William W. Monning
Born: April 2, 1951 in Los Angeles, CA
Married: Dr. Dana T. Kent
Children: Laura and Alexandra T.
1976-1978: Staff Attorney, United Farm Workers of America (UFW)
1978-1982: Directing Attorney, California Rural Legal Assistance
1987-1991: Executive Director, International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War
1993: Special Primary Candidate for CD-17 (Lost; 18.6%)
1993-2008: Professor, Monterey Institute of International Studies
2005-2008: Professor, Monterey College of Law
1997-2008: Member, Monterey County Task Force on Campaign Finance Reform
2014-Present: Majority Leader, California State Senate
- In 2015, Monning was the target of anattempted recall led Michael D. Lelieur and 59 others. The recall failed to qualify for the ballot.
Source: California Legislature Handbook (2009-10)