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California Board of EqualizationCandidate for Member, District 4

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Erik Peterson

Huntington Beach Councilmember/Businessman
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Defend Proposition 13 and oppose all tax increases
  • Demand transparency and accountability in state government
  • Ensure taxpayer dollars are properly distributed in an efficient and equitable way.



Profession:Businessman/Huntington Beach Councilman
Local Small Business Owner, President/CEO, Intec Network Solutions, Inc. (2005–current) (2005–current)
City Councilman, Huntington Beach City Council — Elected position (2014–current)
Planning Commissioner, Huntington Beach Planning Commission — Appointed position (2010–2014)

Community Activities

Scoutmaster, Boy Scouts of America (2008–2017)
Marine, USMC (1991–1996)


United States Marine Corps Veteran Erik Peterson was elected to the Huntington Beach City Council in 2014. Re-elected in 2018, he served as Huntington Beach Mayor from 2019 through 2020. As a Council Member, Erik serves as a Director on the Orange County Sanitation District and the Southern California Association of Governments.

A Huntington Beach small business owner, Erik founded Intec Network Solutions in 1999, an electrical contracting company specializing in commercial Fire Alarms and security serving both Southern and Northern California.

Erik and his wife Brandi call Huntington Beach home, where they raised their two sons. Erik is a member of the Huntington Beach American Legion Post 133.

Who gave money to this candidate?


Total money raised: $82,650

Top contributors that gave money to support the candidate, by organization:

Erik Peterson
Employees of SMI Technologies
Black Star Contractors Inc
Employees of Mesa Management
Cerritos Management - Bob Manaici
GF Distribution, Inc.
King's Crew-Greg Gamet
Employees of Nielsen Citrus Products
Southland Tile Tools & Accessories, Inc.

More information about contributions

By State:

California 100.00%

By Size:

Large contributions (99.27%)
Small contributions (0.73%)

By Type:

From organizations (31.14%)
From individuals (68.86%)
Source: MapLight analysis of data from the California Secretary of State.

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