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Special District

Santa Cruz County Port DistrictCandidate for Commissioner

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Toby Goddard

Port Commissioner
18,363 votes (30.11%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Ensure Santa Cruz Harbor continues to be a successful, vibrant public facility serving the entire community
  • Maintain and expand access to the waters of Monterey Bay and along the coast
  • Promote the Port District as a model of good governance for special districts and for community



Profession:Water Department Manager
Water Conservation Manager, City of Santa Cruz (1995–current)
Water Conservation Manager, City of Santa Cruz (1995–current)
Port Commissioner, Santa Cruz Port Commission — Elected position (2006–current)


UC Santa Cruz, Moss Landing Marine Laboratories Bachelor's degree, 2 years Graduate studies, Biology, Physical Oceanography (1982)


Dedicated, accomplished, and respected water utility manager with extensive experience leading effective project management, program administration, policy analysis, and planning initiatives. Recognized in industry as an authoritative water resource professional. Extensive civic and community involvement as elected member of local special district governing board. Proven leadership, managerial, communication, interpersonal, and customer service skills.

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