With three seats open, incumbent Jack Nelson was the only person who had filed candidate papers as of the Almanac's press time on Monday; incumbent Rex Ianson has taken out papers.
Although she has yet to file her papers, Ms. Clarke has publicly announced her intention to run and has established a website as she launches her campaign. She is a member of the Menlo Park Housing Commission and serves on the city's Housing Element Steering Committee.
Mr. Nelson is serving out his first four-year term. He is the board's vice president. Mr. Ianson, a retired 36-year firefighter in the district, was elected to the board in 2005.