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San Mateo County Democratic Party — Democratic PartyCandidate for County Central Committee, Supervisorial District 2

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April Northrup

Education Advocate / Parent
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Help Democrats get elected.
  • Encourage young people to vote.
  • Advocate for public education.



Profession:Education advocate, former teacher, and parent
Chair, Belmont-Redwood Shores School District Parcel Tax Oversight Committee — Appointed position (2019–current)
History Teacher, Los Angeles Unified School District (2002–2004)


Harvard University B.A., History (2002)

Community Activities

PTA President, Cipriani Elementary PTA (2019–current)
Program Participant Class of 2020, Emerge California (2019–current)
Grants and Partnerships Chair, Belmont Water Dog Run (2019–2020)
Cipriani School Chair, SchoolForce, the education foundation for Belmont-Redwood Shores (2018–2019)
Co-Chair, Yes on Measure K for Belmont-Redwood Shores Kids (2017–2018)

Who supports this candidate?

Featured Endorsements

  • Diane Papan, Mayor, San Mateo City Council
  • Charles Stone, Vice Mayor, Belmont City Council
  • Kevin Mullin, Assemblymember and Speaker Pro Tem

Elected Officials (9)

  • Rod Hsiao, Member, San Mateo County Board of Education
  • Davina Hurt, Member, Belmont City Council
  • Warren Lieberman, Mayor, Belmont City Council
  • Julia Mates, Member, Belmont City Council
  • Alison Proctor, Member, San Mateo-Foster City School District Board of Trustees
  • Tom McCune, Appointed Member, Belmont City Council
  • Sam Leinbach, Appointed Member, Belmont-Redwood Shores School District Board of Trustees
  • Dr. James Howard, Appointed Member, Belmont-Redwood Shores School District Board of Trustees
  • Rahila Passi, Member, Belmont-Redwood Shores School District Board of Trustees

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