Frank Kim

COUNTY EXECUTIVE OFFICER, COUNTY OF ORANGE

Runs one of largest counties in country … $5.6B budget, 18K jobs … works for supervisors under 5-year, $250K annual pact … known to get along with elected, union bosses … CSULB accounting grad left private sector for staff gig at post-BK OC … 20 years later unanimously tapped for new slot replacing chief admin role … room to grow: OC gets state low, 6 cents, on every property tax dollar sent north