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November 8, 2016 — California General Election
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November 8, 2016 —California General Election

City of Berkeley — ” Ben Gould, Candidate for Mayor

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Ben Gould

Graduate Student
2,295 votes (3.9%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Tackling the housing shortage and affordability crisis
  • Reinvesting in public parks & infrastructure
  • Expanding our leadership in environmental sustainability

Experience

Experience

Profession:Graduate Student
Chair, Community Environmental Advisory Commission — Appointed position (2016–current)
Member, Community Environmental Advisory Commission — Appointed position (2014–current)
Member, Zoning Adjustment Board — Appointed position (2016–2016)
Research Intern, The International Council for Clean Transportation (2015–2015)
Research Associate, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (2013–2014)

Education

UC Berkeley M.S., Environmental Engineering (current)
UC Berkeley Master of Public Policy (current)
UC San Diego B.S., Biology (2013)

Community Activities

Delegate, UC Berkeley Graduate Assembly (2015–2016)
President and Co-Founder, Engineers for a Sustainable World at Berkeley (2014–2016)

Who supports this candidate?

Elected Officials (2)

  • Lori Droste, Berkeley City Councilmember (endorsing for second place)
  • Susan Wengraf, Berkeley City Councilmember (endorsing for second place)

Individuals (8)

  • Alfred Twu, Zero Waste Commission chair
  • Liz Varnhagen, Community Environmental Advisory Commissioner
  • Victoria Q. Legg, Disaster and Fire Safety Commissioner
  • Kelly Jiang, Energy Commissioner
  • Diego Aguilar-Canabal, Housing Advisory Commissioner
  • Sonja Trauss, Founder of the SF Bay Area Renter's Federation
  • Jonathan Morris, External Affairs Vice President, UC Berkeley Graduate Assembly
  • Dax Vivid, Campus Affairs Vice President, UC Berkeley Graduate Assembly

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