2018 Endorsed Candidates

Coming Soon. ​Run Women Run may make endorsements in races affecting San Diego County. We will ​be accepting requests to be considered for endorsements​ in the 2018 cycle in January 2018​. If you are interested in seeking Run Women Run’s endorsement for a future election, please email​ Christina Wu at rwr.pac@gmail.com.

A History of Success:

Endorsed Candidate Election Results & Success Stories

Run Women Run has a long history of endorsing female candidates for all levels of office. The following candidates were endorsed by our members for their respective races. ✔ Some candidates won outright in their primaries; others were elected in the general election.

CYCLE CANDIDATE RACE SUCCESS
ELECTED IN PRIMARY ELECTED IN GENERAL
2016 TONI ATKINS State Senate
39th District
2016 KIMBERLEY BEATTY Poway Unified School Board
2016 TASHA BOERNER HORVATH Encinitas City Council
2016 BARBARA BRY San Diego City Council
District 1
2016 JOSIE CALDERON-SCOTT South Bay Irrigation District
Division 5
2016 MARGGIE CASTELLANO Tri-City Healthcare District Board
2016 HILLARY CLINTON President
2016 LASHAE COLLINS San Diego Unified School Board
2016 SUSAN DAVIS U.S. House of Representatives
CA – 53rd District
2016 NINA DEERFIELD Palomar College Board of Trustees
2016 MARA ELLIOTT City Attorney
City of San Diego
2016 GEORGETTE GOMEZ San Diego City Council
District 9
2016 LORENA GONZALEZ State Assembly
80th District
2016 MARY GRAHAM San Diego Community College
District D
2016 STEPHANIE HARPER El Cajon City Council
2016 KAMALA HARRIS U.S. Senate
2016 DARSHANA PATEL Poway Unified School Board
2016 SARAH SAEZ San Diego City Council
District 9
2016 LORI SALDANA City of San Diego
Mayor
2016 CORI SCHUMACHER Carlsbad City Council
2016 PATRICIA SINAY Encinitas Union School District
2016 ALEJANDRA SOTELO-SOLIS National City Council
2016 GLENDORA TREMPER Chula Vista Elementary School District
2016 MELINDA VASQUEZ State Assembly
77th District
2016 RIMGA VISKANTA Encinitas Union School District
2016 SHIRLEY WEBER State Assembly
79th District
2014 PAT AGUILAR Chula Vista City Council
Seat 2
2014 TONI ATKINS State Assembly
78th District
2014 MARIA BETANCOURT-CASTAÑEDA National School District Board
2014 CATHERINE BLAKESPEAR Encinitas City Council
2014 SARAH BOOT San Diego City Council
District 2
2014 MYRTLE COLE San Diego City Council
District 4
2014 CHRYSTAL COLEMAN Vista City Council
2014 SUSAN DAVIS U.S. House of Representatives
CA – 53rd District
2014 GRISELDA DELGADO Southwestern Community College Board
Seat 1
2014 OLGA DIAZ Mayor
City of Escondido
2014 CARRIE ANNE DOWNEY Coronado City Council
2014 BONNIE DUMANIS District Attorney
County of San Diego
2014 LORENA GONZALEZ State Assembly
80th District
2014 SUSAN GUINN Assessor-Clerk
County of San Diego
2014 NORMA HERNANDEZ Southwestern Community College Board
Seat 4
2014 CAROL KIM San Diego City Council
District 6
2014 CONSUELO MARTINEZ Escondido City Council
2014 JANE MITCHELL Tri-City Healthcare Board of Directors
2014 LAURA MITCHELL Tri-City Healthcare Board of Directors
2014 MARIA NIETO SENOUR San Diego Community College Board
District A
2014 MICHELLE O’CONNOR RATCLIFF Poway Unified School Board
2014 KATHY RALLINGS Carlsbad Unified School Board
2014 MONA RIOS National City City Council
2014 MARTI RITTO Rancho Santa Fe School Board
2014 MARIA ROSINO MIRACCO Carlsbad Unified School Board
2014 MARY SALAS Mayor
City of Chula Vista
2014 BETH SALDAÑA Imperial Beach City Council
2014 MARLA STRICH Encinitas Union School Board
2014 NORA VARGAS Southwestern Community College Board
Seat 2
2014 RIMGA VISKANTA San Dieguito Union High School Board
2014 SHIRLEY WEBER State Assembly
79th District
2014 BETTY YEE Controller
State of California
2012 TONI ATKINS State Assembly
78th District
2012 KIMBERLY BEATTY Poway Unified School Board
2012 PAMELA BENSOUSSAN Chula Vista City Council
District 3
2012 NANCY CHADWICK Palomar Community College Board
2012 SUSAN DAVIS U.S. House of Representatives
CA – 53rd District
2012 OLGA DIAZ Mayor
City of Escondido
2012 BONNIE DUMANIS Mayor
City of San Diego
2012 MARTI EMERALD San Diego City Council
District 9
2012 DIANNE FEINSTEIN U.S. Senate
2012 MARNE FOSTER San Diego Unified School Board
2012 LESA HEEBNER Solana Beach City Council
2012 LORI KERN GREENBERG Helix Water District
Seat 3
2012 SHERRI LIGHTNER San Diego City Council
District 1
2012 BERTHA LOPEZ Sweetwater Union High School District
2012 KELLI MOORS Carlsbad Unified School Board
2012 DENISE MORENO DUCHENY U.S. House of Representatives
CA – 51st District
2012 SUZANNE MULLINS Cajon Valley School District
2012 MARY SALAS Chula Vista City Council
District 4
2012 LORI SALDAÑA U.S. House of Representatives
CA – 52nd District
2012 LISA SHAFFER Encinitas City Council
2012 JACKIE SIMON Mira Costa Community College Board
2012 ALEJANDRA SOTELO SOLIS National City City Council
2012 RACQUEL VASQUEZ Lemon Grove City Council
2012 SHIRLEY WEBER State Assembly
79th District
2010 FRANCINE BUSBY U.S. House of Representatives
CA – 50th District
2010 CRYSTAL CRAWFORD State Assembly
74th District
2010 MONA RIOS National City City Council