Santa Monica resident Susan Cloke — who is the chairman of the County Marina del Rey Design Control Board — and Venice resident Linda Lucks have been named speaker coordinators of the Los Angeles County Women for Kerry/Edwards organization.

Santa Monica resident Kelly Hayes-Raitt is the media coordinator of the group, which is the local affiliate of California Women for Kerry.

“California women know theyíll get a better deal with President Kerry and weíll be registering and inspiring voters throughout Los Angeles County,” said Aileen Adams, a California Women spokesperson.