GILROY, CA – 9/9/2016 (PRESS RELEASE JET) — Danielle Davenport officially kicked off her campaign for the Gavilan Joint Community College Board of Trustees seat several weeks ago when she filed candidate papers that would qualify her for the ballot in November.
Davenport currently serves as Commissioner of the Santa Clara County Human Relations Commission and is Chairperson for the Social Equity Committee representing District 1. She was appointed to the position by Mike Wasserman last May. She is also a community leader serving on the Board of Home First and as a Public Advisor for the Santa Clara Valley Habitat Agency.
“It has been an honor and privilege to represent the residents of this District and I look forward to continuing my service as the next Gavilan Board Trustee”, said the former Technology Executive and Community College Instructor. “I know my experience, background and dedication to public service will give me the foundation for winning this campaign in November”.
Trustee Area 6 includes portions of Morgan Hill, San Martin, Gilroy, Hollister and large unincorporated sections of Santa Clara and San Benito counties.
Danielle is off to a fast start in her campaign. She released a comprehensive list of endorsements from Local, District and County officials that can be seen on her website wwwDavenport4Trustee.com. Danielle has also announced that she has raised a significant amount of funds from supporters who have the utmost confidence in her leadership. She has also begun conversations with several high-tech firms to provide certification and on-the-job training in key growth areas such as, additive manufacturing, data science, and networking. “I plan to win and I will focus my efforts on improving graduation and transfer rates while bridging partnerships with Silicon Valley companies for improved career pathways”, said Davenport.
Davenport is a long-time resident of San Martin. She is a Board Member and Advisor for several technology start-ups and dedicates her time to many community and philanthropic organizations.
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