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Special District

Santa Cruz County Port DistrictCandidate for Commissioner

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Darren Gertler

Teacher/Commercial Fisherman
16,678 votes (17.87%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Safety- I want to make the harbor safe in the water and the land surrounding it
  • Accessibility- I want to make the harbor accessible for all visitors and residents
  • Transparency- I want the harbor and its decision making process to be completely transparent



Cal state teach at Monterey Bay Teaching Credential, Multiple Subject and Science (2010)
University of California San Diego BS , Environmental Systems (2005)

Community Activities

member, Santa Cruz Commercial Fishermans Association (2013–current)

Who supports this candidate?

Featured Endorsements

  • Santa Cruz Commercial Fisherman's Association

Organizations (7)

  • Operating Engineers 3
  • Monterey Bay Labor Council
  • Democratic Women's Club
  • Monterey/ Santa Cruz Building & Construction Trades
  • IBEW Local Union 234
  • Santa Cruz Peoples Democratic Club
  • Santa Cruz for Bernie

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