Member, Board of Directors

Appointment Date: August 21, 2007

Term Ending: March 1, 2011

(Representing the County of Sonoma)

Mailing Address:

Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District

P.O. Box 9000, Presidio Station, San Francisco, CA 94129

(415) 923-2223


District Committee Memberships:

  • Member, Governmental Affairs and Public Information Committee
  • Member, Rules, Policy and Industrial Relations Committee

Occupation/Professional Experience:

  • Founder and President, Bolt Staffing Service
  • Member, American Staffing Association Member Education and Certification Committee
  • Former Chairperson, Northern California Human Resources Association

Public Service:

  • Councilwoman and Former Mayor, City of Sonoma since 2004
  • Division Liaison, League of California Cities North Bay
  • Member, CDA Economic Development Loan Sub-Committee
  • Member, Sonoma County Mayors’ and Councilmembers’ Association Board of Directors
  • Member, Sonoma County Mayors’ and Councilmembers’ Association Legislative Committee
  • Member, Sonoma County Mayors and Council Legislative Committee
  • Sonoma Housing Corporation
  • Former Mayor, City of Sonoma in 2008
  • Former Member, California League of Cities Employee Relations Committee
  • Former Member, Sonoma Valley Economic Development Partnership
  • Former Member, City Facilities Committee
  • Former Member, Sonoma Housing Corporation
  • Former Member, Ad-Hoc Fire Station Re-Use Committee
  • Former Member, S.V.C. Sanitation District Board of Directors

Community Service:

  • Member, Sonoma-Chambolle Musigny Sister Cities Scholarship Committee
  • Room Mother, St. Francis Solano School

Awards/Special Recognition:

  • Top 500 of Fastest Growing Privately Held Companies in the United States Award for Bolt Staffing Service, INC Magazine 2003
  • Graduate, Great Valley Leadership Institute 2006
  • Daughter of a disabled Vietnam Veteran


  • B.A., Business Management, Sonoma State University