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City of National CityCandidate for City Treasurer

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R. Mitchel Beauchamp

City Treasurer, City of National City
8,757 votes (64.25%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Maintain vigilance on investments of City's reserve funds and expenditures according to the approved budget
  • To maintain integrity in the Treasurer's office, free of scandal
  • Monitor cash flow weekly



Profession:Environmental Consultant, former Railroad Manager, current City Treasurer
President,, Pacific Southwest Biological Services, Inc. (1976–current)
City Treasurer, City of National City — Elected position (2008–current)


San Diego State College M Sc Degree in Biological Sciences, B Sc Degree in Botany, Biological Science (1973)

Questions & Answers

Questions from League of Women Voters of San Diego (1)

What "people skills"--both from a public service standpoint and from an office management and leadership standpoint--will you bring to the City Treasurer's office if elected? 
Answer from R. Mitchel Beauchamp:

No people skills are required since the Finance Departmnt is managed by professional finanically trained persons.

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