Water Resource Advisory Council
Tom, who represents the Second District on the County’s Water Resources Advisory Committee, has lived full-time with his wife, Barbara, in Cambria since 2009. Now retired from a career in journalism and communications consulting, Tom has been active in a number of advisory roles concerning planning and water supplies. He is currently a member of the North Coast Advisory Council and his chaired both the Council and its Land Use Committee in the past. He is also serving as a citizen member of the Cambria Community Services District’s Resources & Infrastructure Committee.
Tom’s interest in water issues goes back to his early newspaper days in Southern California in the 1970s. Since moving to Cambria, he has been deeply involved in efforts to ensure that Cambrians have a reliable long-term water supply. In serving on the WRAC, he seeks to apply his local experience to help the County craft solutions to the challenges of water sustainability that affect all of its communities.