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San Luis Obispo CountyCandidate for Supervisor, Supervisorial District 3

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Dan Carpenter

Businessman/City Councilman
4,104 votes (31.23%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Bring back transparency and accessibility lacking presently in 3rd District.
  • Exercise spending discipline fiscal responsibility to protect all tax payers and support our small business economy.
  • Streamline a more efficient regulatory process.



Profession:San Luis Obispo City Council Member since 2010 • Business and Commercial Property Owner
San Luis Obispo City Council Member • Currently Vice Mayor, San Luis Obispo City Council Member — Elected position (2013–current)
Business and Commercial Property Owner, Self (1972–2016)
San Luis Obispo City Council Member, San Luis Obispo City Council Member — Appointed position (2010–2012)
Member, San Luis Obispo City Planning Commission — Appointed position (2006–2009)


California Polytechnic State University • San Luis Obispo Bachelor of Science, Business Management (1976)
California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo Bachelor of Science Degree, Business Management (1976)

Community Activities

Member, San Luis Obispo Chamber of Commerce (2015–current)
Member , Pismo Beach Chamber of Commerce (2015–current)
Member , Arroyo Grande Grover Beach Chamber of Commerce (2015–current)
Eagle Scout, Boy Scouts of America/National Eagle Scout Association (1970–current)
Member, San Luis Obispo Cultural Heritage Committee (2002–2006)

Who supports this candidate?

Featured Endorsements

  • Shelly Higginbotham • Mayor City of Pismo Beach
  • Dodie Williams • Former San Luis Obispo City Council Member
  • Andrea Seastrand • Former Member U.S. House of Representatives

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