California State Assemblyman Allan Mansoor | District 74

Allan Mansoor Biography

State Assemblyman Allan R. Mansoor represents California's 74th District. This district includes Costa Mesa, Huntington Beach, Irvine, Laguna Beach, Laguna Woods and Newport Beach.

Allan was first elected to the Costa Mesa City Council on November 5, 2002 and re-elected in 2006. He was appointed Mayor by the City Council on January 3, 2005 and his colleagues reappointed him two times in recognition of his leadership on behalf of the people of Orange County. Allan was first elected to the State Assembly in 2010 and re-elected in 2012.

As Mayor, Allan focused on getting back to the basics of good city government by focusing on fiscal responsibility, infrastructure repair and public safety. He supported a Residential Remodeling Incentive Program that eliminated fees and allowed citizens to bring their homes up to code without penalty, opposed eminent domain, and supported an overlay zone to encourage free market revitalization in needed areas.

In 1993, Allan was hired by the Orange County Sheriff's Department. His assignments have included patrol in Dana Point and North Operations (includes the unincorporated areas from Santa Ana Heights to Sunset Beach and the unincorporated parts of North Orange County), John Wayne Airport and the Sex Offender Notification And Registration (SONAR) Division.

Allan is a resident of Costa Mesa. He moved to Costa Mesa in 1976 and has lived here most of his life. He attended junior high school at Christ Lutheran and graduated from Estancia High School, where he participated in wrestling and track and field. Allan worked at Orange Coast College as a Campus Safety Officer while studying there and later obtained an Associate's Degree from Coastline Community College.

Allan serves as Vice Chairman of the Assembly Jobs, Economic Development, and the Economy Committee; and as Co-Chair on the Assembly Legislative Ethics Committee. He also serves on the Assembly Budget and Assembly Health Committees.