Paid for by Bob Branstrom for Grass Valley City Council 2018

FPPC #: 1407910

Endorsements

I am pleased to have the endorsement of members of our community, as well as long-time friends. These are people who know me best, so their endorsements and words of support mean a lot to me. 

In addition to the following endorsements, I am pleased that the Indivisible Women of Nevada County have recommended me for Grass Valley City Council.

For a complete list of endorsers, please scroll down this page. 

 

If you would like to endorse me for Grass Valley City Council,

please do so here.

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It is a pleasure to work with Bob.  He is smart, hard working and ethical.  He would be an effective Grass Valley City Council member.  

     Nancy Weber

     Director, NID Division 1

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I hear repeatedly: "He is really smart, just very intelligent and accountable." I agree and would add wisdom. A powerful combination... smart and wise.

     Marilyn Nyborg

     Co-founder Gather the Women Global Matrix

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Bob has been a wonderful advocate for the many needs of our town which have included hearing impairment assistance initiatives, better and improved walking trail systems, and a host of others. 

     Jeffery Klus

     Owner, Copper Loop Assistive Listening Devices

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I have known Bob for 45 years and can't imagine a better person for the GV City Council.

     Kitty Williamson

     Retired State of California executive

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Well informed, honest, active, compassionate, reasonable.

      Shanti Emerson

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Bob volunteers all over Nevada County and understands the needed collaboration between citizens, county, cities, and services.

      Sushila Mertens

      Retired librarian

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I had the pleasure of serving on a committee recently with Bob. I was struck by how humble, insightful and brilliant he is. Bob is very active in the Grass Valley community, serving on many relevant boards and was even honored as Volunteer of the Year for 2017 by the South Yuba River Citizens League. 

     Michele Spencer

     Retired attorney

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  * Gets along well with all kinds of people.

  * He understands complex problems.

  * He seeks out solutions and gets things done.

     Lily Marie-Mora

     Retired social worker

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I've had the pleasure of volunteering alongside Bob, trail building along Wolf Creek. His enthusiasm for trails, walkability, and creeks is sincere and infectious. Bob can be found at almost every City Council meeting. He has an abiding love for Grass Valley, and an inspiring vision for its future. 

     Jonathan Keehn

     Building contractor

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He is quite knowledgeable and truly a caring person. We need his leadership.

     Lin Jovanovic

     University professor

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Bob is in the top 1% of all people, volunteers or fellow workers, with whom I have ever worked. HIs sense of responsibility, teamwork, and ability to analyse and strategize is extraordinary.

     Margaret Joehnck

     Retired teacher

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Bob cares about people. He works to reach workable solutions for all.

     Joyce Rasmussen

     Retired teacher and cohousing neighbor

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Bob is prepared to listen and be a problem solver in our community.

     Joel Houtman

     Retired structural engineer

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Bob has it all--a personal commitment to our community, education and life experience, and a passion for public service that will make a difference4 for all of the citizens of Grass Valley.

    Dick Sciaroni

    Retired attorney

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Bob is knowledgeable, thoughtful, and cares for our community.

    Janis Bumgarner

    Retired attorney

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We were deeply impressed with his answers and presence during the recent League of Women Voters forum. He has a proven track record of volunteerism and community engagement.

    Matt Cotter (Glazier) & Shannon Cotter (Analyst)

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Bob Branstrom is such an asset to our community: kind, reasonable, well informed, and positive-minded. I'm confident he would be a consensus builder who would listen closely to the people of Grass Valley and serve their needs with utmost diligence if elected to city council.

    Rachel Howard

    Writer

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He has only been here for five years, but has immersed himself into community activities. He is a regular attendee at the City Council meetings and is eager to serve our community. Vote for him, he will be a good City Council man.

    Ed Thomas

    Retired accountant

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Complete list of endorsers

Angie Buist

Debra Christensen

Matt Cotter

Shannon Cotter

Deborah Curtis

Dee Anne Dinelli

Shanti Emerson

Leatrice Erickson

Jacqueline Finley

Michael Freedman

Ellen Hanley

Joel Houtman

Theresa Houtman

Lani Howard

Rachel Howard

Margie Joehnck

Lin Jovanovic

Jonathan Keehn

Jeffrey Klus

David Kuczora

Donna Levreault

Lily Marie-Mora

Tana McDonald

Sushila Mertens

Beth Moore

Nora Nussbaum

Marilyn Nyborg

Itara O'Connell

Steve Reynolds

Susan Rogers

Lisa Rowe

Dick Sciaroni

Irene Shin

Michele Spencer

Kevin Tarsa

Ed Thomas

Eliza Tudor

John Vodonick

Nancy Weber

Kitty Williamson

Endorsements from my neighbors at Wolf Creek Lodge.

These are people who see me on a daily basis and know what I do in our cohousing community.

Jacque Bromm
Gayle Carter
Vicki Dotterer
Sue Dunbar
Krista Ericson
Lynda Guthrie
Nancy Hill
Magdalene Jaeckel

Betty Louise
Robert Ludgate
Suzanne Marriott
Nancy Morehouse
Geoff Pollard
Joyce Rasmussen
Judith Van Herik

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