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Tuesday November 3, 2020 — California General Election
Special District

Santa Barbara County Board of EducationCandidate for Member, Trustee Area 4

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Jim Richardson

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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Bring a fresh unbiased viewpoint to the Board
  • Budgets, budgets, budgets
  • Improve test scores of students under direct control of the board



Profession:Former Mayor/Councilman
Mayor, City of Solvang, CA — Elected position (2008–2018)
Client Services Account Representative, Unisys Corporation (1994–2000)


Weber State University None, is it assumed one must have a degree to serve on this board? I don't agree., Electronics, many hours of technical training, management and administrative skills, elective office (1983)

Community Activities

Vice President Board of Directors, Solvang Senior Center (2020–current)

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  • Impact Education Santa Barbara

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