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Natomas Unified School DistrictCandidate for Board Member

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Jag Bains

Parks Commissioner/Engineer
7,848 votes (21.46%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Streamline Administrative cost and redirect money back to classrooms
  • Provide educators with more resources to ensure success of different pathways, and support professional devolpment
  • Support all schools and educate parents on all available choices



Profession:City Parks Commissioner, Construction Management,
Commissioner, Parks and Recreation Commission — Appointed position (2016–current)


Jag Bains is a Natomas parent, education activist, engineer and first-generation immigrant. Appointed to the City of Sacramento Parks Commission in 2016 by Councilmember Angelique Ashby, Jag is active in the community and is a strong supporter of Career Technical Education (CTE), youth programs, and multiple instructional pathways that support student success.
Jag supports Measure L and will use his experience in construction management to support Natomas Unified School District as it embarks on the construction of new schools and renovations.

Who supports this candidate?

Featured Endorsements

  • Dr. Ting Sun, Executive Director, Natomas Charter Schools
  • Council member Angelique Ashby
  • Brenda Borge, President, Natomas Teachers Association

Organizations (2)

  • Natomas Teachers Association
  • Classified School Employees Association

Elected Officials (1)

  • Micah Grant, Trustee - Natomas Unified School District

Individuals (10)

  • H.K. Allen, President, Inderkum PTA
  • Romer Cristobal, Board Member, Hamptons Community
  • Molly White Ibietatorremendia - President, Inderkum Booster Club
  • Sonia Mercado - President, Natomas Schools Foundation
  • Ericka Harden, President, Natomas Community Association
  • David Guerrero, Parks Commissioner, South Natomas
  • Elena Quintero, PTA member, H. Allen Hight School
  • Sumiti Mehta, PTA member NP3 school
  • Anna Vue - Founding member IB program
  • Lynn Lenzi, President, Westlake Association

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