Endorsements

I'm delighted and honored to have received the endorsements of a number of political and civic leaders from across the San Diego region. Make sure you come back to this page to see who else has endorsed me to become Councilmember for District 7.

Assemblymember Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher, California Assembly District 80

Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher"I support Wendy because she has been a champion for children, families, and people of color through her work  as a city, state, and national leader in gun violence prevention. I am confident Wendy will apply these same leadership skills as a council member to combat climate change, fight homelessness, and improve housing and transit options in San Diego. Wendy’s compassion and dedication make her the best fit for District 7!"


Councilmember Dr. Jen Campbell, San Diego District 2

Dr Jen Campbell"I am proud to endorse Wendy Wheatcroft as the Representative for San Diego City Council District 7. She understands the issues that affect our neighboring City Council Districts and brings a common sense approach to their resolution. I look forward to working with her on City Council when she is elected in 2020."

 


Mayor Catherine Blakespear, Encinitas

"We need women like Wendy Wheatcroft in elected office. She's bold, committed to a better future for San Diego and unapologetic about the problems we need to tackle. It's difficult to make change. Wendy has the smarts, clarity of thought and passion to make a real difference to improve residents' lives. I support Wendy for San Diego City Council District 7 and I hope you will too!" 


Councilmember Cori Schumacher, Carlsbad

Cori Schumacher"Wendy has a proven track record of standing up to powerful political forces, organizing communities, and fighting for our San Diego families. With her 15 years of experience as an educator, coupled with being a lifelong San Diegan, I know she will be an effective Councilmember on the San Diego City Council for District 7. I hope you will join me in supporting Wendy!"

 


Councilmember Mark West, Imperial Beach 

Mark West

"Wendy is the leader I trust to cut through the noise, support the community and to hit the ground running once elected as the Councilmember for San Diego District 7."

 

 


Judy Ki, Founder, AAPI Democratic Club, San Diego 

Judy Ki"As a retired teacher, the qualities that I look for in a candidate are diligence and passion. In the year I have known Wendy, I recognize a hardworking woman with a big heart, striving to make this world a safer place for all of us. I admire Wendy’s dedication and drive. I am delighted to endorse her for San Diego City Council. Please join me in supporting Wendy for District 7."

 


Casey Tanaka, Former Mayor, Coronado

Casey Tanaka"I have known Wendy since the 4th grade and she has always been someone who puts others first. She will do the same for the people of District 7, and she will be principled and fearless in her representation of you on the San Diego City Council."

 



Sunday Gover, Community Leader, Districts 5 and 7

Sunday Gover"From her many years as a teacher and community advocate, Wendy brings the right mix of hard work, determination and heart to everything she does. These qualities will serve her and our city well when she becomes our Councilwoman for District 7."