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Candidate Profile: Linda Flores

Linda Flores
Linda Flores

Name: Linda Flores

Name you prefer for publication: Linda Flores

Office sought: YCCD Board of Trustees

Political party: Democratic

Place of employment and job title(If retired, position at retirement): Modesto City Schools, District Bilingual Language Development Specialist

Birth date, place: Nov. 20, 1946, Modesto, Ca

If you have children, please list their names and ages: Roman Perez, Celina Perez and Gisela Flores

Education: Schools attended, degrees attained:

  • MJC, AA
  • CSU Fresno
  • CSU San Francisco, BA
  • CSU Stanislaus, Elementary Teaching Credential
  • CSU Sacramento, MA

Have you served in the military? If so, please list rank and bases where you served: No.

Have you ever been convicted or arrested for a crime other than a minor traffic violation? If so, please explain: No.

Have you ever declared bankruptcy? If so, please include dates: No.

Have you held any past elected public offices? (include dates): Only trusteeship for YCCD.

Have you held any past appointed public offices? (include dates): No.

Please list any professional, social, labor or other groups of which you are a member: MTA, American GI Forum and NAACP

Please list your top three priorities if you are elected to the office you're seeking. You may use up to 50 words per priority. Longer items will be edited to meet the word limit:

  1. Monitor the progress of the General Obligation Bond to ensure that projects are completed in a timely and cost effective fashion.
  2. Consider the educational needs of our community and to promote student success by providing access to educational programs that are responsive to those needs.
  3. To work towards assuring that the MJC accreditation process is in compliance and that it will be completed in a timely manner.