CALFED Bay-Delta Program heading
  • Governor Brown
  • John Laird, Resources Secretary
  • Joe Grindstaff, CALFED Director

CBDA Member Information

Oversight and governance of the CALFED Bay-Delta Program is provided by CBDA, its governing board comprised of state and federal agency representatives, public members, a BCPAC member and ex-officio legislative members. As CALFED's oversight body, CBDA is responsible for accountability, ensuring balanced implementation, tracking, and assessing of progress, ensuring the use of sound science to guide decision-making, encouraging public involvement and outreach and coordinating an integrating related government programs.

 

Gary Hunt
Gary Hunt

California Strategies
Chairman and Bay-Delta Public
Advisory Committee Representative

 

State Agency Representatives

Michael Chrisman
Michael Chrisman

Secretary of Resources

Linda Adams
Linda Adams

Secretary for
Environmental Protection
Agency (Cal/EPA)

AG Kawamura
A.G. Kawamura

Secretary of Food and Agriculture

Donald Koch
Donald Koch

California Department of Fish and Game

Sandra Shewry
Sandra Shewry

California Department of Health Services

Lester Snow
Lester Snow

California Department of Water Resources

Federal Agency Representatives

Ken Salazar
Ken Salazar

Department of the Interior

Col Ronald Light
Colonel Thomas C. Chapman

District Engineer for the Sacramento District

Rodney McInnis
Rodney R. McInnis

Regional Administrator
National Marine
Fisheries Service

Wayne Nastri
Laura Yoshii

Acting Regional Adminsitrator,
Environmental Protection Agency

Donald R. Glaser
Donald R. Glaser

Regional Adminsitrator,
Environmental Protection Agency

Ren Lohoefener
Ren Lohoefener

Manager,
California-Nevada
Operations Office (USFWS)

Regional Members

Paula Daniels
Paula A. Daniels

Southern California Region

Patrick Johnston
Patrick Johnston

Sacramento-San Joaquin
River Delta Region

Vacant
Vacant

San Joaquin Valley

Alfred Montana
Alfred Montana

Sacramento Valley Region

Vacant
Vacant

San Francisco Bay Region

 

Ex-Officio Members

 

Darrell Steinberg
Senator Darrell Steinberg

Chair, Senate Natural Resources
and Water Committee

Lois Wolk
Assembly Member
Lois Wolk

Chair, Assembly Water Parks
and Wildlife Committee

Bob Margett
Senator Bob Margett

Vice Chair, Senate Natural
Resources and Water Committee

Bill Maze
Assembly Member
Bill Maze

Vice-Chair, Assembly Water,
Parks and Wildlife Committee

At-Large Members

 

Mark Holmes
Mark Holmes

Senate Appointee,
The Bay Institute

Vacant
Vacant

Assembly Appointee