Heading the board as President is Mark Bryant, with Garberville Sanitary District. Jo MacKenzie, of Vista Irrigation District, serves as Vice President. Other officers include Treasurer Dewey Ausmus, North County Cemetery District; Secretary Sandy Young, Stallion Springs Community Services District; and Past President Arlene Schafer, Costa Mesa Sanitary District.
The CSDA Board consists of three directors from six regions throughout California.
The members of the entire CSDA Board of Directors for 2009-10 are:
Mark Bryant, Garberville Sanitary District
Alan Schoenstein, McCloud Community Services District
Phil Schoefer, Western Shasta Resource Conservation District
Noelle Mattock, El Dorado Hills Community Services District
Pete Kampa, Tuolumne Utilities District
Sherry Sterrett, Pleasant Hill Recreation and Park District
Stanley Caldwell, Mt. View Sanitary District
Dr. Jim Kohnen, Alameda County Mosquito Abatement District
Adrienne Mathews, Kern County Water Agency
Sandy Young, Stallion Springs Community Services District
Tim Unruh, Kern County Cemetery District No. 1
Jack Curtis, Ojai Valley Sanitary District
John Fox, Goleta Sanitary District
Jim Acosta, Saticoy Sanitary District
Jo MacKenzie, Vista Irrigation District
Arlene Schafer, Costa Mesa Sanitary District
Dewey Ausmus, North County Cemetery District
Each board member serves three-year terms and is elected by CSDA membership through mail ballots. The Board meets bimonthly in Sacramento to guide the Association’s legislative and member benefit programs.
The California Special Districts Association (CSDA) provides independent special districts with representation, advocacy, education and value-added services that can positively effect their operations and service to constituents.