Richard Shaikewitz - President
Richard jointed the
Montecito Water District Board in December, 2006. He was a trial
lawyer in the Midwest for 35 years before he retired to Montecito.
He previously served on the board of the Sansum Diabetes Research
Institute, and was on its finance and audit committees. He was on
the board of the Montecito Association for 6 years. For 4 of those
years he served as its secretary, and has also chaired its Land Use
For the past 14 years he has been a non-commercial wine maker, and
headed the Los Cinco Locos wine making group.
He is serving in his seventh year as a Director of
the Montecito Water District. He is a former President of its Board, and
is currently on its Operations and Public Information Committees, Central
Coast Water Authority and the Santa Barbara County Special Districts
Association. He has also served on the Finance and Appeals Committees.
In his duties with the Central Coast Water
Authority he has served as the elected Chairman, and is now its Vice
Chairman. He is a Director of the Santa Barbara County Special Districts
Association, and has served as its elected Vice President.
Samuel Frye - Director
Sam currently serves on the Montecito Water District Board's Operations and
W. Douglas Morgan - Director
Director Morgan was formally
sworn in as a District Director at the Board’s meeting of March 20,
2007. He brings a significant professional background in economics
and water resources to the District. Doug retired in 2007 from UC
Santa Barbara where he had been a professor of economics since 1967. He received degrees from UC Berkeley and UCLA.
Doug serves on the Montecito
Water District Board's Finance Committee
and as Board representative to the Cachuma Operation and Maintenance
Tobe Plough - Director
Floyd Wicks - Director