Approval Authority Members
The Approval Authority includes representation from the three core cities of San Francisco, Oakland, and San Jose, and the twelve counties of Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Solano, Sonoma, Monterey, and San Benito. The Under Secretary for the California Governor's Office of Emergency Services is also a non-voting member. The Approval Authority provides policy direction and is responsible for final decisions regarding projects and funding.
 
Anne Kronenberg - Chair
Executive Director, Department of Emergency Management
City and County of San Francisco
Rich Lucia - Vice Chair
Under Sheriff, Alameda County Sheriff's Office
County of Alameda
County of Alameda
Raymond Guzman
Deputy Chief of Administration, SF Fire Department
City and County of San Francisco
Renee Domingo
Director, OES and Homeland Security
City of Oakland
City of Oakland
Colleen Mulholand
OES Director, City Of San Jose
City of San Jose
Ken Kehmna
Fire Chief, Santa Clara County
County of Santa Clara
County of Santa Clara
Mike Casten
Undersheriff, Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office
County of Contra Costa
Bob Doyle
Sheriff, Marin County Sheriff's Office
County of Marin
Sherrie L. Collins
Emergency Services Manager, Office of Emergency Services
County of Monterey
County of Monterey
Carlos Bolanos
Undersheriff, San Mateo County Sheriff's Office
County of San Mateo
County of San Mateo
Al Terrell
Fire Chief, Sonoma County
County of Sonoma
County of Sonoma