Coast Democratic Club
of Mendocino County
Electing Progressive Democrats
Promote citizen participation and public education in support of progressive initiatives. Ex: health care access, living wages, unmet housing needs, and the environment.
Support voter registration and increase turnout
Work to elect progressive candidates at all levels of government (local, state and national)
The Coast Democratic Club membership includes registered Democrats and progressive activists from Westport to Elk and inland to Comptche). Together we share progressive democratic values and a positive proactive vision for the future.
Our Leadership Team (LT) prepares Club programs and agendas.
LT makes recommendations to members re: candidate endorsements, positions on issues, and election activities.
Final decisions on Club actions are made by the Club membership.
2023 Leadership Team
Karen Bowers, Chair
Lee Finney, Vice Chair
Jane Person, Secretary
Jim Havlena, Financial Liaison
Susan Savage, County Democratic Central Committee, Secretary and Elections Chair
2023 Club Member Elected Officials
Nicole Glentzer, County Superintendant of Schools
County Supervisors, Dan Gjerde and Ted Williams
Fort Bragg City Councilmembers:
Jason Godeke, Lindsey Peters, Tess Albin-Smith
Mendocino Coast Healthcare District Board:
Lee Finney, Chair
Jade Tippett, Treasurer
Susan Savage, Secretary