California Controller

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    Konstantinos Roditis
    (Rep)

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    Betty T. Yee
    (Dem)

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Biographical Information

What would you do as controller to bring transparency to state and local government spending?

Age 39
Birthplace (city) Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
Residence (city) Anaheim
Campaign telephone (949) 607-8294
Campaign email roditis@cacontroller.com
Education Bachelor's degree, political science/international relations, UC San Diego, 2004.
Experience City commissioner, City of Anaheim, 2011-17; treasurer, Board of Directors, Anaheim Performing Arts Center Foundation, 2017-present; president/CEO, numerous corporations, 2004-present; board of directors, ECO Sciences, 2017-present.
Fiscal responsibility should not be a partisan issue. As your next state controller, I will protect taxpayers from waste, fraud and abuse no matter where it comes from. My agenda is to protect taxpayers, not special-interest groups.
Age 61
Birthplace (city) San Francisco
Residence (city) Alameda
Campaign telephone (818) 884-1818
Campaign email info@bettyyee.com
Education Master's of public administration, Golden Gate University, San Francisco, 1981; bachelor's degree, sociology, UC Berkeley, 1979.
Experience CA State Controller, 2015-present; CA State Board of Equalization, First District Member, 2007-14; CA State Board of Equalization, Acting Member, 2004-06; Chief Deputy Dir., CA Department of Finance, 1999-2003.
I will continue to elevate the transparency of state and local spending by featuring key financial information on the Controller's website in the Government Data and Accountability section.