MARILYN C. BREWER
A business owner and former aide to Supervisor Thomas F. Riley, Brewer won a hard-fought Republican primary four years ago. She has no Democratic opponent.
* Political party: Republican
* Age: 55
* Residence: Newport Beach
* Education: Attended Fullerton College and Cal State Fullerton
* Career highlights: Elected in 1994. Principal in a plastics and injection-molding business for 20 years. Mariposa Women's Center board of directors; on the board of Sisters of the Sacred Heart.
* Priorities: Advocate laws to help small businesses. Provide for school construction and better education programs. Support tax vouchers for parents with students in private schools.
OTHER CANDIDATE: Nat Adam of the Natural Law Party.