District Board of Directors

The governing Board of the Santa Barbara County Air Pollution Control District consists of each of the five county supervisors and a representative (mayor or city council member) from each of the county’s eight incorporated cities.  Membership includes:

Supervisorial District
 First DistrictSupervisor Das Williams
105 East Anapamu Street, 4th Floor, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
(805) 568-2186
 Second DistrictSupervisor Laura Capps, Vice-Chair
105 East Anapamu Street, 4th Floor, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
(805) 568-2191
 Third DistrictSupervisor Joan Hartmann
105 East Anapamu Street, 4th Floor, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
(805) 568-2192
 Fourth DistrictSupervisor Bob Nelson
511 East Lakeside Pkwy, Suite 47, Santa Maria, CA 93455
(805) 346-8407
 Fifth DistrictSupervisor Steve Lavagnino
511 East Lakeside Parkway, Suite 141, Santa Maria, CA 93455
(805) 346-8400
BuelltonMayor Dave King
P.O. Box 1819, Buellton, CA  93427
(805) 688-3347
John Sanchez
CarpinteriaMayor Al Clark
5775 Carpinteria Avenue, Carpinteria, CA 93013
(805) 684-5405
Wade Nomura
GoletaMayor Paula Perotte
130 Cremona Drive, Suite B, Goleta, CA 93117
(805) 961-7535
Kyle Richards
Mayor Pro Tem
GuadalupeMayor Ariston Julian
918 Obispo Street, Guadalupe, CA 93434
(805) 356-3891
Christina Hernandez
LompocCouncilmember Gilda Cordova
100 Civic Center Plaza,  Lompoc, CA 93436
(805) 736-1261
Jenelle Osborne
Santa BarbaraMayor Randy Rowse
P.O. Box 1990, Santa Barbara, CA 93102-1990
(805) 564-5323
Eric Friedman
Santa MariaMayor Alice Patino, Chair
110 East Cook Street, Santa Maria, CA 93454
(805) 925-0951 ext. 188
Maribel Aguilera-Hernandez
SolvangMayor Mark Infanti
1644 Oak Street, Solvang, CA 93463
(805) 688-5575
Claudia Orona

Subcommittees of the District Board

Members of the below are appointed by the District Board at the first meeting of each calendar year.  Click on header links for more information.

◊  Executive Committee:
2023 Members –  Alice Patino, Laura Capps, and Joan Hartmann,
Standing committee, consists of the Chair and at least two additional members, meets as needed.  The purpose of the Executive Committee is to provide review and input to staff and the full Board on certain complex and time-sensitive issues that may arise between Board meetings.  While the committee may review and provide input to staff on these subjects, final decisions are made by the full Board.

◊  South Central Coast Basinwide Control Council:
2023 Representative for Santa Barbara County – Paula Perotte (primary member), Mark Infanti (alternate member)
The Health and Safety Code (Section 40900) requires that in each air basin, which is composed of two or more air pollution control districts, a basinwide air pollution control council be established.  This council meets quarterly and is intended to promote coordination of air pollution control efforts throughout the air basin and consists of an elected official of, and designated by, the board of each air pollution control district included in the air basin.  The South Central Coast Air Basin contains the San Luis Obispo County, Santa Barbara County, and Ventura County Air Pollution Control Districts. The council meets on a quarterly basis.  By-Laws can be found here

◊  Hearing Board Nominating Committee:
2023 Members – Das Williams, Joan Hartmann, Bob Nelson, Paula Perotte, and Alice Patino
Standing committee, consists of five Board members, meets as needed.  The purpose of the committee is to make nominations for appointment to the District Hearing Board.  The Final decisions of Hearing Board appointments are made by the full Board