Live Candidate Forums on KEET-TV

Get Ready for the Primary Election!


To help you prepare for the June 7 Primary Election, The League of Women Voters of Humboldt County, in partnership with KEET-TV, will present live candidate forums on Mondays and Wednesdays beginning at 7 p.m. from May 9 to June 1, 2022. You have the opportunity to ask questions of the candidates via email before the forums, or you can call in your questions to KEET on the night of the forums.


Ask Questions:

Questions for candidates may be submitted by email to [email protected].

The phone lines open at 6:45 on the nights of the forums. We ask that you have your questions prepared to dictate to the operator when you call 707-445-0811.


Schedule and Candidates:


Monday, May 9: Auditor-Controller

  • Karen Paz Dominguez-Incumbent
  • Cheryl Dillingham-Finance Director


Wednesday, May 11: Supervisor District 4

  • Natalie Arroyo-City Councilmember/Planner
  • Kim Bergel-Eureka City Council Member for Ward 5
  • Mike l. Newman-Commercial Insurance Broker


Monday, May 16: Supervisor District 5

  • Steve Madron-Incumbent
  • Larry Doss-Businessman/Rancher


Wednesday, May 18: District Attorney

  • Michael Philip Acosta-Attorney
  • Stacey Eads-Assistant District Attorney
  • Adrian Kamada-Deputy Public Defender


Monday, May 23: Recorder-County Clerk, Registrar of Voters

  • Juan Pablo Cervantes-Deputy County Registrar
  • Benjamin J. Hersberger-Fiscal Officer
  • Tiffany Hunt Nielsen-Deputy Recorder/Clerk


Wednesday, May 25: Arcata City Council

  • Chase Marcum-Anthropologist
  • Humnath Panta-Cal Poly Humboldt Professor
  • Dana Quillman-Retired
  • Edith Rosen-Business Management Consultant
  • Alexandra Stillman-Entrepreneur
  • Kimberley White-Project Coordinator

Wednesday, June 1: Superior Court Judge

  • Ben McLaughlin-Attorney
  • Steven M. Steward-Deputy District Attorney


You can stream the forums live or watch them later on KEET’s YouTube Channel at You can contact the League of Women Voters of Humboldt at (707) 444-9252 and visit their website at


May 09 2022


7:00 pm - 9:00 pm