Voter’s Edge California
Get the facts before you vote.
Brought to you by
League of Women Voters of California Education Fund
California Common Cause@CommonCauseCA
November 8, 2016 — California General Election
We depend on your support.
Share your knowledge

Text VOTE to 52000 to donate $10.

Do you feel better informed having used Voter's Edge?

Help us inform other voters.


City of Pismo BeachCandidate for City Council

Photo of Erik Howell

Erik Howell

Pismo Beach Councilmember
1,944 votes (25.59%)Winning
Use tab to activate the candidate button. Use "return" to select this candidate. You can access your list by navigating to 'My Choices'.
For more in-depth information on this candidate, follow the links for each tab in this section. For most screenreaders, you can hit Return or Enter to enter a tab and read the content within.
Candidate has provided information.

My Top 3 Priorities

  • Maintain the City's Fiscal Health
  • Ensure a Secure Water Supply
  • Underground Utilities



Profession:Pismo Beach City Council Member
City Council Member, City of Pismo Beach — Elected position (2012–current)
Commissioner, California Coastal Commission — Appointed position (2014–current)
School Board Trustee, Lucia Mar Unified School District — Elected position (1995–2012)

Who supports this candidate?

Featured Endorsements

  • Bill Monning, California State Senate Majority Leader
  • Katcho Achadjian, California State Assemblymember
  • The Tribune

Elected Officials (8)

  • Fiona Ma, California Board of Equalization Member
  • Gavin Newsom, California Lieutenant Governor
  • Debbie Arnold, San Luis Obispo County Supervisor
  • Bruce Gibson, San Luis Obispo County Supervisor
  • Lyn Compton, San Luis Obispo County Supervisor
  • Adam Hill, San Luis Obispo County Supervisor
  • Mary Ann Reiss, Pismo Beach Citycouncilmember
  • Sheila Blake, Pismo Beach City Councilmember

Please share this site to help others research their voting choices.