2020 Candidate for

WSCUHSD School Board Trustee

"I am running for the West Sonoma County Union High School District School Board because I am concerned with the cuts being made by the district, the relationship administration and the board has with the teachers and support staff, and how the students will be affected by the decisions of the current school board."


- West Sonoma County Teachers Association

-Sonoma County Democratic Party

- Sebastopol Fire Dept.

- North Bay Labor Council

- Bill Braga

- Chip & Loretta Castleberry

- Lily Smedshammer, Pres. of WSCTA

- William Lyon, Pres. of SRTA

- Jim Corbett AKA Mr. Music

- Sebastopol Elementary Teachers Association

- LauraAnn Freedman: Kindergarten Teacher 

"It is the school board's responsibility to make sure administration is acting in the school community's best interests."

"I am adamant that teachers and support staff are part of the decision making process in a school district." 


  • Sebastopol Rotary Education Foundation's Teacher of the Year, 2019

  • 31 years of experience teaching in Sebastopol Union School District

  • Parent of an Analy High graduate

  • 8 years as President of the Sebastopol Union Teachers Association




Rotary Teacher of the Year

- Sonoma West Times & News

 Implementing Innovative Curriculum 

- Press Democrat



"I would encourage an open door policy and welcome feedback."


Julie Aiello is the teachers' choice for change in West County.