Board of Directors

To contact CVSan Board Members, call (510) 537-0757 or email board@cvsan.org

 FPPC Form 806, Agency Report of Public Official Appointments

Ralph JohnsonRalph Johnson
President 
Served on the Board of Directors since August 2000
Term: 2018 - 2022
Ethics Training Certificate
Harassment Training Certificate
Statement of Economic Interest (Form 700)

  • CVSan’s Personnel Committee, Chair
  • CVSan's Zero Waste Committee, Member
  • CVSan’s Finance Committee, Alternate
  • East Bay Dischargers Authority, Member
  • Oro Loma Sanitary District Construction Committee, Member
  • California Special Districts Association, Alternate

Melody PortraitMelody Appleton
President Pro Tem
Served on the Board of Directors since December 2012
Term: 2018 - 2022
Ethics Training Certificate
Harassment Training Certificate
Statement of Economic Interest (Form 700)

  • CVSan's Center Street Committee, Chair
  • CVSan’s Communications Committee, Chair
  • CVSan's Personnel Committee, Member
  • CVSan’s Wastewater Committee, Alternate
  • California Sanitation Risk Management Authority, Member

Tim McGowanTimothy McGowan
Secretary 
Served on the Board of Directors since December 2004
Term: 2020 - 2024
Ethics Training Certificate
Harassment Training Certificate
Statement of Economic Interest (Form 700)

  • CVSan’s Finance Committee, Chair
  • CVSan's Wastewater Committee, Member
  • CVSan’s Personnel Committee, Alternate
  • CVSan's Center Street Committee, Alternate
  • California Special Districts Association, Member
  • East Bay Dischargers Authority, Alternate

Danny AkagiDaniel M. Akagi
Secretary Pro Tem
Served on the Board of Directors since May 1995
Term: 2020 - 2024
Ethics Training Certificate
Harassment Training Certificate
Statement of Economic Interest (Form 700)

  • CVSan’s Wastewater Committee, Chair
  • CVSan's Communications Committee, Member
  • CVSan’s Zero Waste Committee, Alternate
  • Alameda County Waste Management Authority, Alternate

Dave Sadoff - CopyDave Sadoff
Member
Served on the Board of Directors since March 2011
Term: 2020 - 2024
Ethics Training Certificate
Harassment Training Certificate
Statement of Economic Interest (Form 700)

  • CVSan’s Zero Waste Committee, Chair
  • CVSan's Center Street Committee, Member
  • CVSan's Finance Committee, Member
  • CVSan's Communications Committee, Alternate
  • Alameda County Waste Management Authority, Member
  • California Sanitation Risk Management Authority, Alternate
  • East Bay Dischargers Authority, Alternate
  • Oro Loma Sanitary District Construction Committee, Alternate

Election Procedure
The Castro Valley Sanitary District is governed by a five-member Board of Directors, each elected to a four-year term.

CVSan elections are held every two years in November on even-numbered years. Elections are consolidated with the statewide election. Each Board Member is elected at large, for a four-year term. Terms are staggered, with two terms expiring in one even-numbered year, and three terms expiring the following even-numbered year. Three CVSan terms expire in 2020.

Candidates for CVSan's  Board must be registered voters and must reside within the boundaries of the Castro Valley Sanitary District.

The Alameda County Registrar of Voters is the Election Officer for CVSan and conducts the election. Nomination papers may be obtained from and election questions directed to:

Registrar of Voters Office
1225 Fallon St., Rm. G-1
Oakland, CA 94612-4283
(510) 267-8683

CVSan related questions may be directed to Executive Assistant Stacy Marcoux at (510) 537-0757 ext. 106 or by email at stacy@cvsan.org.

Election Deadlines
Nomination Period: July 13th 2020 through August 7th 2020.
Extension Period: August 8th through August 12th 2020.