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Mark Owen White

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Mark Owen White
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Board member, Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District, At-large
Former candidate
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 5, 2013
Term limitsN/A
Education
High schoolNeff High School
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ProfessionField Technical Engineer
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Mark Owen White was a candidate for an at-large seat on the Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District Board of Trustees that was up for general election on November 5, 2013.

Biography

Mark Owen White is a field technical engineer. He graduated from Neff High School and studied at Liberty University. He is the former PTA President of La Pluma Elementary School.[1]

Elections

2013

See also: Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District elections (2013)

Opposition

Mark Owen White ran against six other candidates, including incumbents Ed Hengler, Darryl Rodney Adams, Margarita L. Rios and Ana Valencia as well as challengers Salvador Limon and Sean M. Reagan for four seats in the general election on November 5, 2013.[2]

Election results

On November 5, 2013, four seats were up for election on the Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District Board of Education. Candidates Margarita L. Rios, Darryl Rodney Adams, Sean M. Reagan and Ana M. Valencia defeated three challenging candidates for four positions on the NLMUSD Board of Education.

Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District Board of Education, At-large General Election, 2013
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Nonpartisan Green check mark transparent.pngMargarita L. Rios 18.8% 2,541
     Nonpartisan Green check mark transparent.pngDarryl Rodney Adams 17.3% 2,333
     Nonpartisan Green check mark transparent.pngSean M. Reagan 15.5% 2,089
     Nonpartisan Green check mark transparent.pngAna M. Valencia 14.5% 1,961
     Nonpartisan Salvador Limon 13% 1,752
     Nonpartisan Ed Hengler 12.4% 1,677
     Nonpartisan Mark Owen White 8.6% 1,156
Total Votes 13,509
Source: Los Angeles County Clerk, "NOVEMBER 5, 2013 - LOCAL & MUNI CONSOLIDATED ELECTION Final Official Election Returns" Accessed December 13, 2013

Funding

White did not report any contributions or expenditures to the Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk.

Endorsements

Mark Owen White has received an official endorsement from David Constantine.[3]

What was at stake?

Four at-large seats were up for election on November 5, 2013. Incumbent board members Darryl Rodney Adams, Ed Hengler, Margarita L. Rios and Ana Valencia have filed seeking re-election against three challenging candidates, Salvador Limon, Sean M. Reagan and Mark Owen White.

About the district

See also: Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District, California
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Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District is located in southcentral Los Angeles County, California in Norwalk, California. It is located in the largest county in California. According to the 2010 Census, it is home to 105,549 residents.[4]

Racial Demographics, 2012[5]
Race Norwalk (%) California (%)
White 49.4 57.6
Black or African American 4.4 6.2
American Indian and Alaska Native 1.1 1.0
Asian 12.0 13.0
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.4 0.4
Two or More Races 4.1 4.9
Hispanic or Latino 70.1 37.6

Demographics

Norwalk underperforms the rest of California when measured on the basis of median household income, 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 and percentage of residents over the age of 25 with a high school diploma. Norwalk outperforms the rest of California when measured on the basis of percentage of residents living below the poverty level. The median household income in Norwalk was $60,090 compared to $61,632 for the state of California. 15.1% of Norwalk 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 Norwalk was 11.1% compared to 14.4% for the entire state. The US Census also found that 71.8% of Norwalk residents aged 25 years and older attained a high school degree compared to a 80.8% in California.[6]

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References

  1. MarkWhite4Education.org, "What are we about," Accessed October 9, 2013
  2. La Vote.net, "LOCAL AND MUNICIPAL CONSOLIDATED ELECTIONS - 11/5/2013" Accessed October 8, 2013
  3. Markwhite4education.org, "Endorsements," Accessed October 9, 2013
  4. [http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/06/0652526.html‎ US Census Bureau "Norwalk, California Quick Facts" Accessed October 8, 2013]
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  6. [http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/06/0652526.html‎ US Census Bureau "Norwalk, California Quick Facts" Accessed October 8, 2013]