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Barry Hermanson


Picture of Barry Hermanson
Date Party Office Votes Result
11-07-2006 Green AD-12 13174 Loss
04-08-2008 Green CD-12 1947 Loss
11-04-2008 Green CD-12 5776 Loss

Candidate Biography:

Born: February 7, 1951 in Bronxville, New York

1999-2000: Co-chair, San Francisco Living Wage Coalition
2000: Treasurer, Eileen Hanson for San Francisco County Board of Supervisors
2002: Candidate, San Francisco County Board of Supervisors (Lost)
2003: Co-author & Treasurer, Proposition L [raised the minimum wage in San Francisco to $8.50] (Passed; 59.6%)
2004: Primary Candidate for CD-12 (Lost; 30.9%)
Previous: Member, Harvey Milk LGBT Democratic Club
Previous: Chairperson, San Francisco Network Ministries Housing Corporation
2012: Primary Candidate for CD-12 (Lost; 5.2%)
2014: Primary Candidate for CD-12 (Lost; 5.7%)
2016: Primary Candidate for CD-12 (Lost; 6.6%)
2018: Primary Candidate for CD-12 (Lost; 2.0%)