Valley Business Powerhouses Back Laurette Healey for State Assembly
SHERMAN OAKS, Calif. — The campaign of Valley businesswoman and green jobs creator, Laurette Healey announced the endorsement of David Fleming, Chairman Emeritus of the Economic Alliance of the San Fernando Valley and Bert Boeckmann, owner of the largest Ford Dealership in California, Galpin Motors, who has also served as Chair of the New Car Dealers Association of California.
“Laurette Healey will think ‘Business First – Not Last,’” said David Fleming, Past President of the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce. “For many years she has worked in both the private and public sectors and has a strong business background. She recently partnered with the Valley Economic Alliance in helping fund small business development to create more jobs. She will help small business at every turn and be a champion for the hard working men and women who are the backbone of our community and our greatest hope for the future of California.”
Healey’s state government experience includes serving as Deputy State Controller to former State Controller Steve Westly and in the Executive Office of State Controller John Chiang. More recently, Healey coordinated environmental technologies and job placement programs through California’s community colleges. In 2004 Healey was elected by a consortium of South Valley Neighborhood Council’s to represent the Valley’s priorities during the Mayor’s Budget Process, and was elected to the Board of the Sherman Oaks Neighborhood Council serving as its Government Affairs Chair for three years starting in 2002.
For a complete list of supporters, please visit www.electhealey.com.