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Contra Costa County Board of EducationCandidate for Member, Area 2

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Sarah G. Butler

Education Advocate
57,178 votes (68.04%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Ensure that the County Office of Education provides the very best support to local school districts and provides resources to support ALL students for college and career success in safe, supportive schools.
  • Encourage fiscal stability through sound financial planning to ensure maximizing funding for student programs and ensuring transparency in governance
  • Advocacy for Education - continue to push for improved education funding and programs, via legislative visits and w/ CSBA



Profession:Education Advocate
Governing Board Member, Orinda Union School District — Elected position (2012–2016)


CA School Boards Association Masters in Governance, Effective Governance, Policy & Judicial Review, Student Learning & Achievement, School Finance, Human Resources (2015)
University of California, Davis Bachelors of Science (B.S.), Environmental Planning and Management (1978)

Community Activities

Legislative Team Member, Las Trampas Creek Council PTA Legislative Team (2008–2017)
2nd VP of Legislation, Contra Costa County School Boards Association (2015–2016)
OUSD Board Co-Representative, Education Foundation of Orinda (2015–2016)
Chair, Miramonte Site Council (2013–2014)
Member,, Acalanes Union High School District (AUHSD) Parcel Tax Oversight Committee (2008–2013)

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