Green Party of California

Application for Member, Delegation to Green Party of the United States
(job description)
received February 28, 2011

Name  -  Dana St. George
City - Palo Alto
County -Santa.Clara
Contact information -


Born: St. Paul, Minnesota
Education: Lakeside High School, Chisago City, MN; Macalester College/Univ. of Minnesota, B.A. 1968, Engl.Lit/Classics; San Jose State Univ., M.S.W. 1987. (Plus dozens of courses here and there in music,art,etc.)
Married: Santa Monica, CA. - 1971
Divorced: Palo Alto, CA.- 1993
Residence: Palo Alto, CA, since 1984.

Work Experience: Student jobs; 1970-71 Carnation International Sales Division, Los Angeles; 1972-73, Kernforschungsanlage Julich GmbH, Germany, lab assistant, editor, technical drawing; 1974, United Nations, Geneva, Switz., transcribed trade meetings at GATT; several years caring for my two children/home;1987-88, Emergency Treatment Center,Palo Alto, crisis counseling, individual & family therapy; 1989-96, County of Sta. Clara Dept.of Child Welfarer - Case Manager, Juvenile Ct. Foster care Program; 1997-98, Classroom teacher,American Language Programs, Campbell,CA.; 1998-present, Classroom teacher, Adult ESL, Palo Alto Adult School. Volunteer Exp: 1977-80, nursery school, library volunteer, League of Women Voters, Ipswich, Mass.; 1982-83, Planned Parenthood counselor, Mtn.View, CA.; 1984, group facilitator, Community Cohousing Project,Los Gatos,CA; Palo Alto Unitarian Church, Sunday School teacher, 1 yr.,Art Committee, Social Action Committee; El Carmelo School: classroom volunteer, Noon Art Program, Gym Program; Palo Alto School District:music docent, 1 yr. PTA volumteer coordinator, 1 yr.

Green Party : June, 2000 began going to meetings, active in Nader campaign;appointed to CC 2001, re-elected 2002; delegate to San Diego, Sacramento, Fresno plenaries, Ventura Gathering; elected Alt. Regional Rep. Silicon Valley Region, April 2002; worked with Nancy Couperus on IRV promotion with Center for Voting and Democracy Conference at Stanford Univ.; worked on campaigns for: Gloria Purcell, Matt Gonzales, Jo Chamberlain, Bruce Karney, Peter Camejo; Host Committee, Camejo Fundraiser, Mtn.View, 2002, Donna Warren Fundraiser, San Jose; Host Committee, Stanford Plenary 2002 Served on state Coordinating Committee 2002-2006 2003 - Alternate Delegate GPUS Mtg, Washington, D.C.. ;2004 - Delegate, Nominating Convention, Milwaukee, Wisconsin; CA delegate to GPUS, 2009-2011

Other: Peninsula Peace & Justice Center weekly peace vigil and other events; Women's Int'l. League for Peace & Freedom: play accordion for the " Raging Grannies";

Acterra: Local environmental events, Peninsula Peace and Justice Center, Silicon Valley Impeachment Coalition