Bethany Bachman Candidacy Press Release

Bethany Bachman, long time parent volunteer, has proudly announced her candidacy for the Bakersfield City School District Governing School Board Trustee representing Area 5.  “I am choosing to run because I know that I can bring a unique perspective to our district through equity, communication, clarity, and a willingness to stand up for every child.”

The main Issues of Bachman’s campaign are School Safety, Social Emotional Learning, and Parent Engagement all through the lens of equity.  “With the serious and uncertain situations that lay ahead for everyone, now more than ever there is a need to focus on safety and the mental and emotional health of students, parents, and staff.  I will strive to make sure that an equal voice is given to all.”

Bachman has been an active parent within BCSD for over 10 years.  She is currently a member of the District Advisory Committee, a PAL Ambassador, a member of the Return to School Task Force, and a member of the District Culture, Climate, and Safety Committee.

Trustee positions are voted for on the November 3rd ballot.  Bachman strongly encourages everyone to “Register to vote and use your voice to help us make a difference throughout BCSD and our community as a whole.”