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City of San LeandroCandidate for Mayor

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Dan Dillman

Arts Culture Innovator
1,824 votes (7%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • As Mayor, I Will Provide the Plan To Pay off Existing And Growing Debt Completely. "Unfunded Liabilities". This Solves All Other Problems and Creates Resources to Accomplish Good For All.
  • As Mayor, I will Invest In Private And Public Projects That Create Solutions To Housing, Temporary Displacement and Homelessness, I will Create a Space and Place for those Living Out of Their Cars As Well.
  • As Mayor, I Will Lead An Expansion Of Art Culture Dining And Night Life. We Will Create An Atmosphere Rich With Expression Of Art And Culture For All To Enjoy And Participate



Daniel Dillman is a Balanced Community Leader, Art, Culture and Entertainment Innovator, Educator and Mentor in San Leandro CA. Dan Dillman’s Passion, Energy and Imagination combined with his Life, Business and Civic Experience position him to be a great Leader of good now and for the future of San Leandro. Dan Dillman has extensive knowledge in local government affairs, departments, processes and contract negotiations. Dan Dillman is the current President and Artistic Director of Curtain Call Performing Arts the premiere performing arts agency in San Leandro. Dan Dillman has been the creative energy behind the success of San Leandro’s Historic BAL Theatre and San Leandro’s Cherry Festival Art Culture and Entertainment.



Dan Dillman is 46 years old. Dan is a life long Bay Area resident, who was born in Oakland CA. Dan grew up and was raised in Oakland, Hayward, San Lorenzo, Castro Valley and San Leandro. Dan is married to Gina Dillman, they were high school sweethearts that had married at age 19, Dan and Gina Dillman moved to their first apartment on 150th Ave in San Leandro to start their new family. Dan and Gina Dillman have been together more than 30 years and have raised their (3) children in San Leandro. Dan Dillman has been an entrepreneur and businessman, who’s extensive background includes technology and the arts and the integration of the two. Dan Dillman is an active community leader, that has been the recipient of multiple awards as an independent business man. Daniel Dillman currently serves as a board of Directors for Alameda California’s Historic Spiritual Center, The Home of Truth, which was founded in 1895 by Annie and Harriet Rix.

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JOIN US FOR A JOURNEY TO SOLUTIONS. IAM running for Mayor of San Leandro, because IAM committed to our City, IAM ready to serve as Mayor and I know, that I can bring Balance, Inspiration and Solutions. IAM a Leader with Vision, Imagination and the Capacity to bring all sides together, the community, the council and city staff for the Good of all. I see the infinite potential that our diverse city possesses, I know that we have the ability to succeed within the era of a global economy. We have to dream big and reach for the Stars to provide solutions to the rising mountains of unfunded liabilities, safety, privacy, transparency, housing, health, hunger, and bias. We must tap the unlimited resources that lay waiting within our Imagination, IAM reaching out to the entire community individuals, businesses and families, to share my ideas with you, our imagination will be realized within this city of infinite possibilities. We are the Soul of the Bay Area and IAM a leader who is balanced and centered with passion, experience and energy to move mountains and create new opportunities. Join Me For A Journey To Solutions, Vote Dan Dillman for Mayor.

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