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Daniel E. Griset


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Date Party Office Votes Result
11-04-1986 Democratic AD-72 23769 Loss

Candidate Biography:

Born: Santa Ana, CA
Married: Carol
Children: Three
Family: Son of Lorin Griset; Santa Ana City Councilmember (1967-1975) and Santa Ana Mayor (1969-1973)

Previous: Planning Commissioner, City of Santa Ana
1979-1992: Member, Santa Ana City Council
Previous: Mayor, City of Santa Ana
1992-1999: Director, Orange County Water District
1996-1999: Commissioner, Santa Ana Watershed Project Authority
2005-Present: Member, Metropolitan Water District of Southern California