Sam Fant is the Area 1 representative on the Manteca Unified School District Board of Trustees. He was first elected to the position in 2012. Sam Fant was elected to the Board of Education in 2012 and serves as an executive Board Member and Delegate representing all of the school districts in San Joaquin County. San Fant is a candidate for District 6 of the Stockton City Council. He is running in the general election on November 8, 2016.