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Credentials Committee

2023 Summer Executive Board, August 18-20, 2023

Visalia Marriott at the Convention Center
300 South Court Street
Visalia, CA 93291

CADEM Credentials Committee Meeting
Friday, August 18, 2023, at 3:00 – 5:00 PM
San Joaquin D (Visalia Convention Center)

The Credentials Committee is charged with approving the credentials of all persons appointed or elected to the California Democratic State Central Committee (California Democratic Party), presenting a list of qualified members to the Chair of the Committee as soon as practicable, and hearing certain appeals from decisions of the Compliance Review Commission, as specified in Article XI of CDP Bylaws.

Go here for the Credentials Committee Proxy Training – Slide Deck and EBoard Proxy Submission Form for the 2023 August Executive Board Meeting in Visalia.

Committee Roster 2023-2025


Shawn Kumagai
Lara Larramendi
Jane Wishon (Interim)


Tim Allison
Anastasia Foster
Crystal Jackson
Mark Mulliner
Suzann Reina
Paul Seo
Tiffany Woods


Frances Anderson
Sylvia Carrillo
Victor Castellano
Temika Cook
Jodie Cooper
Vilma Dawson
Arnel Dino
Michelle Elmer
Julio Esperias
Stacy Fortner
Dinah Frieden
Ilissa Gold
Alene Harris
Lynette Henley
Nina Hiers
Marcus Ismael
Stanley King
Leah LaCroix
Jesse Luna
Sousan Manteghi-Safakish
Arianna Medel Cortes
Margaret Okuzumi
Ethan Reznik
Maya Rodriguez
Alice Rogers
Sara Roos
Garfield Samuels
Mary Jane Sanchez
Gus Sustaita
Carol Taylor
Joe Thompson
Rafael Trujillo
Keith Umemoto
Taylor Woolfork

Committee Staff

Emma Harper
(916) 442-5707
[email protected]

* Please note that these descriptions are not meant to be an interpretation of the California Democratic Party Bylaws. The CDP Bylaws are available on our website here.


Online Credentialing and Registration for Executive Board Attendees is open!

Online Credentialing/Registration for Executive Board Attendees is open from March 11, 2024, and will close promptly on Friday, April 19, 2024, at 5:00 pm.