Board of Directors

Our Governing Body

The West Valley Sanitation District is governed by a five-member Board of Directors, comprised of the elected officials from each of the four municipalities in the district’s jurisdiction, and one member from the County of Santa Clara Board of Supervisors. At the beginning of each year, the municipalities and the County appoint an elected official to serve on the sanitation board for the subsequent year.

Rowena Turner

Rowena is the Board Chairperson and has been serving since 2017. Rowena is a City of Monte Sereno Council Member and believes it is crucial to listen and respond to the community we serve.
Yan Zhao
Yan is the Board Vice Chairperson and has been serving since 2020. Yan is the City of Saratoga Mayor.
Paul Resnikoff
Paul has been serving on the Board since 2017. Paul is the City of Campbell Vice Mayor.
Maria Ristow
Maria has been serving on the Board since 2020. Maria is a Town of Los Gatos Council Member.
Mike Wasserman
Mike has been serving on the Board since 2018. Mike is the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisior for Distritct 1.