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Board of Directors

SANDAG is governed by a Board of Directors composed of mayors, councilmembers, and county supervisors from each of the region's 19 local governments.

SANDAG Board of Directors meeting schedules and agendas are available at Comprehensive information on elected officials, representatives, and government agencies that serve the San Diego region is available at the San Diego County Registrar of Voters.

SANDAG Board of Directors as of June 25, 2020

Hon. Steve Vaus

Vice Chair
Hon. Catherine Blakespear

SANDAG Executive Director
Hasan Ikhrata

City of Carlsbad
Hon. Cori Schumacher, Councilmember
(A) Hon. Keith Blackburn, Mayor Pro Tem
(A) Hon. Priya Bhat-Patel, Councilmember

City of Chula Vista
Hon. Mary Salas, Mayor
(A) Hon. Steve Padilla, Councilmember
(A) Hon. John McCann, Councilmember

City of Coronado
Hon. Richard Bailey, Mayor
(A) Hon. Bill Sandke, Councilmember
(A) Hon. Mike Donovan, Councilmember

City of Del Mar
Hon. Ellie Haviland, Mayor
(A) Hon. Dwight Worden, Councilmember
(A) Hon. Dave Druker, Councilmember

City of El Cajon
Hon. Bill Wells, Mayor
(A) Hon. Steve Goble, Deputy Mayor

City of Encinitas
Hon. Catherine Blakespear, Mayor
(A) Hon. Joe Mosca, Councilmember
(A) Hon. Kellie Hinze, Councilmember

City of Escondido
Hon. Paul McNamara, Mayor
(A) Hon. Olga Diaz, Councilmember
(A) Hon. Mike Morasco, Councilmember

City of Imperial Beach
Hon. Serge Dedina, Mayor
(A) Hon. Mark West, Councilmember
(A) Hon. Paloma Aguirre, Councilmember

City of La Mesa
Hon. Bill Baber, Councilmember
(A) Hon. Kristine Alessio, Councilmember
(A) Hon. Akilah Weber, Councilmember

City of Lemon Grove
Hon. Racquel Vasquez, Mayor
(A) Hon. Jennifer Mendoza, Councilmember
(A) Hon. Jerry Jones, Councilmember

City of National City
Hon. Alejandra Sotelo-Solis, Mayor
(A) Hon. Mona Rios, Councilmember
(A) Vacant

City of Oceanside
Hon. Jack Feller, Deputy Mayor
(A) Hon. Christopher Rodriguez, Councilmember
(A) Hon. Ryan Keim, Councilmember

City of Poway
Hon. Steve Vaus, Mayor
(A) Hon. John Mullin, Councilmember
(A) Hon. Caylin Frank, Councilmember

City of San Diego
Hon. Kevin Faulconer, Mayor
(A) Hon. Mark Kersey, Councilmember
(A) Hon. Vivian Moreno, Councilmember
Hon. Georgette Gomez, Council President
(A) Hon. Monica Montgomery, Councilmember
(A) Hon. Barbara Bry, Council President Pro Tem

City of San Marcos
Hon. Rebecca Jones, Mayor
(A) Hon. Sharon Jenkins, Mayor Pro Tem
(A) Hon. Maria Nunez, Councilmember

City of Santee
Hon. John Minto, Mayor
(A) Hon. Ronn Hall, Councilmember
(A) Hon. Rob McNelis, Councilmember

City of Solana Beach
Hon. David A. Zito, Councilmember
(A) Hon. Jewel Edson, Mayor
(A) Hon. Kristi Becker, Councilmember

City of Vista
Hon. Judy Ritter, Mayor
(A) Hon. Amanda Rigby, Deputy Mayor
(A) Hon. Joe Green, Councilmember

County of San Diego
Hon. Jim Desmond, Vice Chair
(A) Hon. Dianne Jacob, Supervisor

Hon. Kristin Gaspar, Supervisor
(A) Hon. Greg Cox, Chair
(A) Hon. Nathan Fletcher, Supervisor

California Department of Transportation
(Advisory Member)
Toks Omishakin, Executive Director
(A) Gustavo Dallarda, District 11 Director
(A) Ann Fox, Deputy Director

Metropolitan Transit System
(Advisory Member)
Hon. Paloma Aguirre
(A) Hon. Bill Sandke

North County Transit District
(Advisory Member)
Hon. Tony Kranz
(A) Hon. Priya Bhat-Patel
(A) Hon. Jewel Edson

Imperial County
(Advisory Member)
Hon. Jesus Eduardo Escobar, Supervisor
(A) Mark Baza, Imperial County Transportation Commission

United States Department of Defense
(Advisory Member)
Joe Stuyvesant, Navy Region Southwest, Executive Director
(A) Steve Chung, Navy Region Southwest

Port of San Diego
(Advisory Member)
Hon. Garry Bonelli, Commissioner
(A) Hon. Dan Malcolm, Commissioner

San Diego County Water Authority
(Advisory Member)
Mel Katz, Director
(A) Gary Croucher, Vice Chair
(A) Vacant

Southern California Tribal Chairmen's Association
(Advisory Member)
Hon. Cody Martinez, Chairman,
Sycuan Band of the Kumeyaay Nation
Hon. Edwin “Thorpe” Romero, Chairman,
Barona Band of Mission Indians

Mexico (Consulate General of Mexico)
(Advisory Member)
Hon. Carlos González Gutiérrez
Cónsul General of Mexico
(A) Hon. Mario Figueroa
Deputy Cónsul General of Mexico
(A) Hon. Natalia Figueroa, Vice Consul

San Diego County Regional Airport Authority
(Advisory Member)
April Boling, Chair
(A) Paul Robinson