- Michael Abdallah at a glance
Occupation: Retired math teacher.
Family: Married to wife, Susan, for 28 years,
and two adult children, Angela and Christine.
Education: Bachelor’s degree in mathematics and
master’s degree in education from the University of the
- Karen Hettervik at a glance
Occupation: Registered dental hygienist.
Family: Adult daughter, Stephanie, and son,
Adam, both products of Lodi Unified schools.
Education: Associate of Science in dental
hygiene from University of California, San Francisco.
- Frank Michael at a glance
Occupation: Credit union president.
Family: Married to wife, Lori, for 19 years;
eight children, three of whom still attend Lodi schools.
Education: Bachelor’s degree in public
administration from California State University, San Diego.
Posted: Monday, October 18, 2010 12:00 am
Updated: 6:10 am, Mon Oct 18, 2010.
Three political newcomers are hoping to fill the remaining
two-year term of the Lodi Unified School District board seat left
vacant by Harvey Bills. They are Michael Abdallah, Karen Hettervik
and Frank Michael. The position serves Area 6, and the term expires
Abdallah says he is passionate about providing an excellent
education for all children, and feels he brings to the board
professional qualifications and experiences that will assist in
defining a vision and direction for the school district.
Monday, October 18, 2010 12:00 am.
Updated: 6:10 am.