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Special District

Goleta Sanitary DistrictCandidate for Director

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Sharon Rose

10,009 votes (28.41%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Build partnerships to use more reclaimed water to ease drought stress; protect ocean water quality; treat biosolids to Class A soil amendment
  • Increased water reclamation, develop clean renewable energy plant, treat biosolids to Class A soil amendment
  • Fiscal stewardship for affordable rates



Profession:Non-Profit Executive Director
Executive Director, The Mobile Homeowners Project (2008–2016)
Board Member, Goleta Sanitary Board — Elected position (2013–2016)
Director, Inyo County Tobacco Control Program (2000–2008)
Interim Program Director, Alcohol & Drug Prevention Program, Santa Barbara County (2005–2006)
Project Director EPA Tribal Solid Waste Programs, Fort Independence & Washoe Tribe (2002–2005)
Director, Healthy Communities of Southern Inyo Co., Southern Inyo Hospital (1999–2002)


Glendale College, Cal State L.A., University of Oregon B.A. Communications, Journalism/Communicatrions, Political Science, Film Studies, (current)

Community Activities

Supporter & Sponsor of Youth Groups, Old Town Goleta, Mobile Home Residents, The Mobilehome Owners Project (2004–current)

Who supports this candidate?

Featured Endorsements

  • Assemblyman Das Williams
  • Senator Hannah Beth Jackson
  • Supervisor Janet Wolf

Organizations (3)

  • Santa Barbara Women's Political Committee
  • Democratic Women of Santa Barbara County
  • Democratic Party of Santa Barbara County

Elected Officials (4)

  • Dr. David Bearman
  • Meg West
  • Paula Perotte
  • Susan Epstein

Individuals (14)

  • Marlene Struss, Artist
  • Joe "The Shop" Auto Repair
  • John & Kristina Carlisle
  • Linda Krop
  • Kimi VanDyke
  • Mike Ensign
  • Melanie Chavez
  • Al Tagatac, Alfie's Restaurant
  • Robert Bernstein
  • John Douglas
  • George Relles
  • Susan Epstein
  • Margaret Connell
  • Katie Davis

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