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Orange County, CA June 3, 2014 Election
 Smart Voter John Wayne Willard

Candidate for
Auditor-Controller; County of Orange

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: Assistant Director CEO/HR - CPA
  • 33 years of County accounting and auditing experience
  • Board certified in all areas of the Auditor-Controller including accounting, finance, internal auditing, fraud investigations, and forensics
  • Bachelor's degree in accounting and a CPA, MBA, CGFM, CFE, GBA, RPA, DABFA, CFS, and CIA
  • Proven track record of rooting out waste and fraud. Discovered the largest embezzlement in County history exceeding $1 million
  • First Auditor to conduct audits of elected officials
  • Saved the County over $100 million in pension costs
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Pay the County's bills timely. 31% of vendors said they are paid late by the County.
  • Expand Customer Service hours. We work for the taxpayers. If we are open 8:00 to 5:00 then we should answer taxpayer's questions from 8:00 to 5:00
  • Replace the Auditor-Controller's property tax system. The County is suing its Vendor over cost overruns and deliverables
Key Endorsements
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