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Dublin Unified School DistrictCandidate for Board Member, Area 1Short Term

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Sameer Hakim

Appointed Incumbent
8,035 votes (47.34%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Managed Growth: Build More Schools, Science labs and Fields, Modernize Facilities and Hire/Retail Excellent Teachers to enable Neighborhood Schools for quality education for all kids. Engage & Empower parent community with improved communications.
  • Fiscal Solvency: Ensure Balanced Budget, Align MeasureH funds are spent as per priorities, Ensure Revenue growth with Developers paying their fair share and State funds prioritization for Dublin. Outreach to Corporate Sponsorship for our programs.
  • Quality Education: Enable Equity for ALL students including Special Education needs, Ensure Balanced Education with student wellness as priority, Enable PLC for teachers to deliver the best learn ng, Empower our schools for STEM+ARTS.



Profession:Enterprise Architect
Enterprise Architect, Safeway Inc- Albertsons Companies (2011–current)
TRUSTEE, Governing Board Member, Dublin Unified School Board — Appointed position (2015–current)
Senior Member of Technical Staff, eBay Inc. (2005–2011)


University of Mumbai B.S., Computer Technology (1998)
University of Mumbai B.S., Physics (1995)

Community Activities


Who supports this candidate?

Featured Endorsements

  • Tim Sbranti, Former Dublin Mayor
  • Ron Hubbard, Teacher of the Year (2016)

Organizations (1)

  • Alameda County Democratic Party

Elected Officials (8)

  • Congressman Eric Swalwell, District 15
  • Abe Gupta, Vice-Mayor Dublin City Council
  • Don Biddle, Council Member, Dublin City Council
  • Kevin Hart, Council Member, Dublin City Council
  • Doreen Wehrenberg, Council Member, Dublin City Council
  • David Haubert, Mayor, Dublin City Council
  • Amy Miller, Trustee DUSD School Board
  • Megan Rouse, Vice-President, Dublin Unified School Board

Individuals (11)

  • Denis King, Former Trustee/Governing Board Member, Dublin Unified School District
  • Teri Dyer, President, Athletic Boosters, Citizen of the Year (2015)
  • Jean Josey, Gael Period Tutor
  • Catheryn Grier, President PFSO, DHS
  • Bill Schaub, Former Planning Commissioner, City of Dublin
  • Katherine Utsumi, Parent, Dublin Unified School District
  • Sobia Qureshi, Parent, Dublin Unified School District
  • Priyanka Sharma, Parent, Dublin Unified School District
  • Samriti Singh, Parent, Dublin Unified School District
  • Lynn Medici, Former Principal/Staff, Dublin Unified School District
  • Robbie Kreitz, Teacher, Dublin Unified School District

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