District A - Westwood/Casa de las Campanas - 92127

Robin Kaufmanrobinheadshot.jpg

  • Resident of Rancho Bernardo since 1975
  • Co-Lead for Rancho Bernardo Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) 2010-2013. A member since 2007.
  • Westwood District Coordinator for Neighborhood Watch
  • President of Rancho Bernardo Community Council
  • Honorary Mayor of Rancho Bernardo 2010
  • Woman of the Year, 75th Assembly District 2012
  • Dog Park Liaison for the Rancho Bernardo Off Leash Dog Park 2002-present
  • President of a chapter of a national pet provided therapy organization 2005-2015
  • Founder and President of San Diego Standard Poodle Social Club, with over 600 members 1999 to present.
  • Developed a weekly community e-newsletter which is distributed to several thousand residents 2005-present
  • Recipient of the San Diego North Chamber of Commerce Volunteer of the Year Award 2003-2004
  • Received proclamation by the San Diego County Board of Supervisors of Robin Kaufman Day on March 27, 2008
  • Inducted into the Rancho Bernardo Hall of Fame 2004
  • President of the Rancho Bernardo Hall of Fame 2010-2014
  • Treasurer of the Rancho Bernardo Hall of Fame 2014- present
  • Member of the Rancho Bernardo Hats Off To Volunteers Committee 2011- present
  • VIP Event Coordinator and VIP Parade Coordinator for the Rancho Bernardo Spirit of the Fourth Committee 2014-present
  • Chair of the Fire Station 33 Renovation Committee/Friends of Station 33 2005-present.
  • President of the Rancho Bernardo Recreation Council 2016-present
  • Appointed by Mayor of San Diego to sit on the Citizen Review Board on Police Practices, 2009 -2012
  • Appointed to City of San Diego's Captain's Advisory Committee 2015-present
  • RB Planning Board member 1999 to present. Presently serving as Board Vice Chair and Traffic Committee Chair
  • Received Proclamation by the San Diego County Board of Supervisors of Robin Kaufman Day on January 22, 2015
  • Ham Radio Operator
  • Red Cross Shelter Volunteer 2015 - present
  • Vice President of the Rancho Bernardo Recreation Council 2013-2016
  • Volunteer with the San Diego District Attorney's office's Court Support Dog program - I am certified with three of my dogs in the program. There are only 11 such teams at this time in the County. 2012 - 2015.
  • Received Proclamation by the City of San Diego of Robin Kaufman Day on June 21, 2016



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  • Rancho Bernardo, Westwood Resident since 1973
  • Married to Kay for 56 years
  • Four children graduated from Mt Carmel High School
  • Six grandchildren ages 6 through 19
  • Retired Naval Officer - 26 years, Surface Warfare/Information Technology
  • Member, Climate Reality Project Leadership Corps
  • Passionate about educating the public in matters related to Anthropogenic Global Warming and Global Climate Change
  • Inducted into Rancho Bernardo Hall of Fame 2012
  • Presenter for Quilts of Valor
  • Member of RB Spirit of the Fourth Board of Directors and Webmaster
  • Member of the RB Emergency Radio Service. (RBERS)
  • Board Member of RB Veterans Memorial Association
  • Member of General J P Holland Chapter, The Military Order of the World Wars
  • Member of Abraham J. Baum VFW Post 7766
  • Member of the Escondido Amateur Radio Society (EARS)
  • Member of the Palomar Amateur Radio Club (PARC)
  • Team Leader of the RB Community Emergency Response Team (CERT), 2013-2014
  • Member of the San Diego CERT Communications Team
  • Volunteer Webmaster for several Rancho Bernardo non-profit organizations
  • Avid bicyclist and League Cycling Instructor for League of American Bicyclists
  • Education: Iowa State University, Naval Postgraduate School, Naval War College, National Defense University (ICAF)

Katie NewbanksKatieNewbanks.jpg

  • Grew up in Westwood, attended Westwood Elementary, Meadowbrook Middle School and Mt. Carmel High School
  • Married 12 years
  • Two children attend Westwood Elementary and Bernardo Heights Middle School
  • Drama/Musical Theater Director at BHMS
  • Teacher at Christian Youth Theater
  • Member of the Rancho Bernardo Community Council 4 years
  • Westwood Elementary PTA Board Member
  • President BHMS Choir Boosters
  • Member of the Rancho Bernardo Recreation Council

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  • Moved to his Rancho Bernardo home in Westwood in May 2012.
  • Graduate of UCSD and is a software engineer at an engineering services company located in Sorrento Valley.
  • Vice President of the Rancho Bernardo Democratic Club.
  • Member of the Rancho Bernardo Toastmasters club
  • Frequent visitor to the Rancho Bernardo library.
  • In his spare time, Hugh enjoys reading, running on the many paths around Lake Hodges, swimming in the Westwood Club pool, and playing soccer. - - Hugh recognizes that Rancho Bernardo is a very special place and plans to work tirelessly to keep it that way.