|Member of the California State Assembly|
from the 16th district
December 4, 2006 – November 30, 2012
|Preceded by||Wilma Chan|
|Succeeded by||Joan Buchanan|
|Born||November 28, 1948|
Oakland, California, U.S.
|Residence||Alameda, California, U.S.|
|Education||Laney College (AA)|
San Francisco State University (BA)
Sandré Swanson (born November 28, 1948) is an American politician who served as a member of the California State Assembly for the 16th district from 2006 to 2012.
Early life and education
Swanson began his political career in 1971 as a member of the Oakland Anti-Poverty Board. He later worked as the advance team manager for Shirley Chisholm's 1972 presidential campaign. From 1973 to 1998, he served as a district director and a senior policy advisor to then Congressman-Ron Dellums.
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