Lance Atkins

Key Facts

Party N/A; nonpartisan election
Status Challenger

Background

Born and raised in Southern Idaho, Lance Atkins would go on to study Agricultural Science at Brigham Young University-Idaho receiving a bachelor’s degree [1]. Additionally, Atkins would go on to receive an M.S. from Iowa State University in Agronomy [1].

With lifelong work in agriculture, Atkins has led several agricultural organizations including the California Crop Improvement Association as a Director and President and the California Seed Association as a Director [2].

Key Issues

Water

Atkins wants to protect water access for generations to come through sustainable practices. He also hopes to work with California water stakeholders to responsibly manage surface-water and groundwater [2].

Endorsements

No endorsements could be found.

Sources

1 Capay Farms 
2 Butte County Voter Information Guide 
3 Facebook