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Los Angeles County, CA June 8, 2010 Election
City Treasurer; City of Torrance Voter Information

Results as of Jul 2 1:59pm, 100.00% of Precincts Reporting (91/91)
Candidates (Vote for 1)

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Dana Cortez Click here for more information about this candidate 12,129 votes 66.86%

  • Occupation: Torrance Deputy City Treasurer
  • Bachelor's Degree USC (Full Scholarship)
  • Management/Administration Certification UCLA
  • 17 Years Municipal Treasury Experience
  • History of Community Involvement
  • Safeguard City Assets above all
  • Continue the successful practices in place
  • Use technology to enhance performance
Steve Groom Click here for more information about this candidate 6,011 votes 33.14%
  • Occupation: Government CFO
  • Certified California Municipal Treasurer (CCMT) by California Municipal Treasurers Association
  • Certified Government Financial Manager (CGFM) by Association of Government Accountants
  • Certified Public Finance Administrator (CPFA) by Association of Public Treasurers US & Canada
  • Bachelor's Degree, Cal State Northridge, Business Administration, Finance
  • 26 years accounting and finance experience
  • 12 years Controller and above
  • Maximize investment income, a funding source that can prevent service cuts, tax increases or fee increases, money the city already has.
  • Deliver integrity; state and national government treasury certifications
  • Safeguard Torrance's investment fund, guard against State "borrowing" by diversifying out of State-managed investment pool

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  Official Information

City of Torrance
LWV Candidate Forum

Monday, April 19
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Katy Geissert Library Meeting Room, 3301 Torrance Bl
LWV Torrance Area; AAUW; Torrance Council of PTAs
video: taped for airing on Torrance Community Television
Other Candidate Forums

Wednesday, March 24
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
place: Bartlett Senior Center,
1318 Cravens Avenue
Sponsor: Old Torrance Neighborhood Assn

Monday, May 3
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
place: Anza Elementary School,
21400 Ellinwood Dr.
Sponsor: Southwood HOA

Monday, May 17
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
place: Bert Lynn Middle School,
5038 Halison St
Sponsor: West Torrance HOA

Thursday, May 27
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
place: North High School Library,
3620 W. 182nd St
Sponsor: North Torrance HOA
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