Manhattan Beach Former Mayor Wayne Powell

Professional Profile

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Civic:

  • Manhattan Beach City Councilmember: 2009 to 2017 (Elected in 2009; Re-Elected 2013)

  • Mayoral Terms: May 1, 2012 to February 19, 2013 and September 16, 2014 to July 7, 2015

  • Los Angeles County Beach Commissioner – 2009 to 2017 (Chair: 2015)

  • United States Conference of Mayors – Member Mayor (2012/13 and 2014/15)

Current:

  • MB Fire Dept. Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) – Board of Directors/ Co-Founder

  • City of Manhattan Beach Senior Advisory Committee Member

  • Los Angeles County Assessor Advisory Council Member

  • Beach Cities Health District – Finance Committee Member

  • P.S. I Love You Foundation – Volunteer / Former Board Director

  • Leadership Manhattan Beach (Class of 2005) – Fmr. Board Director

  • Manhattan Beach Community Police Academy – Alumni/Volunteer

  • Manhattan Beach Police Neighborhood Watch – Block Captain

  • Manhattan Beach Hometown Fair & 10K Run – Volunteer

  • Manhattan Beach Older Adults Program – Volunteer

  • Concerts at The Point, El Segundo – Concerts Emcee

  • South Bay TV – "Powell to the People" TV Show Host/Producer

  • Cal. State University, Long Beach – College of Business Mentor

  • Catalina Island Conservancy – Certified Naturalist / Volunteer

  • California & FEMA Certified Emergency Disaster Service Worker

Former:

  • Manhattan Beach Mayor – City Centennial Year Parade and Events: 2012

  • Manhattan Beach Historical Society – President, Board of Directors

  • Manhattan Beach Planning Commissioner: 2006-09 (Chair: 2009, Vice-Chair: 2008)

  • Manhattan Beach Parking and Public Improvements Commissioner: 2005-06

  • Manhattan Beach Cultural Arts Commissioner: 2000-05 (Chair: 2002-03 & 2003-04, Vice-Chair: 2001-02)

  • American Planning Association (Los Angeles Section) – Executive Board of Directors: 2007-09

  • California State University, Long Beach Alumni Association – Executive Board of Directors (Vice President)

Other:

  • Senior Vice President/CFO – Finance & Accounting Executive for 30+ years

  • Manhattan Beach Homeowner & Community Leader/Volunteer for 25+ years

  • National Eagle Scout Association – Life Member (Eagle Scout)

  • Beta Gamma Sigma Business Honor Society – Life Member

  • Phi Kappa Phi Scholastic Honor Society – Life Member

  • League of California Cities' Advanced Leadership Award

  • Recipient of Certificates of Recognition for Outstanding Community Service from: U.S. Congress, U.S. Senate, California State Assembly, California State Senate and L.A. County Board of Supervisors

  • United States Presidential National Distinguished Service Award

  • United States Conference of Mayors’ Climate Protection Award

  • Wyland Foundation National Mayor’s Sustainability Award

  • Harvard Clubs of Southern California, Cape Cod and Palm Beach – Member

  • Harvard University, JFK School of Government, Alumni Association – Member

  • California State University, Long Beach – Alumni Association - My Alumni Talk

  • California State University, Long Beach – CSULB Featured Alumnus


Education:

  • B.S. in Accounting/Finance (Magna Cum Laude) – California State University, Long Beach

  • Executive Leadership Certificate – Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government

  • International Leadership Certificate – University of Oxford, England UK

  • Global Leadership Certificate – British Council, London, England UK

  • Executive Management Certificate – University of Southern California, Marshall School of Business

  • Economics and International Business Certificate – International Business Management Institute; Berlin, Germany

  • Mayors & Council Members Academy – League of California Cities; Sacramento, California

  • Municipal Finance Institute – League of California Cities; Long Beach, California

  • Local Leaders Forum – USC Price School of Public Policy, Executive Education

  • Associated Press Television & Radio Association – TV News Anchor Academy

  • United States Conference of Mayors – White House; Washington, D.C. Click hereπŸ‘ˆπŸ»

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☞ Facebook: http://Facebook.com/WaynePowell4MB

☞ Instagram: http://Instagram.com/WaynePowell4MB

☞ Twitter: http://Twitter.com/WaynePowell4MB

☞ LinkedIn: http://LinkedIn.com/in/WaynePowell

☞ Nextdoor: https://Nextdoor.com/profile/9857633

☞ YouTube: http://YouTube.com/WaynePowell4MB

☞ Flickr: http://www.Flickr.com/photos/WaynePowell

☞ Blogspot: http://WaynePowell4MB.blogspot.com

☞ Powell to the People Radio: http://WaynePowell.net

California State University, Long Beach

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Wayne Powell Lecture Halls