The Republican Party of Los Angeles County officially endorsed Michele Jenkins to continue serving as a member of the Santa Clarita Community College District Board of Trustees.

“This is a privilege and an honor,” Jenkins said of the endorsement, which was announced on Aug. 26. “Thank you, LAGOP.”

Jenkins is running for Seat 4 on the Board of Trustees. The Santa Clarita Community College District encompasses the Santa Clarita Valley and includes one institution, College of the Canyons, which operates campuses in Valencia and Canyon Country.