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EDCAR Endorses Mike Owen CPA For El Dorado County Auditor-Controller – Owen Campaign Announces Schedule of Key Grassroots Campaign Events
SHINGLE SPINRGS, CA – April 12, 2018 – The El Dorado County Association of REALTORS (EDCAR®) announced their unanimous endorsement for the candidacy of Mike Owen for El Dorado County Auditor-Controller. The election will be decided June 5th, 2018. On the heels of this critical endorsement, Owen’s campaign announced four major campaign events being held at popular venues across the County showing the depth of grassroots support for his efforts from an increasingly wide range of voters.
“Our Board of Directors voted unanimously to endorse your bid for the position of Auditor-Controller.” said Sandi North from the EDCAR Government Affairs Committee in an email to the Owen campaign. “It was enjoyable, educational and encouraging to meet with you and learn more about your quest for the position.”
Discussing his diligent effort to be El Dorado County’s Auditor-Controller, Mike Owen stated “This key endorsement shows the momentum that my campaign has worked hard to build. Support like this makes the amazing depth of the grassroots support that my candidacy has built even more visible to our community. This is perhaps the most important non-partisan endorsement in our County and it shows a craving for leadership that is not based on partisan ties or the status quo. I am thankful that EDCAR understands that I intend to modernize the business practices of the County and serve all members of our community across the political spectrum.”
Owen also announced further evidence of grassroots support by publishing his list of his “Big 4” campaign events featuring the focused energy of his supporters including Sheriff and Janine D’Agostini, Diane Wilkinson and Dave Pratt at leading venues including Davies Family Inn and Poor Reds and featuring musical talent including Late for Dinner and 120 West. “I’m continuing my tireless efforts to take my campaign to the voters and these important campaign gatherings are timed to provide maximum impact before the mail-in ballots go out.” said Owen. From Heavenly Village to Serrano and from Georgetown to Somerset, my message of modernization and reform is ringing true for El Dorado County voters. These events allow real people access to a real candidate who will listen to and address their issues and concerns.”
About the El Dorado County Association of REALTORS
The El Dorado County Association of REALTORS® supports its members through information, education, products and services. EDCAR provides opportunities to expand professional growth through knowledge, leadership and a commitment to excellence. A vital part of the mission of the Association and its Members is the protection and preservation of private property rights.
About the Mike Owen CPA for Auditor-Controller 2018
Mike Owen CPA is a local high school graduate and long-time local business owner. He earned his experience auditing and consulting for Fortune 100 companies including Apple and Cisco Systems. He led a major computer system conversion and an Initial Public Offering before returning to his roots to raise his daughters in El Dorado County. Owen ran for Auditor-Controller in 2014 and was awarded 45% of the vote.