“Supervisor Fennell works hard everyday for the people of Humboldt and is a champion for good jobs, strong public schools and keeping our neighborhoods safe.” - Senator Mike McGuire
A message from Estelle
“I am running for reelection because I want to continue serving and working with my constituents to make Humboldt an even greater place to live and work.
I am passionate about citizen empowerment and community service and believe very strongly in the power of teamwork. We have already made some significant strides and it will be my great honor to build on that good work. I am honored to have such broad based support and key endorsements from my community."
Estelle on the job
Estelle on the job
Why I Support Estelle
Estelle is always available for her constituents and will work for positive resolutions and assist in wading through the sometimes confusing red tape of government. Being an elected official takes an enormous amount of time and sacrifice of family life and personal time, but that what it takes to be a good representative of the people and Estelle has always shown that commitment to the community. – Ronnie Pellegrini
She has been a wonderful advocate for the firefighters and first
responders of Southern Humboldt, helping to get money to the people
who really make a difference in our community. – Fauna Harmon
She is a public servant, NOT a politician…. – Doris Osburn
Her dedication to public service is genuine. She represents the public
based on input from its members. She is a politician who listens and
cares about her community. – Darin & Allison Sullivan
As a recently retired Commander of the California Highway Patrol in Southern Humboldt and Arcata, I’ve had the privilege of working closely with and knowing Estelle. She deeply cares about the community she serves. Estelle has just gotten started and we need her for more. – Adam Jager
Estelle listens to people and works with people in a supportive
manner, and that is much appreciated and welcomed. – Kevin Carter
She makes good decisions, and works to improve our lives. – Vonne Thomas
I support Estelle because she is immersed in our community and has the
people’s best interest at heart. – Kelly Lehman
Estelle has impressed me with her intelligence and clear sightedness since I first met her many years ago when she did the news for KMUD. She has brought her in-depth consideration of matters to her job as Supervisor. I hope the other Board members will not be upset when I say Estelle is my favorite Supervisor. – ED Denson
Estelle works extremely hard and is a proven leader. She talks the
talk and walks the walk. We need for Estelle to continue with her good
work. So vote for her already. – Walter Harry Wilson
She supports and cares for our community! – Carolyn Hensley
Estelle has proven her a ability to be a leader in Humboldt County by her service to the 2nd District and the Board of Supervisors over the past 3 years. – Frank Wilson
Estelle listens to many opinions, applies commonsense to resulting
decisions and those choices benefit a great many people in our
district. Yes, she does listen with openness! – Kent Wrede
Estelle is informed and proactive. Her dedication and commitment is evident by her willingness to hear concerns and assist with solutions. Estelle embodies public service by keeping the best interest of her constituents at the forefront of her decisions and endeavors at all times. – Marie Essig
I support Estelle because she listens to her constituents, responds to their needs, and gets things done!! – Joe Whitney
She is doing a great job! – Barbara Pancoast
Estelle listens and then acts on what is good for our County. She has a big heart and always has a way to make smart decisions. – Mike L Newman
It is so nice to have a representative in Southern Humboldt that understands our needs. – John Jennings
She is doing a great job! – Mary Neufeld
I am in constant awe of Estelle’s tireless work ethic and her determination to get the job done. I completely throw my support behind her re-election. – John Ford
Estelle In Action
Early morning at the Incident Base Camp during the Humboldt Lightning Complex Fires.
Conferring with CalFire Chief Marty Hobbs.
Identifying the numerous fire locations prior to visiting the front lines.
Just south of Blocksburg, Fire Crews conduct safety briefing before launching the day’s operations.
As the fires spread and multiplied Incident Management Team 5 was brought in.
Estelle Chairs the first ever official Board of Supervisors meeting in Southern Humboldt (Redway) July 13, 2015.
Estelle works with Senator Mike McGuire to find ways to help Rio Dell revitalize and repair old water infrastructure.
Mayor Frank Wilson, City Council Member Debra Garnes and City Manager Kyle Knopp discuss infrastructure needs with Estelle and Senator Mike McGuire.
Looking over maps and historical data with Rio Dell Mayor Frank Wilson, City Council Member Debra Garnes and City Manager Kyle Knopp and Senator Mike McGuire.
Randy Jensen of Public Works leads a tour of the site.
Estelle Emcees Wildwood Days Parade in Rio Dell August 2015.
Toddy Thomas Middle School Leadership Panel with the students.
Estelle was joined by School Superintendent, Julie Johannsen and Dan Collins in a great discussion with the students about what it takes to be a leader in Government, Education and the private sector.
Having fun after a great discussion about Leadership at Toddy Thomas Middle School.
Some of the traits students at Toddy Thomas think make for a good leader.