John is the current Chair of the Rent Board, and is seeking one more term on the Board. He has served on the Budget and Personnel Committee, the 4 X 4, and the Eviction Committee. His past and present experience in Berkeley as a thirty-one year resident and only senior on the Board include 12 years on the Berkeley School Board including 3 as Board President, Zoning Adjustments Board, Library Board, Steering Committee of Berkeley Citizen Action and Berkeley Tenants Union, and active membership in Berkeley Progressive Alliance. Housing is a human right. John Selawsky is committed to that concept, and ensuring that Berkeley minimizes displacement of tenants and expands tenant protections and stabilized rents. Each of us matters, collectively we can achieve what we need.