Latest updates from the campaign:
"Not only do we see Utsumi as "a champion for all students" (as his campaign slogan states), but as a true advocate for the betterment of the whole district from the Area 4 seat as well."
Thursday, October 8, 2020 3:23 PM
"I’ve known and worked with Michael for over a decade in support of Dublin public schools. He joined me as features editor of onedublin.org for several years (a volunteer-run website focused on education issues) and has been a tireless volunteer in support of Dublin schools."
Thursday, October 8, 2020 3:21 PM
"Michael is passionate about the academic success of all students and I believe will make the perfect candidate and serving member of the Dublin School Board."
Thursday, October 1, 2020 5:00 PM
"... his impressive understanding of the district’s budgetary needs and education standards, show us that Utsumi has the energy, passion and dedication to become a key player at the board table."
Monday, August 31, 2020 9:00 PM
"I believe that residents in every election deserve options," Utsumi told the Weekly, saying several factors compelled him to run for trustee: his 15-year background serving in local schools -- including a decade of in-classroom volunteer tutoring and even longer serving on various DUSD committees and site councils -- and a desire for a more united district administration.