All posts tagged: John Loughlin

Our Communications Chair John Loughlin Elected Director of Clubs

At Saturday’s meeting of the Council of Clubs our Communications Chair, John Loughlin, was elected to be the next Director of Clubs by representatives from each club. His endorsements included the outgoing Director for the last four years, Ruth Rollins. In a thank you email to the club presidents, John wrote: Thank you for voting Whichever candidate you voted for, thank you for coming out today. There was a lot of great news from clubs across the county. Throughout next year we’ll be working together to share the narratives from these recent campaign successes, as well as addressing issues we can improve. There is no formal meeting in December, but please reach out to me by phone or email to talk over any and all ideas you have to move things forward. We’ve already started working on putting together a Club Development Workshop type meeting for January, to kick off the year with constructive ideas and to prioritize the work in front of us. Thank you for your confidence in selecting me to help, I am honored. If …

Our Communications Chair is a Candidate for San Diego County Democratic Party Director of Clubs

Since 2012 former Club President Ruth Rollins has represented all of the Democratic Clubs to the San Diego County Democratic Party Central Committee. The Director of Clubs is elected by the Presidents of the Democratic Clubs in the county and Ruth serves on the E-Board of the Party and as Chair of the Club Development Committee. Next month, on November 19th, the Presidents will meet at their informal monthly Council of Clubs meeting to elect the Director of Clubs and our own Communications Chair, John Loughlin, is running for the position.

Positive Thinking and Expression

Our club’s Communications Chair, John Loughlin, was the recipient of the San Diego County Democratic Party’s Volunteer of the Year award, here’s a transcript of his speech at the 2016 Roosevelt Dinner that calls on all of us to be thoughtful when posting on Social Media. Thanks Ed. Oh my. Deary me. Crikey, I can honestly say I don’t deserve this award but I’m happy to accept it on behalf of all the backroom geeks and nerds who help clubs, candidates and elected officials spread our Democratic values. I’m also happy to accept it to thank all the folks who nominated me. First and foremost I must thank Geri Carmack, who probably rues the day she dragged me along to join the Point Loma Democratic Club. Also Nancy Witt who worked on recruiting me to the GoTeam, for literally years, and many thanks to my Party mentors Ruth Rollins and Susan Peinado. I also want to thank all the friends and beautiful progressives I’ve met over the last few years – who’ve helped and encouraged me …

The Point Loma Dream Team Slate needs you to vote this Saturday!

To All Registered Democrats in the AD78 (Speaker Toni Atkins District) Please vote for the Pt Loma Dream Team slate this Saturday, 10 January between 10am and 12pm. Voting is at 1960 Quivira Way, Room E-1, San Diego, CA 92109 for smart people who seek your support. These are the people who will be representing you at the next two CA Democratic State Conventions. Details at http://78adem.org Read their Candidate Statements on this website, ask them questions, and vote for them on Saturday. http://78adem.org/ The members of this slate are members of at least 6 other County Democratic clubs. And we only asked the very best candidates. They are part of a progressive coalition which has been working together supporting progressive values throughout the city of San Diego. And the proof is in who they are. They have already shown you that they put action to their passion. Ed Harris, Nancy Casady, Rhoda Quate, Joe LaCava, Gretchen Kinney Newsom, John Loughlin, Linda Perine, Brian Polejes, Fred Rogers, Rebecca Taylor, Jon Wubbolding and Cynara Dawn Velazquez. It …