|Board member, Saugus Union School District, At-large|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 5, 2013|
|Profession||Chief financial officer, Phoenix Pictures|
was a candidate for an at-large seat on the Saugus Union School District Board of Trustees
that was defeated in the general election on November 5, 2013.
Chris Trunkey is the chief financial officer of Phoenix Pictures. He earned a Bachelor's degree in finance from Drake University. Trunkey has also served on the Measure V citizens’ oversight committee for the William S. Hart Union High School District.
- See also: Saugus Union School District elections (2013)
Chris Trunkey ran against four candidates including incumbents Judy Egan Umeck, Paul De La Cerda and Douglas A. Bryce as well as challenger Stacie L. Allegra for three seats in the general election on November 5, 2013.
On November 5, 2013, Judy Egan Umeck, Paul De La Cerda and Douglas A. Bryce defeated two challenging candidates for election to the Saugus Union School District School Board.
|Saugus Union School District School Board, At-large General Election, 2013
||Judy Egan Umeck
||Paul De La Cerda
||Douglas A. Bryce
|| Chris Trunkey
|| Stacie L. Allegra
|Source: Los Angeles County Clerk, "NOVEMBER 5, 2013 - LOCAL & MUNI CONSOLIDATED ELECTION Final Official Election Returns" Accessed December 13, 2013
Trunkey did not report any contributions or expenditures to the Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk.
Chris Trunkey did not receive any official endorsements for this campaign.
What was at stake?
Three at-large seats were up for election on November 5, 2013. Incumbents including President Judy Egan Umeck, Board Clerk Paul De La Cerda, and Douglas A. Bryce filed seeking re-election, they were challenged by three candidates.
About the district
- See also: Saugus Union School District, California
Saugus Union School District is located in Los Angeles County, California in Santa Clarita, California. It is located in the largest county in California. According to the 2010 Census, it is home to 176,320 residents.
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Santa Clarita outperforms the rest of California when measured on the basis of median household income, percentage of residents living below the poverty level, percentage of residents over the age of 25 with a Bachelor's degree and percentage of residents over the age of 25 with a high school diploma. The median household income in Santa Clarita was $83,579 compared to $61,632 for the state of California. 31.7% of Santa Clarita residents aged 25 years and older attained a bachelor's degree compared to a 30.2 in California. The US Census also showed the poverty rate in Santa Clarita was 7.7% compared to 14.4% for the entire state. The US Census also found that 87.7% of Santa Clarita residents aged 25 years and older attained a high school degree compared to a 80.8% in California.