KEEP SARATOGA GREAT
KEEP SARATOGA GREAT
RISHI KUMAR FOR CITY COUNCIL
“On the council, I pledge to Keep Saratoga Great and thriving for all our families! With my experience and learning on the Planning
Commission, and as a passionate community volunteer/neighborhood leader, I will work to enhance the quality of our lives, with
prudent decisions, based upon your feedback”
I am running for City Council because I love Saratoga and I will work to Keep Saratoga Great with the following
• Enhance Saratoga’s quality of life, nurture a thriving family oriented community, a vibrant commercial district, offerings for our
youth as well as seniors.
• Be your strong voice to address quality of life issues, such as highway 85 noise/pollution, high density housing and petty thefts
• Enhance and optimize city services for all our citizens; increase “customer satisfaction”
• Actively engaging citizens via partnerships and outreach programs creating strong synergies
• Listen and then act; actively solicit and incorporate citizen feedback into decisions.
Rishi is a community leader who has
put a lot of energy into making the City
of Saratoga a better place for children,
families and seniors. He listens and will
be an excellent leader on the council. He
has my full support for election to the City
- SENATOR JIM BEALL
To know Rishi, is to know an amazing
source of energy and Saratoga community’s
motivational force. Over the past decade
that I have known Risihi, he has been
intimately involved in many major issues
that have been vital for our community.
High Initiative and active participation is
the ﬁrst critical step to resolve any key
issue. Rishi certainly reﬂects that and has
my vote as the unequivocal candidate for
the City Council leadership position.
- AMIT NAGPAL
Rishi exhibits care, compassion and strong
ethical behavior - key ingredients for our
city council members. He is a well rounded
candidate who has actually contributed
consistently, doing things.
His contribution cuts across many facets of
community work in Saratoga, attested by
so many endorsements. Rishi is all action,
not just talk - and I know will work hard
for Saratoga and keeping our
- RICHARD ANGUS,
SARATOGA SENIOR CENTER
Rishi is a member of our city in the best possible way, passionately involved in the betterment of Saratoga in many aspects of our community, arguably
unparalleled in his enthusiasm, and leads by example. He communicates, listens and cares with a wonderful sincerity and genuine desire to do good.”
- Mr. JON JOW, REDWOOD MUSIC SCHOOL MUSIC DIRECTOR, SARATOGA RESIDENT
I look forward to your time, dedication and energy for the City of Saratoga. You are making a big impact in our community!!"
- LESLIE BUTLAR, BOARD MEMBER, SARATOGA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
Rishi has strengthened the Saratoga Community with his innovative unity building programs such as Saratoga's Got Talent and Saratoga Cares
Foundation. He brings innovation, creativity as well as stability to our Community
- ZOE COWHERD ALAMEDA, 3RD GENERATION BUSINESS OWNER, SARATOGA
Rishi stimulates thoughtful thinking. Rishi works to bring people and viewpoints together for the good of the community, and is a person who
is dedicated to service above self with integrity, experience and commitment. - E. J. TIM HARRIS, COMMISSIONER, TRAFFIC SAFETY
COMMISSION, CITY OF SARATOGA,
Rishi is a man of action! If you want something accomplished, then Rishi is your man
- BOB & SUSANNE KARLAK
Titles for identification only
For the complete list of endorsements visit www.RishiKumar.com
Rishi is a caring, involved, high energy citizen of Saratoga, with a proven track record of volunteering and giving back.
Rishi loves Saratoga, he cares and will do the right thing to move Saratoga forward. Here is what Rishi’s involvement has been:
☞ Former Planning Commissioner, Saratoga
☞ Founder, "Saratoga's Got Talent" Annual Competition, the
annual fundraiser for Saratoga Senior Center.
☞ Saratoga Chamber of Commerce member, supporting
☞ De Havilland Circle neighborhood leader - initiated/implemented Neighborhood Watch, annual "Meet your Neighbors" block party
☞ Founder/Host of bi-weekly open mic at Blue Rock Shoot, Saratoga
☞ Former AYSO Soccer Saratoga Board Member
☞ Chair, Saratoga Cares Foundation
☞ Saratoga Boy Scout Troop 581 parent volunteer, father of
an Eagle Scout
☞ Founder, Saratoga Lego Robotics club
☞ Launched free classes for all: Bollywood Fitness, Yoga and more
held weekly at our Community Center
☞ Masters in Mechanical Engineering, University of Connecticut
☞ High Tech Silicon Valley executive; worked in IBM, CISCO.
Currently General Manager, Cloud Services,
Imaginea Technologies Inc.
☞ For Rishi’s complete community work profile,
RISHI KUMAR FOR COUNCIL 2014 P O BOX 3232, Saratoga CA 95070 • PAID FOR BY KUMAR FOR COUNCIL 2014 | FPPC ID #1364692