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Sacramento CountyCandidate for Assessor

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Kate Van Buren

Small Businesswoman/Realtor
80,952 votes (32.04%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Restore accountability and public trust in the Assessor's office.
  • Find solutions for sustainable and affordable housing.
  • Support small businesses and encourage entrepreneurship.



Profession:Licensed Real Estate Agent, Public Notary
Realtor/ Consultant, Tower Realty Sacramento (2017–current)
Realtor/ Consultant, Better Homes and Gardens RE (2011–2017)
Appointed Representative, Local Control Accountability Plan for Sacramento City Unified School District — Elected position (2014–2016)
Realtor/ Consultant, Keller Williams Realty, Grass Valley, CA (2007–2009)


Sacramento State University B.A. Candidate, Government major with focus on Strategic Management (2018)
Sierra College A.A., Liberal Studies (2009)
Sierra College Certification, Early Childhood Education (2009)

Community Activities

Member, Secretary, Sierra Curtis Neighborhood Association (2014–current)
Member, President, United Nations Association Sacramento Chapter (2012–current)
Member, President, Women Democrats of Sacramento County (2014–current)
Planner, Local Control Accountability Plan Sacramento Unified School District (2014–2016)
Parent Volunteer, Parent Teacher Student Association (PTSA) (2010–2014)

Who supports this candidate?

Featured Endorsements

  • Bina Lefkivitz, Sacramento County Office of Education Area 1
  • Angelique Ashby, Sacramento City Council District 1
  • Phil Serna, Sacramento County Supervisor

Organizations (1)

  • United Public Employees

Elected Officials (2)

  • Sacramento City Council Member Eric Guerra
  • Sacramento City Council Member Jay Schenirer

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