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June 3, 2014 California Primary Election

County Candidates



Candidate statements will be posted the week of March 17

Office Incumbent Candidate Statement Ballot Designation


Sean Saldavia

X No Assessor-Recorder

Auditor-Controller-Treasurer-Tax Collector*

Mary Jo Walker

  No County Auditor-Controller
* Auditor-Controller - Mary Jo Walker is the incumbent / Treasurer-Tax Collector - Fred Keeley is the incumbent. Treasurer-Tax Collector was combined with Auditor-Controller through Board action effective for June 2014 election.


County Clerk

Gail Pellerin

X No County Clerk

County Superintendent of Schools

Michael Watkins

X No Incumbent

District Attorney-Public Administrator

Bob Lee

X No District Attorney-Public Administrator


Roger Wildey

  Yes Retired Sheriff's Lieutenant

Robert J. Pursley, Jr.

  Yes Retired Sheriff's Lieutenant

Jim Hart

  Yes Chief Deputy Sheriff

Board of Supervisors, District 3

Ryan Coonerty

  Yes Educator/Author/Entrepreneur

Bob Lamonica

  Yes Tech Marketer

Board of Supervisors, District 4

Terry Medina

  Yes Retired Police Chief

Greg Caput

X Yes Santa Cruz County Supervisor

Jimmy Dutra

  Yes Agricultural Business Owner

Dana Sales

  Yes Real Estate Broker

Boardmember, Soquel Union Elementary School District

Amanda Jackson Miller

  Yes Attorney/Parent

Sandra L. "Sandy" Erickson

  Yes Registered Nurse