Seth Magaziner

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Seth Magaziner
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Rhode Island General Treasurer
Incumbent
In office
2015-present
Term ends
2019
Years in position 0
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$108,808
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
First electedNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
High schoolMilton Academy (2002)
Bachelor'sBrown University (2006)
Master'sYale University (2010)
Personal
Place of birthBristol, Rhode Island
ProfessionVice President, Trillium Asset Management
Websites
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Seth Magaziner (b. Bristol, RI) is the current Democratic Rhode Island General Treasurer. He was first elected to the office on November 4, 2014.[1]

Biography

After graduating from college, Magaziner spent two years in Teach for America at Creswell Elementary School in Opelousas, Louisiana. He then attended graduate school and went to work for Trillium Asset Management where he currently serves as Vice President.[2]

Education

  • Milton Academy (2002)
  • Bachelor's, History, Brown University (2006)
  • MBA, Yale University (2010)

Political career

Rhode Island General Treasurer (2015-present)

Magaziner first won election to the treasurer's office on November 4, 2014. He was sworn into office in January 2015, replacing incoming Governor Gina Raimondo (D).

Elections

2014

See also: Rhode Island down ballot state executive elections, 2014

Magaziner ran for election as Rhode Island General Treasurer. Magaziner won the Democratic nomination in the primary.[3] The general election took place November 4, 2014.

Results

Primary election
Rhode Island Treasurer, Democratic Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngSeth Magaziner 66.5% 80,378
Frank Caprio 33.5% 40,402
Total Votes 120,780
Election Results via Rhode Island Board of Elections.
General election
Rhode Island Treasurer, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngSeth Magaziner 57.1% 175,902
     Independent Ernest Almonte 42.7% 131,423
     Nonpartisan Write-in votes 0.2% 588
Total Votes 307,913
Election Results via State of Rhode Island.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Gina Raimondo (D)
Rhode Island General Treasurer
2015-present
Succeeded by
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