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Board Members

The District is governed by an an eight member Board of Trustees; three trustees are appointed by the City Councils located within the benefit assessment areas—Goleta, Santa Barbara, and Carpinteria—and five trustees are appointed by the County of Santa Barbara's Board of Supervisors. 

 Member Name Role RepresentingTerm expires
Robert WilliamsPresidentCounty of Santa BarbaraDecember 31, 2024
Joe FrankenVice-PresidentCity of CarpinteriaJanuary 31, 2025
Dr. Hugh RaffertySecretaryCounty of Santa BarbaraDecember 31, 2027
Dr. Teri JoryTrusteeCity of Santa BarbaraJanuary 1, 2025
Danica TaberTrusteeCity of GoletaJanuary 1, 2028
Dr. Charles BlairTrusteeCounty of Santa BarbaraDecember 8, 2027
Barbara SilverTrusteeCounty of Santa BarbaraOctober 10, 2024
Russell DahlquistTrusteeCounty of Santa BarbaraDecember 31, 2024