Daily Post
Catherine Carlton... should be returned to office. She worked with parents and school employees to develop better Safe Routes to School solutions across the city... On the business side, she had a hand in attracting restaurants like Refuge and Mademoiselle Collette to downtown.
Daily Post
October 25, 2016


Rich Cline
Catherine Carlton is a rare and exemplary community service leader for Menlo Park, our schools and children, who has ignited action in local areas of education, city planning and recreational services. We need her leadership for another four years.
Rich Cline
Mayor, Menlo Park


Kirsten Keith
Catherine Carlton's impressive business and financial background have been invaluable as our city council moves forward with many revenue-generating projects, and she always works diligently to maintain a responsible budget.
Kirsten Keith
Vice Mayor, Menlo Park


Peter Ohtaki
Catherine Carlton has been a great colleague to serve with on city council the past four years, she works hard for Menlo Park and is an exceptional leader. Catherine is committed to ensuring fiscal responsibility and the high quality of life that we enjoy.
Peter Ohtaki
Former Mayor, Menlo Park


John Boyle
Catherine's extraordinary community service experience, strong business background and commitment to fiscal responsibility contribute to an open collaboration and balanced discussion that benefits our City Council.
John Boyle
Former Vice Mayor, Menlo Park


Joe Ross
Catherine Carlton is passionate about improving public schools and has been a strong leader for education, working tirelessly to improve all of our neighborhood schools in Menlo Park, from Ravenswood to Las Lomitas.
Joe Ross
Vice President, County Board of Education


Jerry Hill
Catherine will continue to provide the dedication and leadership that makes Menlo Park one of the best places to live and work on the Peninsula. With her effectiveness and excellent track record, I'm excited to support Catherine for re-election.
Jerry Hill
Senator, California State Senate


Joe Simitian
I had a great working relationship with Catherine during my time in the State Legislature, and she does first rate work. I have high regard for her ability to grasp difficult issues and work collaboratively to solve the challenges facing Menlo Park.
Joe Simitian
Former Senator, California State Senate




Menlo Park Elected Officials
  • Rich Cline Mayor, City of Menlo Park
  • Kirsten Keith Vice Mayor, City of Menlo Park
  • Peter Ohtaki Councilmember, City of Menlo Park
  • Ray Mueller Councilmember, City of Menlo Park
  • Gerry Andeen Former Vice Mayor, City of Menlo Park
  • John Boyle Former Vice Mayor, City of Menlo Park
  • Bob Burmeister Former Mayor, City of Menlo Park
  • Lee Duboc Former Mayor, City of Menlo Park
  • Chuck Kinney Former Mayor, City of Menlo Park
  • George Liddle Former Council Member, City of Menlo Park
  • Bob NcNamara  Former Mayor, City of Menlo Park
  • Bob Stephens Former Mayor, City of Menlo Park
  • Dee Tolles Former Mayor, City of Menlo Park
  • Mickie Winkler Former Mayor, City of Menlo Park
Organizations
  • Daily Post
  • California Apartment Association (CAA)
  • Planned Parenthood Advocates Mar Monte (PPAMM)
  • San Mateo County Building Trades
  • San Mateo County Labor Council
  • Silicon Valley Association of Realtors PAC
Menlo Park Commissioners & Committee Members
  • Katherine Strehl Chair, Planning Commission
  • Drew Combs Vice Chair, Planning Commission
  • Andrew Barnes Commissioner, Planning Commission
  • Susan Goodhue Commissioner, Planning Commission
  • Larry Kahle Commissioner, Planning Commission
  • John Onken Commissioner, Planning Commission
  • Henry Riggs Commissioner, Planning Commission
  • Louis Deziel Former Commissioner, Planning Commission
  • Katie Ferrick Former Commissioner, Planning Commission
  • Michael Meyer Vice Chair, Transportation Commission
  • Bianca Walser Commissioner, Transportation Commission
  • Jason Pfannenstiel Commissioner, Transportation Commission
  • Maurice Shiu Commissioner, Transportation Commission
  • Mary Gilles Former Commissioner, Transportation Commission
  • Hank Lawrence Former Commissioner, Transportation Commission
  • Cindy Welton Chair, Bicycle Commission
  • Bill Kirsch Vice Chair, Bicycle Commission
  • Jonathan Weiner Commissioner, Bicycle Commission
  • Lucy Calder Commissioner, Housing Commission
  • Julianna Dodick Commissioner, Housing Commission
  • Carolyn Clarke Former Chair, Housing Commission
  • Deborah Martin Chair, Environmental Quality Commission
  • Janelle London Vice Chair, Environmental Quality Commission
  • Allan Bedwell Commissioner, Environmental Quality Commission
  • Scott Marshall Commissioner, Environmental Quality Commission
  • Christina Smolke Commissioner, Environmental Quality Commission
  • Kristin Duriseti Former Chair, Environmental Quality Commission
  • Mitch Slomiac Former Chair, Environmental Quality Commission
  • Christopher Harris Chair, Parks & Recreation Commission
  • Tucker Stanwood Vice Chair, Parks & Recreation Commission
  • Laura Lane Commissioner, Parks & Recreation Commission
  • Jennifer Baskin Commissioner, Parks & Recreation Commission
  • Kristi Breisch Former Commissioner, Parks & Recreation Commission
  • Marianne Palefsky Commissioner, Parks & Recreation Commission
  • Kelly Blythe Former Commissioner, Parks & Recreation Commission
  • Elidia Tafoya Former Commissioner, Parks & Recreation Commission
  • Lynne Bramlett Chair, Library Commission
  • Kristina Lemons Vice Chair, Library Commission
  • Anne Craib Member, Finance and Audit Committee
  • Leslie Denend Member, Finance and Audit Committee
  • Soody Tronson Member, Finance and Audit Committee
  • James Clendenin Member, Sister City Committee
  • Kristy Holch Member, Sister City Committee
  • Analisa Pratt Member, Sister City Committee
  • Carol Schumacher Member, Sister City Committee
Federal & State Elected Officials
  • Jackie Speier Congresswoman, CD14, US House of Representatives
  • Jerry Hill Senator, SD13, California State Senate
  • Joe Simitian Former Senator, California State Senate
  • Kevin Mullin Speaker Pro Tem, California State Assembly
  • Rich Gordon Assemblymember, AD24, California State Assembly
  • Evan Low Assemblymember, AD28, California State Assembly
San Mateo County Elected Officials
  • Warren Slocum President, San Mateo County Board of Supervisors
  • Carole Groom Supervisor, San Mateo County Board of Supervisors
  • Dave Pine Supervisor, San Mateo County Board of Supervisors
  • Don Horsley Supervisor, San Mateo County Board of Supervisors
  • Rose Jacobs Gibson Past President, County Board of Supervisors
  • Greg Munks Sheriff, San Mateo County
  • Joe Ross Vice President, County Board of Education
School District Elected Officials
  • Carrie Du Bois Board Member, Sequoia Union High School District
  • Georgia Jack Board Member, Sequoia Union High School District
  • Olivia Martinez Former Board Member, Sequoia Union High School District
  • Chris Thomsen Board Member, Sequoia Union High School District
  • Allen Weiner Board Member, Sequoia Union High School District
  • Marco Chavez Board Member, Ravenswood City School District
  • Marcelino Lopez Board Member, Ravenswood City School District
  • Christy Heaton President, Las Lomitas Elementary School District
  • Diane Honda Board Member, Las Lomitas Elementary School District
  • Rich Ginn Board Member, Las Lomitas Elementary School District
  • Bill Steinmetz Board Member, Las Lomitas Elementary School District
  • Maria Hilton Board Member, Menlo Park City School District
  • Stacey Jones Board Member, Menlo Park City School District
  • Joan Lambert Board Member, Menlo Park City School District
  • Terry Thygessen Board Member, Menlo Park City School District
Special District Elected Officials
  • Rob Silano President, Menlo Park Fire Protection District
  • Peter Carpenter Vice President, Menlo Park Fire Protection District
  • Rex Ianson Director, Menlo Park Fire Protection District
  • Virginia Chang Kiraly Director, Menlo Park Fire Protection District
  • Chuck Bernstein Director, Menlo Park Fire Protection District
  • Jack Nelson Former Vice President, Menlo Park Fire Protection District
  • Ned Moritz Director, West Bay Sanitary District
  • Roy Thiele-Sardina Director, West Bay Sanitary District
  • Ron Shapherd Director, West Bay Sanitary District
Elected Offficials from Neighboring Cities
  • Alicia Aguirre Councilmember, Redwood City
  • Lisa Gauthier Councilmember, East Palo Alto
  • Cameron Johnson Mayor, San Carlos
  • Karyl Matsumoto Councilmember, South San Francisco
  • Mary Ann Nihart Councilmember, Pacifica
  • Cary Wiest Councilmember, Atherton

(Partial list. Affiliations listed for identification purposes only)