Contact

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

Email: info [at] lwvoakland.org
Telephone: 510-834-7640
Fax: 510-834-7640

Or contact one of the people below:

Title Name Email
President (Board) Louise Rothman-Riemer president [at] lwvoakland.org
VP Voter Service (Board) Deborah Shefler voterservice [at] lwvoakland.org
Co-VP Speaker Series (Board) Ernestine Nettles speakerseries [at] lwvoakland.org
C0-VP Speaker Series (Board) Deleign Thompson speakerseries [at] lwvoakland.org
VP Administration (Board) Bonnie Hamlin admin [at] lwvoakland.org
Secretary (Board) Helen Sundergill secretary [at] lwvoakland.org
Treasurer (Board) Amy Lyons treasurer [at] lwvoakland.org
Communications (Board) Kathleen Cha communications [at] lwvoakland.org
Info   info [at] lwvoakland.org
Pros and Cons Speakers Allene Warren
prosconsspeakers [at] lwvoakland.org
Pros and Cons Schedule and Training Helen Neville
prosconsschedule [at] lwvoakland.org
Voter Registration Sandy Venning registration [at] lwvoakland.org
Co-Chair Membership (Board) Courtney Welch membership [at] lwvoakland.org
Co-Chair Membership Meg Bowerman membership [at] lwvoakland.org
MDW Award Lori Lieneke award [at] lwvoakland.org
Voter Registration Boxes Pete Bank boxes [at] lwvoakland.org
At Large 1 (Board) Amy Baker atlarge1 [at] lwvoakland.org
At Large 2 (Board) Pam Hall atlarge2 [at] lwvoakland.org
At Large 3 (Board) Elaine Ginnold atlarge3 [at] lwvoakland.org
LWVBA Inter League Rep (Board) Judi Bank interleague [at] lwvoakland.org
Development (Board) Lori Lieneke development [at] lwvoakland.org
Voter Guide   voterguide [at] lwvoakland.org
Voter Mailing Nancy Auker votermail [at] lwvoakland.org
Voter Editor Renea Leathers voter [at] lwvoakland.org
Webmaster (Board) Eleni Hub wmaster [at] lwvoakland.org
MTA Lianne Campodonico mta [at] lwvoakland.org
Office Coordinator Bonnie Hamlin office [at] lwvoakland.org
Nominating Committee Joey Hansell nominating [at] lwvoakland.org
Observer Corps Gen Katz, Trisha Gorman observers [at] lwvoakland.org
Education Yolanda Schonbrun education [at] lwvoakland.org
Juvenile Justice Liaison (Board) Louise Anderson juvjustice [at] lwvoakland.org
Grants Dawna Williams, Chair grants [at] lwvoakland.org
Grant Manager (Board) Dawna Williams grantmgr [at] lwvoakland.org
Legislative Policy Analyst (Board) Mary Bergan legpolicy [at] lwvoakland.org
Neighbor to Neighbor Program Elaine Ginnold neighbor2neighbor [at] 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 2017 - 2019 the chair is from LWVBAE.

Our members are also members of:

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

Online Resources

All League resources are online in these days. Consider bookmarking these for your convenience.

Resource Web Site Address Notable Contents
LWVO http://www.lwvoakland.org Public calendar, positions, VOTER, Who Represents Oakland, Contact Info, links to other League Web sites. For Board records, forms, other, see https://my.lwv.org/california/oakland/members-only-information
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, In Depth info about state ballot measures, Register to Vote Info, About Voting in California, Education Fund projects, links to Smart Voter and Easy Voter Guides
Voter's Edge https://votersedge.org/en/ca All about every election: candidates, ballot measures, polling places. Info you need to decide how to vote.
Easy Voter http://www.Easyvoter.org The Easy Voter Guide: order or print PDF, Fast Factshandouts, 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