The following is a partial list of endorsements received so far by Mike Berger for re-election to the Santa Clarita Community College District board of trustees in the November 2018 election:

 

  • Scott Wilk – State Senator, 21st District
  • Dante Acosta – Assemblyman, 38th District
  • Cameron Smyth – Santa Clarita City Councilman
  • Bill Miranda – Santa Clarita City Councilman
  • Bob Kellar – Santa Clarita City Councilman
  • Steven Zimmer – President, College of the Canyons Board of Trustees
  • Michele Jenkins – Member, College of the Canyons Board of Trustees
  • Tony Tartaglia – Glendale Community College Board of Trustees
  • Kieran Wong – Santa Clarita Parks Commissioner
  • Bill Cooper – President, Santa Clarita Valley Water
  • Tom Cole – Director of Community Development, City of Santa Clarita
  • Jim Schrage – VP of Facilities, College of the Canyons
  • Cindy Biehahn – COC Foundation
  • Carmen Dominguez – Dean at COC
  • Jeff Forrest – VP of Economic Development, College of the Canyons
  • Cathy Ritz – COC Director, University Center/Chief Operating Officer, Foundation
  • Chuck Lyon – Dean, Athletic Director, College of the Canyons
  • Joe Klocko – COC Foundation Board Member and retired aerospace executive
  • Steve Corn – COC Foundation Board Chairman & President/CEO, Newhall Escrow Company
  • Cindy Swanky – COC Department Chair, Culinary Arts & Wine Studies
  • Dr. Claudia Acosta – Professor & Chair, Department of Modern Languages & Cultures
  • Randy Moberg – Immediate Past Chair, COC Foundation
  • Claudia Martinez – Non-Profit Community Leader; COC Employee
  • Shelley Weinstein – Board Member, Sulphur Springs Union School District
  • Roger Van Hook – Retired College Professor
  • Gloria Mercado-Fortine – Former Hard District Board of Trustee
  • Diane Fiero – Former President, Castaic Education Foundation
  • Paul De La Cerda – Saugus Union School District Board of Trustee
  • Joe Messina – Hart School Board Member
  • Steve Sturgeon – Hart School Board Member
  • Rob Hall – Former Hart School Board Trustee
  • Dr. Marc Winger – Former Superintendent of Newhall School District
  • John O’Connell – Past President SCV YMCA
  • Jessica Chambers – Castaic Town Council President
  • Brian Koegle – Attorney
  • Hunt C. Braly – Attorney at Law
  • Julie Sturgeon – CPA
  • Don Fleming – Valencia Acura
  • Cheri Fleming – Valencia Acura
  • Greg Amsler – Owner, Salt Creek Grille
  • Carl Goldman – KHTS Radio
  • Jeri Seratti-Goldman – KHTS Radio
  • Chris Angelo – CEO, Stay Green Inc.
  • Shawn Fonder – Lundgren Management
  • Wayne Crawford – President, Santa Clarita Concrete
  • Ryan House – Team House Real Estate
  • Mark Jenkins – Real Estate Broker
  • Roxie Ramey – Real Estate Broker
  • Tom Lee – CEO, Retired, The Newhall Land and Farming Co.
  • Nick Lentini – President Lentini Financial Advisory
  • RJ Kelley CLWA Water Board
  • BJ Atkins – Castaic Lake Water Agency Board Member
  • Justin Wallace – Director, Educational Partnerships
  • John Musella – Founder and President, The Musella Group
  • Louis J Esbin – Attorney
  • Amber Raskin – SCVI President
  • Stephen Wright – Wealth Management, E*TRADE
  • Keith Raskin – Producer
  • Mike Lebecki – Realtor
  • Tony Newhall 1985 SCV Man of the Year
  • Charlotte Kleeman – 1996 SCV Woman of the Year
  • Joyce Carson – Retired Educator, 2001 SCV Woman of the Year
  • Adele Macpherson – 2002 SCV Woman of the Year
  • Linda Pedersen – Community Volunteer, 2003 SCV Woman of the Year
  • Gary Condie – 2005 SCV Man of the Year
  • Judy Penman – 2008 SCV Woman of the Year
  • Myrna Condie – 2012 SCV Woman of the Year
  • Tom Dierckman – 2012 SCV Man of the Year
  • Elizabeth Hopp – 2013 SCV Woman of the Year
  • Sue Endress – 2015 SCV Woman of the Year
  • Lois Bauccio – 2016 SCV Woman of the Year
  • Jim Lentini – 2016 SCV Man of the Year
  • Laina McFerren – Wolf Creek, 2017 SCV Woman of the Year
  • Rob McFerren – Wolf Creek Restaurant & Brewing Co.
  • Fred Arnold – American Family Funding
  • Jim Backer – JSB Development
  • Martin Ritz – Community Member
  • Victor Gilchrist – Maintenance Worker 3
  • Josh Premako – Content Manager, iLEAD Schools Development
  • Debra Goldberg – Self Employed, Bookkeeper
  • Jill Mellady – President, Mellady Direct Marketing
  • Stephanie Mellady – Director of Business Development, Mellady Direct Marketing
  • Tim Whyte – Journalism Faculty Member, California State University, Northridge
  • John Wissmath – COC Softball Coach
  • Albert Loaiza – COC Student Counselor
  • Diana Cusumano – SCV Resident
  • Tami Edwards – Real Estate Agent
  • Michelle Gribbons
  • Jeff Lyttle
  • Larry Parsons
  • Laura Hall
  • John Dortch
  • Dave Reeves
  • Joyce Shulman
  • Lee Shulman
  • Melina Berger
  • David Goldberg, DDS
  • Gregg Nutter 
  • Ken Petersen
  • Steve Colf
  • Mary Ann Colf
  • Mike Geotis
  • Betty Geotis
  • Lisa Lyttle
  • Elise Lentini
  • Dominic Lentini
  • Marco Lentini

Endorsements

Joe Klocko
COC Foundation Board Member and retired aerospace executive

2018-04-24T10:35:20+00:00

Joe Klocko
COC Foundation Board Member and retired aerospace executive

I have known Mike for nearly 20 years, first in his role as a volunteer member of the COC Foundation Board and then in his role as an elected member of the college’s Board of Trustees. Mike’s integrity and professionalism are of the highest caliber and his dedication to the students of COC, as well as the many businesses served by the college, is exemplary. Based on his unwavering dedication to the college and those it serves, he is a key component of why the college his held in such high regard by so many in the state and the country.

Bob Kellar
Santa Clarita City Councilman

2018-04-25T01:39:57+00:00

Bob Kellar
Santa Clarita City Councilman

Gregg Nutter 

2018-04-25T02:00:19+00:00

Gregg Nutter 

Chuck Lyon

Dean/Athletic Director College of the Canyons

2018-04-26T09:23:02+00:00

Chuck Lyon

Dean/Athletic Director College of the Canyons

I have never felt better about a candidate to endorse than Mike Berger. A true champion for Education and COC!

Paul De La Cerda

Saugus Union School District Board of Trustee

2018-05-15T11:24:16+00:00

Paul De La Cerda

Saugus Union School District Board of Trustee

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