Pismo Beach logoThe City of Pismo Beach is thrilled to announce the return of Scot Graham as the City’s community development director. With an extensive background in coastal development and a proven track record of community engagement, Graham brings a wealth of experience to his role.

Graham previously served Pismo Beach in various roles, including senior planner from 1999 to 2014, leaving an indelible mark on the community. His return is met with enthusiasm.

City Manager, Jorge E. Garcia, expressed excitement about Graham’s return, stating, “We are delighted to welcome Scot Graham back to Pismo Beach. His passion for community development and in-depth understanding of coastal issues make him the ideal leader for this crucial role. We look forward to leveraging his expertise to enhance the quality of life for our residents and preserve the unique charm of our coastal city.”

Graham, known for his innovative approach to urban planning and dedication to sustainable development, expressed his eagerness to rejoin the Pismo Beach community. “I am honored to return to Pismo Beach and contribute to the continued prosperity of this incredible community. I’m eager to collaborate with residents, businesses, staff and local organizations to ensure responsible and community-oriented development practices that preserve the city’s unique coastal character while meeting the evolving needs of the community.”

Scot Graham officially assumes his role as community development director on February 19, 2024. The City of Pismo Beach is confident that his leadership will play a pivotal role in shaping the city’s future.