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Democratic Party County Central Committee — Democratic PartyCandidate for Member, Assembly District 15 Alameda Portion

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Nick Pilch

City Council Member
9,811 votes (2.88%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Supporting candidate and resolutions that foster the creation of affordable and market-rate housing
  • Supporting candidate and resolutions that tackle climate change
  • Supporting candidate and resolutions that foster equitable transportation choices

Experience

Experience

Profession:Manager, Software Engineering
Director, Cloud Operations, Bluescape (2013–current)
Mayor, City of Albany — Elected position (2019–current)
City Council Member, City of Albany — Elected position (2013–current)
Vice-Mayor, City of Albany — Elected position (2017–2018)
Planning and Zoning Commissioner, City of Albany — Appointed position (2011–2013)

Education

Bowdoin College BA, plus post-graduate studies in Architecture and Computer Science, chemistry (1983)

Community Activities

Co-founder, Albany Strollers & Rollers (2004–current)
Founding member and officer, Albany Democratic Club (2017–current)
Committee Member, League of California Cities, Environmental Quality Policy Committee (2015–current)
Executive Committee Member, Bay Chapter, Sierra Club (2010–2016)

Biography

 

Life-long environmentalist and outdoor enthusiast. Sierra Club member and elected member of Bay Chapter Executive Committe previously for 6 years.

 

3 years government service in the Peace Corps in Togo, West Africa, immediately after college.

 

Resident of the Bay Area most of my adult life.

 

19-year resident of District 5, I have a son who attended Albany public schools, and my wife has long been a public employee in special education.

 

 

 

Who supports this candidate?

Featured Endorsements

  • Pete Maass, Albany City Council Member
  • Kate Harrisson, Berkeley City Council Member
  • Dianne Martinez, Emeryville City Council Member

Political Beliefs

Political Philosophy

I am a progressive politician. I believe an elected official should be visible and active in making change happen.

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