Greg Beaubien, formerly with the city of Stanton, has been named director of finance, officials announced.
Beaubien will oversee the accounting, purchasing and treasury divisions for the city. His 17-member department is also in charge of developing the annual budget and directing the collection and investment of city funds.
Beaubien had served as assistant city manager/finance director in Stanton since 1986. Before that he was director of finance for the city of Rancho Palos Verdes. He has a bachelor's degree from Cal State Dominguez Hills.
He will replace Brian Mayhew, who resigned in July after serving less than three months on the job.