meet the candidates

Candidate Forum for City Council

Be an educated voter

Come hear direct from Newport Beach City Council Candidates running for office. Following an interactive panel format, the event will give you a first hand look at the positions and experiences on various topical issues. Events have limited seating. Breakfast and treats are provided by Pain Quotidien and the Lot.

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Joy Brenner, Tim Stoaks, and citizens faced the Pros at the Newport Beach Chamber Candidate Forum.

"We were the only two out of six who had never participated in a Candidate Forum previously.  Not sure about Tim but I was nervous facing a professional politician.  First of all, I’m not a professional and I hope to NEVER be a politician.  Public Servant is the designation I prefer to use.  I found, however, that speaking truth to power was easier than I thought. Now I’m looking forward to the next and the next and..." - Joy Brenner
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Upcoming Candidate Forums
(Visit the Newport Chamber of Commerce for all upcoming public forums to register )



ultimate summer hoedown

Ultimate Summer Hoedown

Ultimate Summer Hoedown at On the Rocks

What a wonderful evening connecting with old and new friends! Running city-wide has the benefit of connecting with constituents in other districts and learning about their most pressing concerns. Newport Heights and CdM Village have many of the same issues. If Newport changed to voting by district, it would save candidates money but there would be less incentive to network in other neighborhoods. I see advantages to both.
“Loved being with some of my favorite people...those who have worked for the good of Newport Beach forever. Wonderful Liddy Paulsen, Former Mayor Evelyn Hart and Principal Scott Paulsen, Ensign, Anderson ++” - Joy Brenner
A special thanks to Peggy Palmer and Jill Ayres for making the Ultimate Summer Hoedown happen and great appreciation to On The Rocks. Please support our sponsors!!!
Thank you the Mellilo Family for everything

Port Street Walk with Joy

Walk with Joy

Please join us for Joy Brenner's Walk with Joy kickoff event on Saturday, September 8th.

Grab a bite to eat, enjoy some music, and leave with walking material and yard signs to distribute. We are bringing the community together to restore honesty and integrity to the Newport Beach City Council.

Date: Saturday, September 8, 2018

Event starts from:9:00 - 10:30 AM

Location: 1854 Port Westbourne Pl, NB 92660

Please join us and show that you too want JOY FOR NEWPORT!!!

RSVP here

walk with joy event