Friday, September 30, 2022

Coronado’s New City Manager Tina Friend (Video)

Coronado’s new City Manager Tina Friend is a seasoned hand in coastal California local government.

With a law degree and a masters degree in public policy, she is also experienced in economic development and recovery, tourism, libraries, public safety, housing and homelessness.

Tina recently sat down with Brad Willis to discuss opportunities and challenges, controversies and collaborations, and the unique character of our complex community.



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Brad Willis
Brad Willis
Brad Willis is an author and retired network news foreign correspondent who has worked in Afghanistan, Iraq, Africa, Latin America and Asia. He has received national and international awards for compassionate journalism and for his war coverage. Brad is longtime Coronado resident who also Commissioner of Public Art for the City of Coronado. Send news tips or story ideas to: