What's On Oakland's Ballot? - November 3, 2020

Check out what local measures are on the ballot as well as who is running for office for the November 3, 2020 General Election. *for information on OUSD Ballot Measures, please contact OUSD directly.

Youth Voting - Measure QQ
Removing Fine Limit - Measure RR
Amending Powers of Police Commission - Measure S1

Posted: December 3rd, 2019 1:15 PM

Last Updated: January 20th, 2021 7:42 PM

City of Oakland | Office of the City Clerk

November 3, 2020 General Municipal Election Information

Candidates for Elective Office (Names and Ballot Designations in Ballot Order)

City Council, At-Large

Derreck B. Johnson

Small Business Owner

Nancy Sidebotham

Tax Preparer

Rebecca Kaplan

Councilmember At-Large

City Council, District 1

Steph Dominguez Walton

Business Woman/Mother

Tri Ngo

Electrical Engineer

Dan Kalb

Oakland City Councilmember

City Council, District 3

Alexus Taylor

Community Volunteer

Meron Semedar


Lynette Gibson McElhaney

Oakland City Councilmember

Carroll Fife

Non-Profit Director

Faye Taylor


Seneca Scott

Small Business Owner

City Council, District 5

Noel Gallo

City Councilmember District 5

Richard Santos Raya

Legal Educator

Zoe Lopez-Meraz

Medical Coordinator

City Council, District 7

Aaron Clay

Small Business Owner

Marchon Tatmon

Government Affairs Manager

Robert (Bob) Jackson


Marcie Hodge

Non-Profit Executive Director

Treva Reid

Community Engagement Strategist

City Attorney

Barbara Parker

Oakland City Attorney

Eli Ferran

Deputy City Attorney

School Board, District 1

Austin Dannhaus

Educator/Business Leader

Benjamin "Sam" Davis

Education Analyst/Parent

Stacy Thomas

Self Employed Bookkeeper

School Board, District 3

Maiya Edgerly

Education Non-Profit Leader

VanCedric Williams


Cherisse Gash


Mark Hurty

Project Manager

Maximo Santana


School Board, District 5

Mike Hutchinson


Leroy Gaines

Non-Profit Director

Sheila Pope Lawerence


Jorge C. Lerma


School Board, District 7

Victor Javier Valerio

Transportation Project Engineer

Bronche’ Taylor


Ben “Coach” Tapscott

Retired Teacher

Clifford Thompson

Fifth Grade Teacher

Kristina Molina

Communications Coordinator