“John Sawyer is a proven leader for Santa Rosa through his work as a City Council member, Vice Mayor and Mayor. He’s active and understands the issues Santa Rosans face. As the longtime operator of Sawyer’s News, he is an experienced businessman and fixture of our community. I’m proud to support him.”

 - Mike Thompson, U.S. Congressman

“John has proven himself to be the steady hand and consensus-building leader we need on the Santa Rosa City Council. His background as a longtime business owner, Mayor and lifelong resident provides him with both the institutional knowledge and level head we need to address the many important issues facing Santa Rosa in the years ahead.”

 - Pam Chanter, Santa Rosa Resident and Chairwoman, Sonoma County Economic Development Board

“John Sawyer has been an effective and pragmatic member of the Santa Rosa City Council. He builds consensus and maintains a calm and collective temperament no matter what issue comes before us. John has the right skill set needed to continue leading Santa Rosa toward a brighter future.”

 - Tom Schwedhelm, Santa Rosa City Councilmember and former Police Chief

“John Sawyer has worked tirelessly to improve and sustain the quality of life for families, seniors and our small business community. I’ve known John for many years and he continues to be engaged, involved and deliver for the needs of Santa Rosa. I’m joining with hundreds of neighbors and community leaders in support of his re-election to City Council.”

- Mike McGuire, State Senator

“As a graduate of Montgomery High School and Santa Rosa’s public schools, John Sawyer has always been supportive of our children and next generation. He has been there for our teachers, children and families by advocating for safe streets, parks and neighborhoods, and his good work on the Council has earned my vote for him to continue serving.”

 - Elaine Guaraglia, Bennett Valley Resident and Retired Teacher