Contact

Contact

League of Women Voters of Oakland
436 14th Street, Suite 1213
Oakland, CA 94612-2723

Email: info@lwvoakland.org
Telephone: 510-834-7640

Board:

Title Name Email Term
President * Deborah Shefler president@lwvoakland.org '21
Voter Service, VP * Peggy Graybill voterservice@lwvoakland.org '21
Speaker Series, VP * Ernestine Nettles speakerseries@lwvoakland.org '20
Administration, VP * Bonnie Hamlin admin@lwvoakland.org '20
Action, VP * Gail Wallace action@lwvoakland.org '21
Secretary Helen Sundergill secretary@lwvoakland.org '20
Treasurer * Amy Lyons treasurer@lwvoakland.org '20
Communications Kathleen Cha communications@lwvoakland.org '20
LWV Bay Area Inter League Rep Louise Anderson interleague@lwvoakland.org '20
Webmaster Eleni Hub wmaster@lwvoakland.org '21
Legislative Policy Analyst * Mary Bergan legpolicy@lwvoakland.org '21
LWV Centennial, Coordinator Louise Rothman-Riemer   '21
Development, Co-Chair Lori Lieneke development@lwvoakland.org '20
Re-Entry Task Force Deleign Thompson   '20
At Large 1 Amy Baker atlarge1@lwvoakland.org '20
At Large 2 * Viola Gonzales atlarge2@lwvoakland.org '21
At Large 3 Nina Senn atlarge3@lwvoakland.org '21
       
* Executive Committee      

 

Off-Board Leaders:

     
General Information   info@lwvoakland.org  
Development Co-Chair Kathryn Moir  
Education, Chair Rebecca Haskell  
Membership, Co-Chairs Meg Bowerman  
  Cynthia O'Malley    
Nominating Committee, Chair Theresa Nelson  
Observer Corps, Coordinator Gen Katz, Trisha Gorman  
Office Coordinator Bonnie Hamlin  
Social Media, Coordinator Rachel Davis-Leathers  
VOTER Editor, Tech Lead Renea Davis-Leathers  
Voter Services      
Candidate Forums Coordinator Pat Raburn  
Oakland Easy Voter Guide Coordinator Lori Lieneke  
Pros and Cons Speaker Training Helen Neville  
Pros and Cons Speakers Venue Coordinator Allene Warren  
Registration Affadavits Distribution Pete Bank boxes@lwvoakland.org  
Voter Guides Distribution      
Voter Registration, Co-Chairs Carmen Murray registration@lwvoakland.org  
  Breeanna Decker    
 Who Represents Oakland, Editor Mary Weinstein    
 Neighbor to Neighbor Program Elaine Ginnold  neighbor2neighbor@lwvoakland.org  
       

Other League Organizations

Our Oakland League is one of six local Leagues in Alameda County. The others are: 

Each League designates a rep and an alternate to attend meetings of the Alameda County Council of Leagues of Women Voters every other month.  A county Council chairperson is chosen from one of the Leagues and serves a two-year term.  The job rotates thru the 6 Leagues in an alphabetic order.  In 2019 - 2020 the chair is from LWV Eden Area.

Our members are also members of:

See other Leagues in California and other state leagues and a directory of Leagues within the United States.

Resources

Resource Web Site Address Notable Contents
LWV Bay Area http://www.lwvbayarea.org VOTER, Monitor (bimonthly review of regional issues), Decision Makers (directory of regional agencies), positions, action, a document library.
Bay Area Monitor http://www.bayareamonitor.org/ Published for over 30 years as a project of the League of Women Voters of the Bay Area Education Fund, the Bay Area Monitor provides coverage of transportation, air quality, water quality, open space, and land use issues in the nine-county San Francisco Bay Area.
LWV California http://www.lwvc.org Issues (including Positions), State issues for emphasis, League stands on propositions. Contact info for other Leagues in the state, info about conventions, councils, and workshops. Sign up for newsletters.
LWV California Ed Fund http://www.cavotes.org Pros & Cons, info about state ballot measures, Register to Vote Info, links to Easy Voter Guides
Voter's Edge https://votersedge.org/en/ca All about every election: candidates, ballot measures, polling places.
Easy Voter http://www.Easyvoter.org The Easy Voter Guide: order or print PDF, Fast Facts, handouts, and more about registering and voting
Alameda County Registrar of Voters https://www.acvote.org/index Official Election Site of Alameda County
CA Sec'y of State - Elections http://www.sos.ca.gov/elections/ Official Election Site of California
City of Oakland http://www.oaklandca.gov/ Official Site of Oakland