SGA Board of Directors

The Board of Directors of the Sacramento Groundwater Authority (SGA) consists of sixteen members. Representation includes a Board member from each of the fourteen north-area water purveyors along with a member representing agriculture and a member representing self-supplied groundwater users. Members of the Board are appointed to four year terms. Board officers are elected to serve a one year term.

Members of the Board are appointed by cities of Sacramento, Folsom, and Citrus Heights and the Sacramento County Board of Supervisors. The following table lists the current Board representatives along with the corresponding appointing authorities. The SGA Board meets on the second Thursday of every other month.

2022 Chair: Marcus Yasutake
2022 Vice Chair: Randy Marx     

OrganizationRepresentative/AlternateAppointing Authority

California American Water

S. Audie Foster
Christina Baril (alternate)

Sacramento City Council
Carmichael Water District

Paul Selsky
Jeff Nelson (alternate)

Sacramento County
Citrus Heights Water District

Caryl Sheehan
David Wheaton (alternate)

Citrus Heights City Council

City of Folsom

Marcus Yasutake
Kerri Howell (alternate)

Folsom City Council
City of Sacramento

Jeff Harris
Brett Ewart (alternate)

Sacramento City Council
County of Sacramento

Sue Frost
Kerry Schmitz (alternate)

Sacramento County
Del Paso Manor Water District

Robert Matteoli
Gwynne Pratt (alternate)

Sacramento City Council
Fair Oaks Water District

Randy Marx
Christian Petersen (alternate)

Sacramento County
Golden State Water Company

Paul Schubert
Lawrence Dees (alternate)

Sacramento City Council
Natomas Central MWC

Matt Lauppe
Brett Gray (alternate)

Sacramento City Council
Orange Vale Water Company

John Wingerter
Craig Davis (alternate)

Sacramento County
Rio Linda/Elverta CWD

Mary Harris
Vacant (alternate)

Sacramento County
Sacramento Suburban Water District

Kevin Thomas
Bob Wichert (alternate)

Sacramento City Council

San Juan Water District

Ted Costa
Dan Rich (alternate)

Sacramento County
Agriculture

Mike DeWit
Nathan Doyel (alternate)

Sacramento County
Self Supplied IndustryLarry Johnson Sacramento City Council