Community and Political Activities
1962 Youth Advisory Committee, U.S.
Sen. Henry (Scoop) Jackson
1963-65 President, Young Democrats of Washington State
1964 Registration Chairman, King County DemocraticParty
1964-66 Treasurer, Temple Sinai, Bellevue, WA
1965-67 Board Chairman, Young Democrats of Washington
1965-67 National Secretary, Young Democratic Clubs of America
1967-69 Field Director, Young Democratic Clubs of America
1969-71 President, Young Democratic Clubs of America
1968 Assistant to: Vice Chairman, Yound Americans Div.,Demo Nat'l Comm.
1976-78 President, Seattle Hebrew Academy
1977-78 President, Jewish National Fund, Seattle
1977-79 National Young Men's Leadership Cabinet, (United Jewish Appeal)
1980-81 President, Jewish National Fund, Portland,Ore.
1986-88 Board of Directors, High School of Jewish Studies, Seattle
1988 Board of Directors, Congregation Bikur Cholim Machzikay Hadath
1987-89 Board of Directors, Seattle Hebrew Academy
1996-98 Pacesetter Division Leadership Committee (Federated Fund of Greater Wahington D.C.)
1966-2000 Misc. Major campaign positions:
Bonker for Auditor
Chairman, primary campaign, Dixy Lee Ray for Governor
National Humphrey Youth campaign,
Comptroller, National Citizens for McGovern
Bonker for Senate
Rosellini for Governor
Dukakis Primary campaign; many others
2000 Finance Chairman, Bonker for Secretary of State (Washington)
SPECIAL RECOGNITION AWARDS:
1962 Hillel Gold Key Award, University
1963 Young Leadership Cabinet Seminar Award, ISIS, Michigan State U.
1965 Outstanding Young Democrat, Young Democrats of Washington
1968 Appointed NATO Youth Trip delegate, Europeon Conference
1970 Appointed NATO Youth Trip delegate, Europeon Conference
1978 Young Leadership Award Winner (Spitzer) Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle
1984 Outstanding Producer Award, Forman & Associates, General agents, United Equitable Insurance Co.
1986 Pacesetter Recognition Award, new agents, Richards Agency, Mass Mutual Life
1987 CCM award trip and donference, Special Honors Program, Prudential Insurance Co.
1990 Outstanding Leadership Award, Young Democrats of Washington State
1991 - Present
David Sternoff Associates, consultants and proprietary product promotions.
Partial client list includes:
o Sterile Food Products (long shelf life dairy items)
o Chefs Campers (handicap & leisure vehicles)
o Combustion Systems (pollution control)
o Lido Roasters (coffee & peanut roasters)
o M. Dado Enterprises, Lublin, Poland (items for international trade)
o Cybe Vehicles Corp.(robotics)
o RSI Technical (robotic control systems)
President David R. Sternoff Corp., international and domestic metals broker. Bought and sold large "lots" of ferrous and non ferrous metals in truck, container or carload lots to steel mills,refiners,and smelters throughout the US, Canada, Europe, Taiwan, Japan, Korea and other countries.
David Sternoff, licensed Insurance Agent (United Equitable, Prudential, Mass. Mutual, First Colony, King County Blue Cross Blue Shield, American Express, CES, Provident). Agent, Registered representative and consultant. Responsibilities included marketing of life, health,disability, long term care and misc. property and casualty products of A and A+ rated companies. Also represented firms offering broad, flexible range of products including programs that fund and administer Section 125 employee benefit plans for small businesses. Consulting activities often required.
General Manager schnitzer Steel Products Non-Ferrous Division (Full service processing center and domestic and international brokers of non-ferrous metals. Activities included purchasing, sales, bidding, locating sources of supply, marketing, warehousing, claims, arranging letters of credit, and other trade related activities. Supervised many personnel.
Vice President, Western Metals Co., International and domestic brokerage of non-ferrous metals. Purchased and sold RR car and truck or container loads of metals for recycling. Responsible for sales to Europeon and Far East mills,refiners,smelters and traders.
President, David R. Sternoff Corp.,exclusive national representative for a manufacturer of air pollution control equipment for the recycling industry.
Contract Administrator, Richards Shear Co. manufacturer of heavy machine tools for the scrap recycling industry. Duties included coordination between engineering,manufacturing, purchasing and accounting, maintaining production control schedules, shipping of finished goods, trade shows,advertising promotion
o Bachelor of Arts, University of Washington, 1962
o Sr. ISIS Young Executive Seminar, Michigan State, 1963
o Prudential Special Seminar, 1968, Los Angeles, H.Q.