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Schaffer Posts Most Endorsements from Local Officials in Auditor-Controller Race

Betsy Schaffer, Santa Barbara County’s assistant auditor-controller, leads the race for auditor controller with endorsements from mayors and city councilmembers ranging from Carpinteria Mayor Fred Shaw to Santa Maria City Councilmember Jack Boysen.

Schaffer, who is a certified public accountant, recently has been endorsed by the following local officials:

U.S. Rep. Salud Carbajal; County Supervisors Das Williams, Janet Wolf and Joan Hartmann; Santa Barbara Mayor Cathy Murillo; and Santa Barbara City Councilmembers Eric Friedman and Gregg Hart; Goleta Mayor Paula Perotte; and Goleta Councilmembers Michael T. Bennett, Stuart Kasdin and Kyle Richards.

Schaffer has been a CPA for 23 years, and has some 26 years of experience in accounting for schools, cities, county and private sector. She is also a certified public finance officer.

The election is June 5.

— Robert W. Geis for Betsy Schaffer Campaign.


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