Endorsements

Team Conover is humbled and grateful for the following endorsements from individuals:

  • Congressperson Raúl Grijalva, AZ 3rd District
  • Mayor Regina Romero, City of Tucson
  • Late Richard Elías, former Chairperson of the Pima County Board of Supervisors, District 5
  • The Honorable Stanley Feldman, Retired Chief Justice Arizona Supreme Court
  • The Honorable John Leonardo, retired Superior Court Judge & U.S. Attorney for Arizona under President Barack Obama
  • Nina Trasoff, former Vice-Mayor, City of Tucson
  • Charlene Fernandez, Minority Leader, Arizona House of Representatives
  • Representative Andrés Cano, LD3
  • Adelita Grijalva, TUSD Board Member
  • Pima County Supervisor Sharon Bronson, District 3
  • Pima County Constable Joe Ferguson, Precinct 9
  • Pima County Constable Kristen Randall, Precinct 8
  • Pima County Constable Bennett Bernal, Precinct 6
  • Nikki Lee, Tucson City Councilmember, Ward 4
  • Joel Ireland, former TUSD Board Member
  • Paul Eckerstrom, former Chairperson, Pima County Democratic Party
  • Brian Flagg, Program Coordinator, Casa Maria
  • Wanda Day, former Deputy Pima County Attorney
  • Greg Hart, founder, Pima County Adult Education
  • Sylvia Lee, Retired Pima Community College Board
  • Patrick Moran, former Pima County Justice Court Judge
  • Jeff Rogers, former Chairperson, Pima County Democratic Party
  • Bruce Wheeler, Retired TUSD Board Member, & Retired Tucson City Councilmember
  • Michael Crawford, former Tucson City Councilmember
  • Steve Leal, Retired Tucson City Councilmember
  • Tom Prezelski, former State Representative
  • John Wesley Miller
  • Late Punch Woods, Director of the Community Food bank
  • Margarita Bernal, Retired Tucson City Court Judge
  • Patrick DeConcini and Susan Rotkis
  • Burr Udall
  • Janet Altschuler, former Deputy Pima County Attorney
  • Bruce Heurlin, former Assistant U.S. Attorney
  • Dan Knauss, former Assistant U.S. Attorney
  • JoJene Mills
  • Marcia Klotz, Professor of English Literature (UArizona)
  • Lee Medovoi, Professor of English Literature (UArizona)
  • Frances Lynch
  • Richard L. Lougee
  • Katherine Estavillo
  • Steve Weiss, former Deputy Pima County Attorney
  • Lou Spivack, former Deputy Pima County Attorney
  • Robert Brauchli, former Deputy Pima County Attorney
  • Mark Lammers, former Deputy Pima County Attorney
  • Michael & Marie Piccaretta
  • James Fein, former Deputy Pima County Attorney
  • Howard Baldwin, former Deputy Pima County Attorney
  • Peter Akmajian
  • Dev Sethi
  • Ted A. Schmidt
  • Matt Schmidt
  • Mark Rubin
  • Leigh Bernstein

... and the following endorsements from organizations:

  • Sierra Club
  • SMART: the International Association of Sheet Metal, Air, Rail and Transportation Workers
  • Mass Liberation
  • Arizona List
  • Pima Area Labor Federation (PALF), AFL - CIO
  • AFSCME: American Federation of State, County, & Municipal Employees
  • Pima County Sheriff Deputies Association
  • Planned Parenthood Advocates of Arizona
  • Las Adelitas
  • Tucson Metro Chamber of Commerce
  • Sunrise Tucson
  • Our Voice Our Vote
  • IAM #399 International Association of Machinists & Aerospace Workers
  • People For The American Way
  • Next Up Victory Fund

... and the following endorsements from law firms:

  • Piccarreta Davis Keenan Fidel PC
  • Karp & Weiss PC
  • Risner & Graham
  • Rubin & Bernstein PLLC
  • Schmidt, Sethi, & Akmajian PC

And importantly, as a lifelong Tucsonan, I want to thank the support from every corner of this big, beautiful County. To everyone who helped me grow and learn: From my 5th generation Catholic grammar school tradition lived out at St. Cyril’s and Salpointe, to my swimming and coaching at Indian Ridge, to then called Tucson Association for the Blind, to St. Pius X, to 18 years weekly English as a Second Language Tutoring at Cavett, Manzo, and Pueblo Gardens Elementary, to then called Coalition of Arizonans to Abolish the Death Penalty, to the University of Arizona Honor’s College and the Honor’s Players Theater, to the University of Arizona Law School, to DeMont Swim School, to Strauss Pre School, to Borderlinks, to Edge High School Board of Directors, to No Mas Muertes. To all of you, my heartfelt thanks.