Announcement of TALB General Elections 2024

Important TALB Election 2024 Documents to Download

Announcement of TALB General Elections 2024
TALB Declaration of Candidacy | 2024
General Election Guidelines 2024
General Elections Schedule
CTA State Council Representative Declaration of Candidacy


TALB General Election Candidates

TALB Officers:
John Olgin

John Solomon
Rocio Torres

TALB Board Area Directors:

Cabrillo Elementary Area Director
Grace Castro

Jordan Area Secondary Director
Susan Garcia
Peder Larsen

Lakewood Area Elementary Director
Jason Goldfischer
Rosa Palacios

Millikan Area Elementary Director
Karen Swenson

Minority-At-Large Director
Renee Brown
Bandaul Chansy

Poly Area Secondary Director
Kelsey Hutchinson
Rosa Diaz
Annette Quintero

Wilson Area Secondary Director
Jesusita Calderon
Robert Rigney
The term for each TALB office is from June 17, 2024, to June 15, 2026.

3 CTA State Council Representatives
John Ottina
Wendy Eulo
Bandaul Chansy
Peder Larsen
The term for each CTA State Council Representative is 2024 – 2027.

Candidate speeches will be held at the next Rep. Council, April 23, 2024. Only members may vote in this election. Voting will begin electronically on Wednesday, April 24, 2024 @ 6:00 a.m. through Friday, May 3, 2024 @ 4:30 p.m. If you would like to vote with a paper ballot please come to TALB during business hours, Monday – Thursday 8:00-5:00 p.m. & Friday 8:00-4:30 p.m. If you want to verify you are registered to vote, please call Ingrid Perez at 562-426-6433 or email her at

All candidates may provide TALB with a statement in PDF format. All candidates will be limited to 250 characters. Characters are letters, numbers and punctuation.
Example: I love TALB! = 10 characters.
The candidate statement must be in PDF format and emailed to Ingrid Perez at Statements are due in the TALB office on Friday, April 5, 2024, by 4:30 P.M. Declarations of Candidacy forms are available through your TALB Representative,, or at the TALB office. 

Important Dates

March 26, 2024: Candidacy forms sent to Representatives and available online
April 5, 2024:  Candidacy Declaration Forms Deadline: Due on Friday, April 5 by 4:30 pm.
March 27-April 5, 2024:  Confirmation letters sent to all candidates
April 23, 2024:  Candidate speeches at Representative Council Meeting
April 24 – May 3, 2024:  Electronic voting and written ballots available at TALB office.
Ballots due at the TALB offices by 4:30pm on Friday, May 3, 2024

May 6, 2024: Results will be sent to the membership

See the complete General Election Schedule for Run-off Schedule (if necessary)

 Thank you for participating in this election.

YOU help make TALB a stronger voice for teachers, counselors, speech pathologists, psychologists, nurses and librarians.