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November 6, 2018 — California General Election

City of Huntington BeachCandidate for City Council

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Kim Carr

Businesswoman/City of Huntington Beach Commissioner
28,030 votes (10.8%)Winning
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Top 3 Priorities

  • Public Safety - Making sure our first responders have the tools they need to do their job right and keep our community safe.
  • Homeless - Creating a long-term, sustainable solution to end homelessness in Orange County
  • Infrastructure - Repairing and replacing Huntington Beach’s aging infrastructure.



Profession:Businesswoman/City of Huntington Beach Commissione
Public Works Commissioner, City of Huntington Beach — Appointed position (2012–current)
National Sales Manager, KUSI-TV (2011–2018)


California State University, Fullerton Bachelor of Arts, Major: American Studies, Minor: Economics (1993)


Kim Carr is a native Southern Californian whose roots date back more than 140 years. Kim attended Pacifica High School in Garden Grove and graduated from California State University, Fullerton with a degree in American Studies and a minor in Economics. 

Kim was appointed to the Huntington Beach Public Works Commission in 2013 and served as the Chair in 2015. She also served on the Huntington Beach General Plan Advisory Committee in 2015. Kim also graduated from Emerge California in April 2018. 

Professionally, Kim is an award-winning executive with over 25-years experience in media sales. Recently, she was the National Sales Manager for a television station in San Diego where she developed marketing and advertising campaigns for a variety of clients. Kim’s commitment to integrity and hard work has earned her the respect of small- and mid-sized business owners as well as Fortune 500 executives. She believes in building and maintaining longterm relationships, delivering on promises and producing results. 


Kim and her family have been active members of the Huntington Beach community for over 20 years. She, her husband and two teenagers have been involved with the Huntington Beach Community Garden, Girl Scouts of Orange County, PTA, APA Junior, AYSO Soccer, Ocean View Little League, Huntington Beach City Junior Lifeguards, HBHS Model United Nations and the Surfrider Foundation. Kim has also completed the Surf City Half-Marathon twice! 


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