Cheryl's Qualifications

I am a financial expert, professionally trained as a Certified Public Accountant. I will continue to supply needed financial and budgeting knowledge to the City Council.

  • Master of Business Administration, Golden Gate University, San Francisco, Ca.
  • Bachelor of Arts (economics and accounting), Scripps College, Claremont, Ca.

Community leadership:

  • Mayor of Laguna Beach, 2003 to 2004
  • Mayor Pro-tem of Laguna Beach, 2007 to present
  • Laguna Beach City Council, 2000 to present
  • Revenue and Taxation Committee, California League of Cities, 2003 to 2004
  • Laguna Beach Planning Commission, 1995 to 2000
  • Laguna Beach Parking, Traffic and Circulation Committee, 1994-1995
  • Laguna Beach Parking Sticker Concept Task Force, 1994
  • Laguna Beach Village Entrance Task Force, 1995-1996
  • Kinsman & Kinsman, Certified Public Accountants, partner
Community activities:
  • Laguna Beach Neighborhood Watch, board member and treasurer, 1994-present
  • Laguna Presbyterian Church, Sunday school teacher, 1996-2001
  • North Laguna Community Association, board member and past president, 1992-2001
Mayor pro-tem Cheryl Kinsman
Last updated 07/02/08.