Leadership

Overview

Leadership

CWDA’s Executive Committee guides the association toward its mission, with oversight from the Board of Directors. The Executive Committee is composed of six annually elected officers, who serve along with two representatives from Los Angeles County, two representatives from California’s 20 small counties, the chairs of the Fiscal and Legislative Committees, and the immediate past president. The current CWDA President chairs the Executive Committee.

Executive Committee Stanislaus

Kathy Harwell
President

(209) 558-2500
Executive Committee Contra Costa

Kathy Gallagher
Vice President at Large & Information Technology

(925) 313-1500
Executive Committee San Francisco

Trent Rhorer
Executive Officer

(415) 557-6541
Executive Committee Siskiyou

Kate O’Shea
Secretary/Treasurer

(530) 841-2700
Executive Committee Tulare

Juliet Webb
Vice President of Administration

(559) 624-8000
Executive Committee Sacramento

Ann Edwards
Vice President of Program

(916) 875-3601
Executive Committee Orange

Mike Ryan
Vice President of Services

(714) 541-7700
Executive Committee Los Angeles

Sheryl Spiller
Los Angeles County Representative, DPSS

(562) 908-8400
Executive Committee Los Angeles

Philip Browning
Los Angeles County Representative, DCFS

(213) 351-5602
Executive Committee Colusa

Elizabeth Kelly
20 Small Counties Representative

(530) 458-0250
Executive Committee Nevada

Mike Dent
20 Small Counties Representative

(530) 265-1340
Executive Committee Ventura

Barry Zimmerman
Fiscal Co-Chair

(805) 477-5301
Executive Committee San Mateo

Iliana Rodriguez
Fiscal Co-Chair

(650) 802-7555
Executive Committee Napa

Howard Himes
Legislative Co-Chair

(707) 253-4279
Executive Committee Mariposa

Chevon Kothari
Legislative Co-Chair

(209) 742-0892