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Candidate questionnaire: Travis Lake

Travis Lake What office do you seek?

Denair Unified School District Board Member What is your political party?

Undeclared. Where do you work and what is your job title? (If retired, list position before retirement) Excell Center. I am an administrator of a boy’s group home for at-risk youth. What date were you born and where?

8-12-76 in Modesto. If you have a spouse, what is his or her name?

Elizabeth Lake

What are the names and ages of your children, if any?

Victoria Rose Lake – one month, 5 days Please list the schools and colleges you attended, the degrees you attained and when.

I graduated from Turlock High in 1994. I graduated from CSUS in 2006 with a B.A. in Sociology with a Human Services interest. Have you served in the military? If so, please list branch and rank attained.

No. Have you ever held an elected or appointed public office? (Include dates and office title)

No. Have you run before for an elected public office? (Include dates and exact office title)No. Please list up to five professional, social, community, labor or fraternal groups to which you belong. N/A

Campaign Web site address:N/A

Please list the campaign contact information you want made available to the general public in print and online, including a phone number, address and e-mail: Approximately how much money do you expect to spend on your campaign?

$500 Have you ever been convicted or charged with a crime other than a minor traffic violation? If so, please explain and include dates and locations.

No. Have you or a business you owned or had principal interest in ever filed bankruptcy? If so, please include dates and the location the bankruptcy was filed.


What is the primary reason you are running for this office?

I really want to be part of an expanding and changing school district that will help guide my daughter’s education.

What will your single most important priority be if you get elected?

To make Denair equal, in every aspect, to all the other school districts in our county. What sets you apart from the other candidates?

I have been working with TUSD for 3 years now, and have an insider’s perspective of what is wrong and what can be better. I have the energy and drive to set goals and follow through with them. I also know that in a few years, my daughter will be attending Denair schools, and I want her to have the best education possible.