Greens holding elected office, November 5, 2013

At least 146 Greens hold elected office in 20 states across the United States as of November 5, 2013 elections, according to these criteria of who qualifies for inclusion in this list.  Below includes 145 Greens currently serving in elected office, who were elected to those offices. Another was a Green appointed to elected office. 

Alaska (2)

Della Coburn, City Council, City of Kasaan
Della Coburn, Tribal Council, Organized Village of Kasaan

Arkansas (5)

Frederick Smith, State Representative, District 50  11/06/2012 to 2/01/2014 (left Green Party while in office)
Sarah Marsh, Alderman, Ward 1, Position 2, Fayetteville (Washington County) 11/06/2012 to 11/07/2016 
Alvin Clay
Justice of the Peace, Mississippi County, District 6,  11/06/2012 to 11/07/2016 
Kade HollidayCounty Clerk, Craighead County,  11/06/2012 to 11/07/2016 
Roger WatkinsConstable, Craighead County, District 5 11/06/2012 to 11/03/2014

California (59)

Dan Hamburg, Board of Supervisors, District 5 (Mendocino County) 11/02/2010 to 11/03/2014
Gayle McLaughlin, Mayor, Richmond (Contra Costa County) 11/02/2010 to 11/03/2014
Bruce Delgado, Mayor, Marina (Monterey County) 11/06/2012 to 11/03/2014
Larry Bragman, Town Council, Fairfax (Marin County) 11/08/2011 to 11/03/2014 (resigned to take newly elected seat on Water Board)
Renée Goddard, Town Council, Fairfax (Marin County) 11/05/2013 to 11/02/2015 
John Reed, Town Council, Fairfax (Marin County) 11/05/2013 to 11/06/2017
Alex Shantz, Student Trustee, College Board of Trustees, Napa Valley College (Napa County) 12/04/2013 to 5/14/2014
Vahe Peroomian, Board of Trustees, Glendale Community College District, Glendale (Los Angeles County) 4/05/2011 to 4/06/2015
Dave Clark, Board of Directors, Cardiff School District (San Diego County) 11/02/2010 to 11/03/2014
Carolyn Dixon, Governing School Board, Wright Elementary School District, Santa Rosa (Sonoma County) 11/02/2010 to 11/03/2014
Sean Frame, Governing Board Member, Placerville Union School District, Placeville (El Dorado County) 11/08/2011 to 11/02/2015
Phyllis Greenleaf, Board of Trustees, Live Oak Elementary School District (Santa Cruz County) 11/06/2012 to 11/07/2016
Herb Gura, School Board, Konocti Unified School District (Lake County)11/02/2010 to 11/03/2014
Patricia Hiles, School Board, Hope School District (Santa Barbara County) 11/02/2010 to 11/03/2014
Brigitte Kubacki, Governing Boardmember, Green Point School, Blue Lake (Humboldt County) 11/05/2013 to 10/11/2015 (resigned)
Jose Lara, Vice President and Governing Board Member, El Rancho Unified School District, Pico Rivera (Los Angeles) 11/05/2013 to 11/06/2017
Kimberly Ann Peterson, Board of Trustees, Geyserville Unified School District (Sonoma County) 11/06/2012 to 11/07/2016
Karen Pickett, Board Member, Canyon Canyon Elementary School District (Contra Costa County) 11/06/2012 to 11/07/2016
Sean Reagan, Governing Boardmember, Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District, Norwalk (Los Angeles County) 11/05/2013 to 6/01/2016 (left Green Party while in office)
Curtis Robinson, Board of Trustees, Area 6, Marin County Board of Education (Marin County) 11/05/2013 to 11/05/2018
Christopher Sabec, Governing Boardmember, Lagunitas School District (Marin County) 11/05/2013 to 11/05/2018
Katherine Salinas, Governing Boardmember, Arcata School District, Arcata (Humboldt County) 11/05/2013 to 11/06/2017
Jeffrey Dean Schwartz, Governing Boardmember, Arcata School District, Arcata (Humboldt County) 11/05/2013 to 11/06/2017
Dana Silvernale, Governing Boardmember, North Humboldt Union High School (Humboldt County) 11/05/2013 to 11/06/2017
Jim Smith, President, Canyon School Board, Canyon Township (Contra Costa County) 11/04/2014 to 11/05/2018. (PAST TIME ADD)
Rama Zarcufsky, Governing Boardmember, Maple Creek School District (Humboldt County) 11/05/2013 to 11/06/2017
Lisa Stephens, Rent Stabilization Board, Berkeley (Alameda County) 11/02/2010 to 11/03/2014
Jesse Townley, Rent Stabilization Board, Berkeley (Alameda County) 11/02/2010 to 11/03/2014
Pam Webster, Rent Stabilization Board, Berkeley (Alameda County) 11/02/2010 to 11/03/2014
Jeff Davis, Board of Directors, Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District (Alameda and Contra Costa Counties)7/02/2012 (joined Green Party after elected office)to 11/07/2016
Jan Shriner, Board of Directors, Marina Coast Water District (Monterey County) 11/02/2010 to 11/03/2014
Karen Anderson, Board of Directors, Coastside Fire Protection District (San Mateo County) 4/09/2013 to 4/01/2014 (resigned)
William Lemos, Fire Protection District, Mendocino (Mendocino County) 11/05/2013 to 11/06/2017
Russell Pace, Board of Directors, Willow Creek Fire District (Humboldt County) 11/05/2013 to 3/24/2016 (left Green Party while in office)
John Abraham Powell, Board of Directors, Montecito Fire District, Montecito (Santa Barbara County)11/06/2012 to 11/07/2016
James Harvey, Board of Directors, Montara Water and Sanitary District (San Mateo County) 11/05/2013 to 11/06/2017
Randy Marx, Board of Directors, Fair Oaks Water District, Division 4 (Sacramento County) 11/06/2012 to 11/07/2016
Kaitlin Sopoci-Belknap, Humboldt Bay Municipal Water District, Division 1, Humboldt County) 11/06/2012 to 12/01/2015 (resigned, moved out of district)
Mathew Clark, Board of Directors, Granada Sanitary District (San Mateo County) 11/08/2011 to 11/02/2015
Illijana Asara, Board of Directors, Community Service District, Big Lagoon (Humboldt County) 11/05/2013 to 3/07/2016 (resigned)
Roo Cantada, Park and Recreation District, Oak Tree Community (Nevada County) 11/02/2010 to 11/03/2014
Joseph Gauder, Board of Directors, Covelo Community Services District, Covelo (Mendocino County)11/05/2013 to 11/06/2017
John Duffy Griffin, Board of Directors, Community Service District, Briceland (Humboldt County) 11/05/2013 to 6/06/2014 (died in office)
William Hayes, Board of Directors, Mendocino Coast Park and Recreation District (Mendocino County)11/05/2013 to 11/05/2018
Crispin Littlehales, Board Member, Covelo Community Services District, Mendocino County) 11/08/2011 to 11/02/2015
George A. Wheeler, Board of Directors, Community Service District, McKinleyville (Humboldt County) 11/05/2013 to 11/06/2017
Nanette Corley, Director, Resort Improvement District, Whitehorn (Humboldt County)11/08/2011 to 11/02/2015
Robert Deutsch, Healthcare District City of Alameda (Alameda County) 11/02/2010 to 11/03/2014
Sylvia Aroth, Neighborhood Council, Los Angeles At-Large Community Officers, Venice Neighborhood Council (Los Angeles County)10/28/2012 to 5/17/2014
Sylvia Arredondo, Members-At-Large, Wilmington Neighborhood Council, Los Angeles (Los Angeles County)10/20/2012 to 5/02/2014
Wendell Conn, Neighborhood Council, Los Angeles Area 2 Representatives, Empowerment Congress West Neighborhood Council (Los Angeles County) 10/27/2012 to 5/09/2014
Jack Lindblad, Neighborhood Council, At-Large, Panorama City Neighborhood Council (Los Angeles County) 8/04/2012 to 3/07/2014
Jack Lindblad, Neighborhood Council, Los Angeles Arleta At-Large (Los Angeles County) 8/04/2012 to 3/07/2014
Gregory Luke, Neighborhood Council, Los Angeles Business Director, Eagle Rock Neighborhood Council (Los Angeles County) 10/13/2012 to 4/25/2014
Andrew Ptashnik, Neighborhood Council, Los Angeles Mount Washington Representatives, Arroyo Seco Neighborhood Council (Los Angeles County) 10/13/2012 to 4/25/2014
Joanna Sanchez, Director At-Large, Historic Highland Park Neighborhood Council, Los Angeles (Los Angeles County) 4/26/2014 to 5/20/2016
Joanna Sanchez, Secretary, Historic Highland Park Neighborhood Council, Los Angeles (Los Angeles County) 4/26/2014 to 5/20/2016
Marisol Sanchez, Area 1 Seat, Boyle Heights Neighborhood Council, Los Angeles (Los Angeles County) 4/26/2014 to 5/21/2016
Julio Santizo, Neighborhood Council, Residents Tenants Representatives, Rampart Village Neighborhood Council, Los Angeles (Los Angeles County) 10/06/2012 to 4/11/2014
William Bretz, Crest/Dehesa/Harrison Canyon/Granite Hill Planning Group (San Diego County) 11/02/2010 to 11/03/2014
Claudia White, Member, Descanso Community Planning Group, Seat 6 (San Diego County) 11/09/2010 (appointed) to 11/03/2014

Colorado (3)


Mirna Lis Martínez,  New London, Board of Education, 11/05/2013 to 11/02/2015
Daphne DixonZoning Board of Appeals, Fairfield (alternate), 11/05/2013 to 11/06/2017
Leif SmithConstable, Redding, 11/05/2013 to 11/02/2015

Delaware (1)

Adriana Bohm, School Board of Trustees,  Election District A, Red Clay School District, (New Castle County) 5/13/2013 to 5/13/2018

District of Colombia (3)

Renee Bowser, Advisory Neighborhood Commission, SMD 4D02, Washington, DC 11/06/2012 to 11/03/2014
Joyce Robinson-Paul, Advisory Neighborhood Commission, SMD 5E05, Washington, DC 11/06/2012 to 11/03/2014
JB Shoatz, Advisory Neighborhood Commission, SMD 8B04, Washington, DC 11/06/2012 to 11/03/2014

Florida (1)

Illinois (9)

Jon Murray, Village Trustee, Mount Morris, Ogle County

Jessica Bradshaw, City Council, Carbondale 4/09/2013 to 4/03/2017
Peter Schwartzman, City Council, Galesburg, Ward 5  4/05/2011 to 4/06/2015
Toni Williams, School Board, Thornton Township HS District 205, Cook County) 4/05/2011 to 4/06/2015
Steve Alesch, Vice President, Warrenville Park District 4/05/2011 to 4/06/2015
Michael Drennan, President, Ridgeville Park District, Evanston 4/04/2011 to 4/03/2017
Robert Braam, Library Board of Trustees, Manhattan-Elwood Library Board (Will County) 4/04/2013 to 4/03/2017
Don Crawford, Library Board of Trustees, St. Elmo Public Library District (Fayette County) 4/05/2011 to 4/04/2017
Sandy Lezon, Library Board of Trustees, Warrenville Public Library District, Warrenville 4/09/2013 to 4/01/2019
Bruce Samuels, Board of Trustees, Oak Park Public Library Board  4/09/2013 to 4/03/2017

Iowa (1)

Maine (12)

John Anton, City Council, At-Large, Portland (Cumberland County) 11/02/2010 to 11/04/2013
Kevin Donoghue, City Council, Portland District 1, Cumberland County) 11/06/2012 to 11/07/2016
David Marshall, City Council, District 2, Portland (Cumberland County) 11/06/2012 to 11/07/2016
Malorie Pastor, City Council, Old Orchard Beach (York) 6/11/2013 to 11/03/2014
Joshua Plourde, City Council, Bangor (Penobscot County) 11/05/2013 to 11/06/2017
Adam Harkins, School Boardmember, Southport Central School District (Lincoln County) 3/05/2012 to 3/02/2015
Danny Jackson, School Board member, Maine School Administrative District/Regional School Unit #40, Waldoboro (County) 6/11/2013 to 6/13/2016
Jane Meisenbach, School Board, MSAD 75, Cumberland County) 3/12/2011 to 3/07/2014
Holly Seeliger, School Board, District 2, Portland (Cumberland County) 11/06/2012 to 11/02/2015
Anna Trevorrow, Board of Education, At-large, Portland (Cumberland County) 11/05/2013  to 11/07/2016
Deron Whittemore, School Board member, Solon representative, Maine School Administrative District 74 (MSAD) (Somerset County) 3/02/2013 to  3/04/2016
Gil Harris, Budget Committee, Limerick (York County) 3/05/2013 to 3/10/2016

Maryland (1)

James Wilkinson, Town Council, Berwyn Heights (Prince George’s County) 5/01/2012 to 5/04/2014

Massachusetts (4)

Gail Garrett , Select Board, Mt. Washington (Berkshire) 5/08/2012 to 5/11/2015
Joyce Palmer-Fortune, Selectboard, Whately (Franklin County) 6/12/2012 to 6/08/2015

Nat Fortune, School Committee, Whately Elementary (Franklin County) 6/12/2012 to 6/08/2015

Edward Larner, Housing Board, Concord (Middlesex County) 3/24/2014 to 3/25/2019

Frank Gatti, Town Meeting Member, Amherst Precinct 8 (Hampshire County) 4/03/2012 to 3/30/2015
Eleanor Manire-Gatti, Town Meeting Member, Amherst Precinct 8 (Hampshire County) 4/03/2012 to 3/30/2015

MK Merelice, Town Meeting Seat, Precinct 6, Brookline (Norfolk County)  4/30/2013 to 5/02/2016

Vincent O’Connor, Town Meeting Seat, Amherst (Hampshire County) 4/01/2012 to 3/28/2015 

Adam Sacks
Town Meeting Member
Lexington Precinct 2, Middlesex County

Gail Garrett, Town Clerk, , Mt. Washington (Berkshire)  4/30/2013 to 5/12/2014

David Spanagel, Town Moderator, Lancaster (Worcester County) 5/13/2013 to 5/11/2014

Michigan (1)

Korine Bachleda, Township Clerk, Newberg Township (Cass County) 11/06/2012 to 11/07/2016

Minnesota (4)

Cam Gordon, City Council, Ward 2, Minneapolis (Hennepin County) 11/05/2013 to 11/06/2017
Laura Libby, City Council, Section 1, Crystal (Hennepin County) 11/06/2012 to 11/07/2016
John Matheson, City Council, Hilltop (Anoka County) 11/06/2012 to 11/07/2016
Annie Young, Commissioner, Park and Recreation Board, Minneapolis (Hennepin County) 11/05/2013 to 11/06/2017 

Nebraska (1)

New Jersey (1)

New York (3)

Ohio (1)

Brian Cummins, City Council, Ward 14, Cleveland (Cuyahoga County) 11/05/2013 to 3/15/2016 (left Green Party while in office)

Oklahoma (1)


Oregon (8)

Chandler Cruise, Mayor, Antelope  (Wasco County) 11/06/2012 to 11/07/2016
Michael Beilstein, City Council, Ward 5, Corvallis (Benton County) 11/06/2012 to 11/03/2014
Mark Camara, City Council, Toledo At-Large (Lincoln County) 11/02/2010 to 11/03/2014
Kathleen Fitzpatrick, City Council, Mosier (Wasco County) 11/02/2010 to 11/03/2014
Richard Hervey, City Council, Ward 3, Corvallis (Benton County) 11/06/2012 to 11/03/2014
Eric Navickas, City Council, Position 2, Ashland (Jackson County) 11/02/2010 to to 11/01/2014
Alex Polikoff, Corvallis Rural Fire Protection District, 5/21/2013 to 11/06/2017
Matt Donohue, Circuit Court Judge (Benton County) 3/13/2013 to 11/04/2014 (appointed 3/13/2013)



Charles Michael Farley
Minority Inspector of Elections
Hanover Borough Ward 4, York County

Randi Peters
Maidencreek Township, Berks County

Michael Bagdes-Canning, Borough Council, Cherry Valley Borough (Butler County) 11/08/2011 to 11/02/2015
Neil B. Haagen III, Borough Council, Snowshoe (Centre County) 11/05/2013 to 11/06/2017
Kevin Mock, Auditor, Dimock Township (Susquehanna County) 11/05/2013 to 11/06/2017
Jay Sweeney, Auditor, Falls Township (Wyoming County) 11/03/2009 to 11/02/2015
Charles Michael Farley, Minority Inspector of Elections, Hanover Borough Ward 4 (York County) 11/03/2009 to 11/04/2013
Eric Hamell, Inspector of Elections, Ward 59, Division 21 (Philadelphia County) 11/05/2013 to 11/06/2017
Douglas Mason, Inspector of Elections, 29th Precinct, State College (Centre County) 11/05/2013 to 11/06/2017
Stephen Weisser, Inspector of Elections, York City (York County) 11/05/2013 to 11/06/2017
Tausif Khan, Judge of Elections 1-5, Falls Township (Bucks County) 11/03/2013 to 11/06/2017
Bill Smedley, Constable, Nippenose Township (Lycoming County) 11/03/2009 to 11/02/2015

South Carolina (1)

Eugene Platt, James Island Public Service District, James Island (Charleston County) 11/06/2012  to 11/07/2016


Texas (2)


Virginia (3)

Giannina Frantz, Soil & Water Conservation Board, Tri-County/City District, Fredrickburg (Warren County) 11/08/2011 to 11/02/2015
Ira Richards III, Soil & Water Conservation Board, Lord Fairfax District (Warren County) 11/08/2011 to 11/02/2015
Chris Simmons, Soil & Water Conservation District Director, Loudon (Loudon County) 11/08/2011 to 11/02/2015  


Max Mania
City Council
Port Angeles Port Angeles, Clallam County


Wisconsin (9)

Bob Poeschl
Common Council
Oshkosh Oshkosh At-Large, Winnebago County