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Member Agencies Governing Board Members
Tiburon Fire Protection District Richard Pearce, President
County of Marin Matthew Hymel, Vice President
City of Belvedere Mary Neilan
Town of Corte Madera David Bracken
Town of Fairfax Chris Morin
City of Larkspur Robert Sinnott
City of Mill Valley Angel Bernal
City of Novato Jeanne MacLeamy
Town of Ross Tom Gaffney
Town of San Anselmo Kay Coleman
City of San Rafael Diana Bishop
City of Sausalito Jennifer Tejada
Town of Tiburon Michael Cronin
Bolinas Fire Protection District Anita Tyrell-Brown
Inverness Public Utility District James Fox
Kentfield Fire Protection District Paul Smith
Marin Community College District Mitchell Lemay
Marin Transit Amy Van Doren
Marin Municipal Water District Krishna Kumar
Marinwood Community Services District Thomas Roach
Novato Fire Protection District Brad Beedle
Ross Valley Fire Department Richard Shortall
Southern Marin Fire Protection District Martin Langeveld
Stinson Beach Fire Protection District Kenny Stevens
Central Marin Police Authority Todd Cusimano

Executive Board
Effective June 20, 2012 the MERA Board of Directors adopted a new governance structure, which includes an Executive Board consisting of 9 members. For more information, please reference "ORGANIZATION".
Matthew Hymel, Chair
County of Marin, County Administrator
Jim McCann, Vice Chair — Representing Southern Marin Cities/Towns
    Belvedere, Mill Valley, Sausalito and Tiburon
    City of Mill Valley, City Manager
Robert Doyle
County of Marin, Sheriff
Christopher Gray
City of San Rafael, Fire Chief
James Berg
City of Novato, Police Chief
Richard Pearce — Representing Fire Services
Tiburon Fire Protection District, Fire Chief
Todd Cusimano — Representing Police Departments
Central Marin Police Authority, Police Chief
Debra Stutsman — Representing Ross Valley Cities/Towns
    Corte Madera, Fairfax, Larkspur, Ross and San Anselmo
Town of San Anselmo, Town Administrator
Bill Hogan — Representing Special Districts
    Inverness Public Utilities District, Marin Community College District,
    Marin Municipal Water District, Marin Transit and
    Marinwood Community Services District
Marin Municipal Water District, Chief Ranger
Finance Committee
Matthew Hymel, Chair (Governing Board and Executive Board Member)
County of Marin, County Administrator
Tom Gaffney, Vice Chair (Governing Board Member)
Town of Ross
James Berg (Executive Board Member)
City of Novato, Police Chief
Robert Doyle (Executive Board Member)
County of Marin, Sheriff
Richard Pearce (Governing Board and Executive Board Member)
Tiburon Fire Protection District, Fire Chief

Project Oversight Committee
Todd Cusimano, Chair
Central Marin Police Authority, Police Chief
Robert Sinnott, Vice Chair
City of Larkspur, Fire Chief
Jim Berg
City of Novato, Police Chief
Diana Bishop
City of San Rafael, Police Chief
Mark Brown
County of Marin, Deputy Fire Chief
Robert Doyle
County of Marin, Sheriff
Gerald McCarthy
Novato Fire Protection District, Battalion Chief
Jennifer Tejada
City of Sausalito, Police Chief
Governing Board President
Richard Pearce
Tiburon Fire Protection District, Fire Chief
Executive Board
Matthew Hymel, Chair
County of Marin, County Administrator
Todd Cusimano, Vice Chair — Representing Police Departments
Central Marin Police Authority, Police Chief
Finance Committee
Matthew Hymel, Chair
County of Marin, County Administrator
Special Project Manager
Dave Jeffries
Special Project Administrative Assistant
Alex Anderson
Bond Counsel
Jeff Stava
Nossaman LLP – Irvine, CA
General Counsel
Trisha Ortiz
Richards, Watson and Gerschon – San Francisco, CA
Fiscal Resources
Tom Gaffney
Volunteer Financial Advisor/MERA Finance Committee Vice Chair
Maureen Cassingham
MERA Executive Officer

County – DPW
Craig Tackabery
County of Marin Assistant Public Works Director
Executive Officer Work Plan Committee
Christopher Gray (Executive Board Member)
City of San Rafael, Fire Chief
Matthew Hymel (Governing Board, Executive Board and Finance Committee)
County of Marin, County Administrator
Richard Pearce (Governing Board, Executive Board and Finance Committee)
Tiburon Fire Protection District, Fire Chief
Contractors
Maureen Cassingham, Executive Officer
Craig Tackabery, Operations Officer
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