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Sandré Swanson's Biography
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Sandré R. Swanson
Married; 4 Children
Attended, Laney College
BS, Psychology, California State University at San Francisco
Vice-Chairman, Oakland Anti-Poverty Board, 1971-present
Assemblymember, California State Assembly, 2006-2012.
Chairman and Trustee, Alameda County Retirement Board, 1992-2006
Vice-Chairman, Alameda Reuse and Redevelopment Authority, 1993-1998
District Director/Senior Policy Advisor, Congressman Ron Dellums, 1973-1998
Commissioner, Oakland Base Authority, 1993-1998
Campaign Manager, Judge Lionel Wilson for Mayor, 1976-1977
Manager, Advance Team, Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm, 1972
Member, Assembly Committee on Budget, 2009-present
Member, Assembly Committee on Elections and Redistricting, 2009-present
Member, Assembly Committee on Utilities and Commerce, 2009-present
Member of the Board of Trustees/Former Chairman, Alameda County Retirement Board
Member, Alameda Reuse Authority
Chair, Assembly Committee on Labor and Employment, present
Member, Oakland Base Reuse Authority
Former Chair/Commissioner, Oakland Civil Service Commission
Member, Assembly Committee on Banking and Finance, 2009-2010
Member, Assembly Committee on Labor and Employment, 2009-2010
Chief of Staff, Congresswoman Barbara Lee, 1998-2004
Religious, Civic, and other Memberships
Chair, City of Alameda Golf Commission
Northern California Coordinator, Nelson Mandela Freedom Tour, 1990
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