14th Senate District Bios


Tom Berryhill

Age: 56

Hometown: Oakdale

Occupation: State Assembly member

Education: Attended California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo

Family: Married, two children

Key endorsements: Sen. Dave Cogdill, R-Modesto; Fresno Mayor Ashley Swearengin; Howard Jarvis Taxpayer Association


Tim Campi

Age: 52

Hometown: Manteca

Occupation: Equipment engineer

Education: Buchser High School, Santa Clara

Family: Widowed, two children

Key endorsements: None

Web: None

Bret de St. Jeor

Age: 50

Hometown: Modesto

Occupation: Business owner

Education: Bachelor's degree in international business, University of Utah

Family: Married, two children

Key endorsements: Several Modesto business people


Heidi Fuller

Age: 46

Hometown: Columbia

Education: Law degree, George Washington University

Occupation: Former utility industry consultant

Family: Married, one child

Key endorsements: The Independence Caucus (a conservative group)


Tom Marsella

Age: 69

Hometown: Fresno

Occupation: Financial adviser

Education: Business degree, California State University, Fresno

Family: Divorced, three sons

Key endorsements: Former Fresno Mayor Jim Patterson, east side farmer Bob Smittcamp



Larry Johnson

Age: 63

Hometown: Clovis

Occupation: Owns aviation insurance agency, retired airline captain

Education: Fork Union Military Academy, Virginia

Family: Wife, five children

Key endorsements: California Democratic Party

Web: None