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Dunning’s Latest

Thanks to the most famous Bob in town, Bob Dunning, for his hilarious write up of my visit to his great family. Sorry for barging in, but that’s the door to door engagement that makes this town so great to live in. Happy to see that Bob D. is a devoted dog owner, who willRead More »

The Sacramento Bee Endorses Bob

I’m honored to have just received the endorsement of the Sacramento Bee for Davis School Board! The endorsement is particularly gratifying since it is based on an objective evaluation of what I can bring to the table on behalf of all of our children and schools. The Bee says that: “Poppenga – who has oneRead More »

Madhavi Sunder Supports Bob

I’m truly gratified by all of the great community support that I have received for my School Board campaign. It has been humbling to have so many diverse people contribute in so many ways as we move toward a positive election result on November 8th.  Our current School Board President Madhavi Sunder recognizes the need forRead More »

New partnership between UCD School of Veterinary Medicine and DJUSD

Thanks to the DJUSD teachers and administrators and UC Davis administrators, faculty and students who have made a new partnership between the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine and the School District possible! And thanks to the Davis Enterprise’s Tanya Perez for highlighting this partnership! “One of the perks of living in a college townRead More »

Blue Devils for Bob Event

Dan Wolk, Will Arnold, Rochelle Swanson and Tom Cross invite community members to join them at “Blue Devils for Bob,” an event supporting Bob Poppenga for Davis School Board. The event will take place Tuesday, September 27, from 5:30 to 7:30pm at Our House Restaurant & Lounge, 808 Second Street in Downtown Davis. Appetizers andRead More »

My multilingual website

Español / 中文 / English In this town, a successful school board campaign must be the work of more than just the candidate. That is why I am so proud of all the work being done for my campaign by so many volunteers. I want to thank all of them, but today I want toRead More »

Bob Poppenga Leads the Race in School Board Fundraising

Bob Poppenga has raised twice as much in monetary gifts as the three other candidates for the Davis School Board in the November election combined, according to the latest campaign disclosure statements. Poppenga raised $8,719, while Susan Lovenburg, who is running for her third term on the School Board, raised $4,360, for the period fromRead More »

Back to School Lemonade Party in the Park

You are invited to celebrate the beginning of the new school year with Davis School Board candidate Bob Poppenga, Saturday, August 27, 1pm to 3pm, Slide Hill Park (2850 Temple Drive, Davis, CA 95618). Come join supporters and learn more about Bob’s campaign — all are welcome! Children are encouraged to attend too — there willRead More »

First Official Candidate for the Davis School Board November Election

Bob Poppenga, a faculty veterinarian at UC Davis, became the first official candidate for the Davis school board in the November election.  He filed at the Yolo County Elections office on Wednesday. He was a school board candidate in 2014. Poppenga  has been a university educator for over 25 years.  He moved to Davis withRead More »

Front Page of the Enterprise

This week’s Sunday Davis Enterprise has a front page article about John Bowes, the new superintendent of the Davis school district. The article included a photo of Mr. Bowes shaking hands with Bob Poppenga at a welcoming reception for the new superintendent last June. Note that Mr. Bowes is inviting people to send him email (toRead More »