Mayor George Brown and his wife, Helen, will receive the Visionary of the Year Award from Coastline Community College on June 18 at the Seacliff Country Club in Huntington Beach.
The newly created Visionary award recognizes people in Orange County who have made significant contributions to education and community service.
"George and Helen Brown have dedicated their careers to lifelong learning and educational endeavors," said Leslie Purdy, president of Coastline College in Fountain Valley. "They were the unanimous choice to be the first recipients of this award."
George Brown has been on the Seal Beach City Council for six years.
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