Board of Directors
The Cachuma Resource Conservation District is governed by a Board of Directors with nine voting members. The Board of Directors meets Monthly on the 3rd Tuesday at 1:00pm. Meetings held at Santa Maria Inn. See Calendar and Meeting Agendas.
Richard Russell, President
Gary Cavaletto, Vice-president
Division 9 of the California Public Resources Code allows resource conservation districts to appoint non-voting associate directors to provide additional expertise to the Board in the areas of natural resources conservation and management, agricultural and grazing management practices, environmental health, land use, engineering, physical and life sciences, public outreach and education, local government policy and procedures. Associate directors are appointed for a two year term which my be renewed by a majority vote of the Board. No more than five associates shall serve at one time.
Positions Open. Applications should be submitted postal mail to the CRCD, 920 E Stowell Road, Santa Maria, CA 93454-7008.
Honorary Lifetime Directors
Honorary Lifetime directors are appointed in recognition and appreciation of at least 12 years of service on the Board, including years as an associate. Honorary Directors are non-voting board members who continue to provide their wisdom and experience by keeping informed on current topics of concern to the Board, attend meetings and participate in discussions of the Board and Committees.
To contact any member of the Board of Directors, please use the email form on our Contact page.