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Monterey CountyCandidate for Supervisor, Supervisorial District 3

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Chris Lopez

Chief of Staff
4,273 votes (58.83%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Maintaining and fighting for great paying jobs in the Third District.
  • Improving infrastructure in the Third District to allow residents and commerce to travel safely, efficiently and effectively.
  • Growing the housing stock in Southern Monterey County to provide for our communities, while bringing in the resources needed for our families.



Profession:Chief of Staff to current Supervisor Simon Salinas
Chairman, Gonzales Redevelopment Oversight Committee — Appointed position (2016–current)
Chairman, King City Redevelopment Oversight Committee — Appointed position (2014–current)
Secretary, Greenfield Redevelopment Oversight Committee — Elected position (2014–current)
Vice Chair, Soledad Redevelopment Oversight Board — Appointed position (2014–current)
Representative for Rural Residential Well Owners, Salinas Valley Groundwater Sustainability Agency — Appointed position (2016–2017)


Claremont McKenna College Bachelor of Arts, International Relations (2008)

Community Activities

King City Fundraising Committee, Girls Inc. (2013–current)
Board Member, Youth Orchestra Salinas (2017–current)
Board Member, Hartnell College Foundation (2017–current)
Vice President, Arts Council for Monterey County (2008–2017)

Who supports this candidate?

Featured Endorsements

  • Salinas Valley Chamber of Commerce
  • Monterey County Supervisor Simon Salinas
  • Monterey County Farm Bureau

Organizations (5)

  • Monterey County Deputy Sheriff's Association
  • Monterey Peninsula Chamber of Commerce
  • UFCW5
  • Monterey Bay Central Labor Council
  • Teamsters 890

Elected Officials (19)

  • King City Councilmember Darlene Acosta
  • King City Councilmember Carlos Victoria
  • Former King City Mayor, Current Councilmember Robert Cullen
  • Former Gonzales Mayor Matt Gourley
  • Former Soledad Councilman Richard Perez
  • Former Soledad Mayor Richard Ortiz
  • Monterey County Supervisor Luis Alejo
  • Monterey County Sheriff Steve Bernal
  • King City Mayor Mike Lebarre
  • Greenfield Mayor Pro Tem Avelina Torres
  • Greenfield Councilmember Yanely Martinez
  • Greenfield Councilman Lance Walker
  • Greenfield Councilmember Leah Santibanez
  • Soledad Councilmember Carla Stewart
  • Gonzales Councilman Scott Funk
  • Gonzales Councilman Robert Bonincontri
  • Gonzales Mayor Pro Tem Liz Silva
  • Former Soledad Mayor John Saavedra
  • Monterey County Supervisor John Phillips

Individuals (6)

  • David and Susan Gill
  • Jesse and Marlene Alderete
  • John Romans
  • Alex Romans
  • Jerry and Natalie Rava
  • Dennis and Janice Caprara

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