A trustworthy candidate with sensible solutions.

Saied’s reputation as a Principled, Progressive, and Pragmatic candidate has earned the endorsement of the following respected groups and individuals by:

Endorsing Organizations


Endorsing Individuals*

  • Pamela Drake, Political activist and elected member of Alameda County Democratic Central Committee
  • Mike Hutchinson, Oakland’s Public Education Network (OPEN)
  • Janet Arnold, Retired member of American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) Local 3172
  • Dale Baum, Professor Emeritus of History, Texas A&M University
  • Eric Cavallari
  • Kyle Hudson, Lifetime Oakland resident
  • Greg Jan, Oakland native, researcher, political activist
  • Orlando Johnson, Community activist
  • Torger Johnson, Avionics Technician for United Airlines
  • Tina Kimmel, PhD, MSW, MPH, Retired Research Scientist, State of California
  • Michael Rubin, Retired state employee & SEIU local 1000 delegate to Alameda Labor Council
  • Chris Specker, Business owner, Temescal BID promotions committee member, & Edna Brewer PTSA member
  • Mary Vail, Member, Coalition for Police Accountability
  • Laura Wells, former steering committee member, Instant Runoff Voting for Oakland; Green Party candidate for US Congress – CA District 13
  • Gayle McLaughlin, former two-term mayor of Richmond, CA and recent candidate for CA Lt. Governor

* – Organizations listed with each individual are intended for identification purposes only