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 Mariposa

Chevon Kothari
President

(209) 742-0892
Executive Committee Sacramento

Ann Edwards
Vice President at Large & Information Technology

(916) 874-3100
Executive Committee Contra Costa

Kathy Gallagher
Executive Officer

(925) 608-5000
Executive Committee San Diego

Rick Wanne
Secretary/Treasurer

(619) 338-2869
Executive Committee Kings

Sanja Bugay
Vice President of Administration

(559) 582-3241
Executive Committee Placer

Amanda Sharp
Vice President of Program

(530) 889-7660
Executive Committee San Francisco

Trent Rhorer
Vice President of Services

(415) 557-5846
Executive Committee Los Angeles

Antonia Jimenez
Los Angeles County Representative, DPSS

(562) 908-8400
Executive Committee Los Angeles

Bobby Cagle
Los Angeles County Representative, DCFS

(213) 351-5602
Executive Committee Mono

Kathy Peterson
20 Small Counties Representative

(760) 924-1763
Executive Committee Siskiyou

Kate O’Shea
20 Small Counties Representative

(530) 841-2700
Executive Committee Colusa

Elizabeth Kelly
Fiscal Co-Chair

(530) 458-0250
Executive Committee Santa Clara

Robert Menicocci
Fiscal Co-Chair

(408) 755-7700
Executive Committee Cathy Senderling

Vacant
Legislative Co-Chair

(559) 624-8000
Executive Committee Stanislaus

Kathy Harwell
Legislative Co-Chair

(209) 558-2500