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Saugus Union School DistrictCandidate for Governing Board Member, Trustee Area 5

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Chris Trunkey

Governing Board Member, Saugus Union School District
3,561 votes (51.39%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Student Achievement
  • Safety and Security
  • Responsible Fiscal Governance

Experience

Experience

Profession:Chief Financial Officer
Chief Financial Officer, Phoenix Pictures (2001–current)
Governing Board Member, Saugus Union School District — Elected position (2016–current)
Governing Board Member, Saugus Union School District — Appointed position (2014–2016)

Education

Drake University BSBA, Finance (1988)

Biography

Chris, a 20+ year Saugus resident, has served on the Saugus School Board since 2014 and is currently Board President.

With an extensive track record as an education volunteer on school site councils and in PTA leadership positions, Chris received the CA State PTA Honorary Service Award in 2013.

 

​Active in the Santa Clarita community, Chris has served as a director of Hart Baseball and on the Hart School District’s Citizens Oversight Committee.

 

Chris has been a finance professional in the entertainment industry for over 25 years and is currently the Chief Financial Officer for Phoenix Pictures, a film production company.

Who supports this candidate?

Organizations (1)

  • International Union of Operating Engineers Local 12

Elected Officials (11)

  • Judy Egan Umeck, Governing Board Member, Saugus Union School District
  • Dr. David Powell, Governing Board Member, Saugus Union School District
  • Julie Olsen, Governing Board Member, Saugus Union School District
  • Ken Chase, Governing Board President, Sulphur Springs Union School District
  • Jeffrey Prang, Los Angeles County Tax Assessor
  • Maria Gutzeit, SCV Water Agency
  • Bonnie Nikolai, Castaic Town Councilmember
  • Christy Smith, Governing Board Member, Newhall School District
  • Susan Christopher, Governing Board Member, Castaic Union School District
  • Stacy Dobbs, Governing Board Member, Castaic Union School District
  • Edel Alonso, Governing Board Member, College of the Canyons

Individuals (2)

  • Gloria Mercado-Fortine, Former Governing Board Member, William S. Hart School District
  • Angela Marler, Former Governing Board Member, Castaic Union School District

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