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By Christina Selter

My husband, Christopher, and I are proud to call San Clemente home. This is a wonderful, unique city, and I’m running for city council to improve our community’s high quality of life.

I’m not a politician, and I’ve never run for elected office. I’m simply a concerned citizen, mother and business owner who wants to give back even more to San Clemente.

I’ve spent my career in the private sector and, as a businesswoman, I know what it takes to create jobs, balance budgets, manage employees, make payroll and battle government red tape. Through my service with the Orange County Senior Citizens Advisory Council, I understand how to make government run more like a business.

I’m honored to be a member of several organizations and charities for San Clemente.

I care deeply about our city and the people of San Clemente. I have worked to launch several initiatives, and I currently serve as a board member on several committees and volunteer at many nonprofits:

  • Orange County Office on Aging Board Member for Senior Citizens Advisory Board and the Elderly Health and Nutrition Committee
  • Volunteer Leader for the Senior Ministry for my church
  • Breast Cancer Awareness Drives
  • Baby Boomer Basics senior safety advocacy
  • Clean Up the Beach
  • Bark, Buckle Up & Bark 10-4: pet travel safety programs partnering with first responders

I would like to help with keeping our city safer, as well as implement my program to decrease homelessness, reduce traffic and prevent a toll road by improving local mobility with programs like OCFLEX, which has been successful in our surrounding cities in Orange County.

I would be honored to earn your vote for our city council on Nov. 5, 2019.

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