Endorsements

Councilmember Cheryl Davila’s leadership hasn’t gone unnoticed by her constituents and peers. She is proud to have so many wonderful endorsements. Join us in this movement to make Berkeley a leading voice on some of the Bay Area’s most difficult and important issues.

Cheryl is happy to meet with you to discuss any questions or concerns you may have. Her door is open, virtually, of course. Please contact her at cheryl@cheryldavila.vote to schedule an appointment.

A Message from Cheryl:

“Thank you to all who have shown their confidence in my leadership by endorsing me. I feel it is so important in these tumultuous times to continue my leadership for District 2. As I walk through the district and run into constituents, they often thank me, enthusiastically and with gratitude.  They say they admire and appreciate me for my influential, authentic, principled, and unwavering leadership. I am so blessed, honored, and humbled to be the Councilmember for District 2. THANK YOU for your support!

Endorsements in Alphabetical Order by First Name

* Indicates name of organization only for identification purposes only       + Indicates an Elected Official

Alexandra Yurkovsky
Berkeley Resident

Amber Childress
Alameda County Board of Education Trustee

Amos White
Vice-Chair, Climate Emergency Mobilization Task Force (CEMTF)

Andrea Henson
Where do we go?*

Andrea Prichett 
District 2 Resident, Copwatch*, Former Police Review Commissioner

Andy Shrader
Director of Environmental Affairs, Water Policy & Sustainability, Councilmember Paul Koretz’s Office, City of Los Angeles

Antionette “Toni” Stein
Berkeley Resident

Bobbi Lopez
Founding member of the Latino Democratic Club (SF); Local 21 PAC member: Former SEIU 1021 PAC co-chair; Former Vice-President Harvey Milk Club; OUSD parent

Barbara Brust
Consider the Homeless*

Ben Bartlett +
Berkeley City Councilmember District 3, City of Berkeley

Brian Hofer
Attorney

Carl Anthony
Architect, Urban & Climate Strategist

Carol Denny
Musician, Cartoonist, Writer

Carol Kennerly +
Former Vice Mayor, City of Berkeley

Cat Brooks
Executive Director, Justice Teams Network*

Ms. Chadidja McFall
District 2 Resident

Cindy Shamban
Berkeley Resident

Corrina Gould
Spokesperson for Confederated Villages of Lisjan/Ohlone

Danny Glover
Actor, Film Director & Political Activist 

Donald Lacy
Prominent actor, broadcaster, activist, stand up comic, play writer and Founder of Love Life Foundation*

Eduardo Martinez +
Councilmember, City of Richmond

Miss Elizabeth Lockwood
Berkeley Resident

Elliott & Linda Harper
Berkeley Residents

Fania Davis
JD, PhD, Former Founding Director, Restorative Justice for Oakland Youth (RJOY)*

Geoff Ellsworth +
Mayor, City of St. Helena

George Lippman
Vice Chair, City of Berkeley Police Review Commisson*

Gus Newport +
Former Mayor, City of Berkeley

Hassan Fouda
Berkeley Resident

Hatem Bazian
Co-Founder and Professor of Islamic Law and Theology at Zaytuna College* & Lecturer at the Departments of Near Eastern and Asian American and Asian Diaspora Studies at the University of California at Berkeley

Helen Walsh
Disability Rights Activist

Jacquelyn McCormick
Chief of Staff, Mayor’s Office, City of Berkeley*

Jack Lucero Fleck
350 Bay Area*

James McFadden
Berkeley Resident, Activist

James Reagan 
Consider the Homeless, Board member*

Jane Kim +
Former Supervisor, City of San Francisco City and County

John & Barbara Erickson
Berkeley Residents

Jovanka Beckles +
Former Councilmember, City of Richmond / State Assembly Candidate

Kate Harrison +
Councilmember District 4, City of Berkeley

Katharine Samway
Oakland Neighbor 

Keith Carson +
Alameda County Supervisor

Laura Babbitt
Advocate for Equity in Berkeley Schools-Controller

Linda B. Olivenbaum
Berkeley Resident

Linda Halper
Berkeley Resident

Logan Evasco
San Francisco Neighbor, Founder of Climate Creative, Steering Committee Member Climate Emergency Mobilization Task Force

Mansour Id-Deen
President of Berkeley NAACP*

Mari Medonica
Berkeley Resident

Mariko Yamada +
Former State Assembly

Mario Zelaya
Retired Berkeley Resident

Maxwell G. Anderson Jr. +
Former Berkeley City Councilmember District 3

Melvin Willis +
Councilmember, City of Richmond

Rev. Michael Smith
McGee Avenue Baptist Church*

Noah Sochet
Former Chair Peace and Justice Commission, City of Berkeley

Nilang Gor
Berkeley Resident and Founder of Cultivate Empathy for All

Osha Newman
Attorney

Patricia Reedy
Director, Luna Dance Institute*

Paul Kealoha-Blake
Berkeley Resident, Former Chair, Mental Health Commission

Paul Koretz +
Councilmember, City of Los Angeles

Pennie Opal Plant
Co-Founder Idle No More* & Gathering Tribes*

Phil Allen
Landmark Preservation Commissioner*

Phoebe Sorgen
Co-Chair Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalist Social Justice Committee, Former Berkeley Commissioner (Peace & Justice/ Disaster & Fire Safety

Rachel Katz
Berkeley Resident

Ms. Richie Smith
South Berkeley Activist

Rochelle Pardue Okimoto +
Councilmember, City of El Cerrito

Ruscal Cayangyang +
Former School Board Member, Vallejo Unified School District

Saida Khan
District 2 Resident

SEIU 1021
District 2 Resident

Sharon Duggan

Steve Martinot
Writer/Activist

Tajmal Payne
Berkeley Home Owner

Tarek Fouda
Berkeley Resident

Therese Mughannam-Walrath

Thomas J. Samway
Oakland Neighbor

Thomas Lord
Berkeley Resident

Vivian Zelaya
Berkeley Resident 

Ying Ling +
Former Councilmember, City of Berkeley

Willie Phillips
Former President, West Berkeley Neighborhood Development Corp.

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