2013 Vice Chair
Elected: November 2010
Term Expires: December 2014
Board Ad Hoc Committee Assignments:
Audit Ad Hoc Committee
Ethics and Conduct Ad Hoc Committee
Capital Improvement Program (CIP) Ad Hoc Comm.
Fluoride Ad Hoc Committee
Recycled Water Ad Hoc Committee
External Committee Assignments:
Northern California Latino Water Coalition
San Jose (City of) Redev. Agency Oversight Board
Santa Clara County Parks and Recreation (Alt.)
Santa Clara County Special Districts Association (Alt.)
Recycled Water Joint Committee (Sunnyvale/SCVWD) (Alt.)
Recycled Water Policy Advisory Comm.
Board Advisory Committee Assignment:
Coyote Flood Protection & Watershed Adv. Comm.
Clean, Safe Creeks Independent Monitoring Comm. (Alt.)
Safe, Clean Water Independent Monitoring Comm. (Alt.)
Tony began his tenure on the District board in 1996, when he was appointed to fill out Pat
Ferraro's term after the District 2 representative resigned.
The following year, the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors appointed him to represent
the North County. In 2001 and 2007 he served as the Board's chairperson.
He has extensive government experience in both appointive and elective positions serving on the
Santa Clara County Grand Jury, Santa Clara County Housing Task Force, Valley Medical
Center Advisory Board, Santa Clara County Personnel Board, San Jose Municipal Stadium Task
Force, (San Jose) Mayor's Committee on Minority Affairs and the San Jose/Evergreen Community
College District Board of Trustees.
Tony, is directing attorney for the Legal Aid Society of Santa Clara County, and earn his Bachelor's
degree from Santa Clara University and a law degree from UC Berkeley's Boalt Hall School of Law.
He is an active member of the State Bar of California and the Santa Clara County Bar Association.
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