Endorsements

The Seattle Times
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Outgoing Incumbent for Seattle School Board Pos. 5
Dr. Stephan Blanford  

Seattle School Board Directors (former)
Sherry Carr (former School Board President) (Seattle Times endorsed)
Michael DeBell, Former School Board President (seattle Times endorsed)
Dr. Harium Martin-Morris (Seattle Times endorsed)
Peter Maier, J.D. (Seattle Times endorsed)
Steve Sundquist (Seattle Times endorsed)
Marty McLaren
  
Community Leaders / Elected Officials / Former Elected Officials
Ron Sims, former King County Executive, former Deputy Secretary of US Dept. of Housing and Urban Development
Brad Tilden, CEO of Alaska Airlines*
Shari Winstead, Deputy Mayor, City of Shoreline (former Mayor and City Council Member)
Denise Perez Lally, El Centro de la Raza*
Juan Cotto, Board President, El Centro de la Raza*
James Hong, community leader, activist, and writer
 
Education Leaders
Dr. Jim Smith; Equity in Education Coalition*, Black Education Strategy Roundtable*; Seattle Breakfast Group*
Pamela Banks (Community Activist; Garfield High PTSA*, Past President)
Greg Wong (Schools First*, Immediate Past President)
Lisa McFarlane (Schools First*, Past President)
Amy Liu (League of Education Voters*, formerly with)
Lindsay Hill (Teach for America -- Washington, Immediate Past Executive Director)
 
Media
Matt Halvorson, Rise Up for Students blog
Northwest Asian Weekly
 
Prominent Seattle Attorneys
Joe Wallin, Startup Lawyer, Carney Badley Spellman*
Joe Weinstein, General Counsel, Davis Wright Tremaine*
 
Democratic Party Organizations
King County Young Democrats 
 
 
* Organizations listed for identification purposes only