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November 6, 2018 — California General Election
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City of SeasideCandidate for Mayor

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Lisa Anne Sawhney

Business Owner/Advisor
1,545 votes (20.18%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • SAFETY Investing in Police & Fire as well as other City Services to ensure a safe and prosperous Coastal and Diverse University City.
  • STEWARDSHIP Ensuring fiscal transparency & responsibility, responsible & planned development, and overall long term vision for Seaside's future.
  • SUCCESS! Overseeing careful fiscal choices and ensuring strong development contracts and plans, as well as attracting careers in the community will ensure Seaside's Success for future generations and decades to come.



University of CA: Irvine Master's Certificate, Human Resources & Organizational Leadership, Organizational HR and Learship (current)
University of Minnesota, Carlson School of Management Bachelor's in Business (BSB), Business: Management Information Systems & Organizational Design (2000)


Hello!  I'm Lisa Anne Sawhney and my vision for Seaside includes Safety, Stewardship and Success for our wonderfully diverse University and Coastal City.   My priorities as Mayor, include:
  • Maintaining, saving, investing in current City services and infrastructure;
  • Overseeing and embracing the changed/future structure of FORA;
  • Ensuring fiscal strength and oversight;
  • Focusing on economic development, including, but not limited to, affordable housing, transportation needs, careers/sustainable living wages;
  • Encouraging more discussion, diverse viewpoints, non-partisan cooperation, transparency in chambers as well as more cooperation with other agency partners;
  • Ensuring Seaside parks and public spaces are updated, planned, maintained;
  • Attracting and driving visionary, diverse, sustainable, responsible development for Seaside
. I hold certificates in leadership, project management and human resources from UC Irvine and George Washington University and a BS in Business, from the University of Minnesota.  I am a Businesswoman and an Organizational Management Advisor with strong leadership skills and experience. My professional experience includes: advising and working with corporations, businesses and non-profits.   There’s more at my   I request your vote in person or by mail. It would be my honor to serve, ensuring the Safety, Stewardship & Success of Seaside for today, as well as future decades and generations. Thank You!

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