​Former Officials 

Tony Thurmond, State ​Superintendent

Jamela Smith-Folds, WCCUSD Trustee

Demetrio Gonzalez-Hoy, WCCUSD Trustee

Tom Panas, Former WCCUSD Trustee

Stephanie Hernandez-Jarvis,
​Former WCCUSD Trustee

Fatima Alleyne, PhD,
Former CCC Board of Education

Chris Kelley, Hercules City Council Member

Jane Bartke, Former El Cerrito Mayor,
​retired WCCUSD teacher

IFPTE Local 21

Includes WCCUSD professionals and public sector workers serving our communities across the Bay Area.

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Community Leaders & Members ​​

Miriam Wong, Community member

Scottie Smith, Educational Advocate

Linda Ruiz-Lozito, Education Activist


Includes the classified staff including janitors
​and cafeteria workers. 

West Contra Costa School Board, Area 5

Supporting Education by Prioritizing Students & Teachers

Copyright ©2022 Patricio Dujan

​​​​​​​​​Patricio Dujan

November 8, 2022  •  Elect

I am Honored to be Endorsed by:

Tony Thurmond, California
State Superintendent of
​Public Instruction

Building a Movement to Fully Fund California Public Schools

Council of Elders

COE is an organization of Black
professionals with a unique
perspective on matters of education. 
The COE is committed to advocacy in the WCCUSD
on meeting the academic needs of all students,
​and particularly our most neediest students. 

Candidate Statement


Former WCCUSD Trustee

Tom Panas

Former WCCUSD Trustee

Patricio would be a great addition to the school board. He is very focused on better serving all of our kids and on good governance. Patricio taught in urban high-needs schools and is a national education expert. 

James Lutz

Dena Mapez

​Maily Ngo-Simpson

​Ali Niknejad

​Farbod Pirouzmand

Lynn Pitcavage

​Steve Smith

Keely Wachs

​Susan Ward

Aki Zielinski

​Elected Officials &


WCCUSD Trustee

Jamela Smith-Folds, WCCUSD Trustee

I support Patricio for School board trustee because I know that it takes bold leadership to make tangible and sustainable changes in the district. He is a former teacher and a parent. He knows how education works on the ground level and I believe he will stand with the entire school community.

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Community Members  
Jose Alfaro

Melvin Aragon

Ken Baum

Jose Bodipo Memba

​David Gehrke

La'vada Gray

Larry Holland

Dr. Ciaran Jacka

Alexis Kleinhans
Oscar Lazcano
James Lutz