothbart

36,549 votes (14.94%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Measure B provides 265M$ to the college for a vast array of improvements and programs. Wise and prudent use of this funding to create enduring value for all students, faithful to the expectation of taxpayers is a primary priority.
  • The Bolinas Marine Biology Lab, COM's “3d campus”, has been abandoned and neglected for 13 years. Restoring the lab will require some problem-solving, but is do-able and will result in the only active Marine Lab in the CA Community College System.
  • Student learning modality is evolving with ever-changing technology. Students that will be entering college soon require new and relevant course curricula that address how students learn and what they learn.



Director of Research and Development, Software Science Inc (1986–current)


Harvey Mudd College B.S., Physics (current)
Stanford University Ph.D., High energy experimental physics (current)

Community Activities

Church Host Leader, Rotating Emergency Shelter Team (R.E.S.T.) (2009–2018)

Who supports this candidate?

Organizations (2)

  • United Professors of Marin
  • Coalition of Sensible Taxpayers

Elected Officials (2)

  • Phil Kranenburg, Vice President College of Marin Board of Trustees
  • Dr. Eva Long, Ph.D., President, College of Marin Board of Trustees

Individuals (7)

  • Margaret Deedy, Associate Broker, Coldwell Banker
  • -Dr. Irina Roderick, Professor and Chairperson of the Mathematics Department, College of Marin
  • Dr. Terrence Gosliner, Senior Curator Department of Invertebrate Zoology California Academy of Sciences
  • Dr. Paul G. da Silva, Professor, Department of Life and Earth Sciences, College of Marin
  • Dr. Rebecca Hernandez, Professor, Land, Air and Water Resources Department, UC Davis
  • Dr. Michael F Allen, Distinguished Prof Emeritus, former Chair, Dept of Biology, UC Riverside
  • Joe Mueller, professor of Marine Biology, co-Chair, Life & Earth Sciences Dept., College of Marin

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