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San Joaquin Delta Community College DistrictCandidate for Governing Board Member, Area 3

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Richard A. Vasquez

35,667 votes (19.2%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Provide students with the ability to take more night classes
  • Create an opportunity for a New Measure Bond for development, employment , students services and a New San Joaquin Delta College Campus in the North Area of the District.
  • Provide a safer campus for students and employees.



Profession:Small Business owner/Full time Student
Vice President Kwanias of Stockton Club, Member — Elected position (2018–current)
Community Action Board, Member — Elected position (2015–current)
Aging Commissioner, San Joaquin County — Elected position (2013–2018)
Lodi Apeal Committee, Member — Elected position (2016–2018)


Humphreys University A.A. Criminal Justice, B.A. in Legal Studies & Masters in Education, Law & Education (current)

Community Activities

Western Farm Workers, Association (2014–current)
Delta College Foundation Committee, San Joaquin Delta College (2015–2017)
Lodi Citizens Police Academy, Member (2015–2016)
Interm for Sherriff Elect Pat Withrow, Elect Pat for San Joaquin County Sheriff (2014–2015)
San Joaquin Delta College Measure L, Member (2013–2014)


Richard Vasquez was born in San Joaquin Valley and has the desire to be supportive in public relations. He is a committed student at Delta College and believes he can change the image of Delta by running for Board of Trustees Area 4. Richard's first internship at Delta College was for Patrick Withrow 4 Sheriff. With his devotion for politics and shared governance he holds a chair for Lodi Art's Commission . Richard 's experience on the Measure L Committee at Delta College has given him the opportunity to provide a voice to the community. Richard will continue to support the community and give his services to local organizations.

Political Beliefs

Political Philosophy

Student success is the key to higher learning. As a Trustee I will provide good services to all that want to make San Joaquin Delta College their home. I will create more opportunities for night classes and better work force development programs. 

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