Board of Directors

The District is governed by a 5-member Board of Directors. The Board helps to determine District Policy, guides priorities, and supervises the annual budget. Members, elected by the Isla Vista voters, must live withim the District. Public elections are held every two years amd Directors serve four year terms. Terms are staggered to ensure continuity.

 

Public members are encouraged to attend Board meetings and express concerms regarding community issues and plans. For Board meeting dates and times, please see the Board Agenda and Minutes page. Agendas and staff reports are posted to the District website and also posted to the District bulletin board at the corner of Seville and Embarvadero Del Mar in Isla Vista, CA.

 

Board Members

 

Leif Dreizler

Alex Rodriguez

Jeff Besmer

Pegeen Soutar

Sawyeh Maghsoodloo

 

Policy and Ordinance Committee

Policy & Ordinance Committee members meet as needed to review Isla Vista Recreation and Park District Policy to ensure that the policies are consistent with California Recreation & Park District Law: California Public Resources Code Sections 5780-5791.7. The committee submits recommendations to the Board of Directors for consideration.

 

The Policy and Ordinance Committee is led by two board members and three members of the public. Members, chosen by the board, must live within the District. Terms last for one calendar year and every January three public members are selected. If interested, please look for position opening postings in December.

 

Committee Members:

 

Leif Dreizler

Sawyeh Maghsoodloo

Dayton Aldrich

Anne Belen

 

 

 

Important Documents:

 

pdf Policy Manual (as of Jan. 2011)

pdf Master Plan

pdf Habitat Management Plan

 

 

Ordinances

 

pdf Alcohol Ordinance

pdf No Smoking Ordinance

pdf Fire Ordinance

pdf Amplified Sound Ordinance

pdf Designation of Officers Ordinance

pdf Parking Ordinance

pdf Trash Ordinance

pdf Slackline Ordinance

pdf Park Hours Ordinance

pdf Board Compensation Ordinance

pdf Camping and Sleeping Ordinance

pdf Park Protection Ordinance

 

Finance Committee

The Finance Committee is concerned with the financial management of the District, including the preparation of an annual budget and major expenditures.  The committee considers the financial commitments and future work plan projects of the District when developing its budget and recommendations. 

 

The committee reviews, develops and recommends fund allocations, revenue flow, current, and future capital projects and other large expenditures, budget comparisons from previous years and five-year budget projections when preparing the annual budget and work-plan for the Board of Directors.  The Board considers the recommendation during the preliminary and final work-plan and budget hearings.

 

The Finance Committee is led by two board members and three members of the public. Members, chosen by the board, must live within the District. Terms last for one calendar year and every January three public members are selected. If interested, please look for position opening postings in December.

 

Committee Members:

 

Pegeen Soutar

Alex Rodriguez

Dayton Aldrich

Josh Renfro

 

Important Documents:

pdf September 2011 Quarterly Financial Report

pdf December 2011 Quarterly Financial Report

pdf March 2012 Quarterly Financial Report

pdf GM Quarterly Report

pdf 2010-11 Final Budget

pdf 2011-12 Final Budget

pdf 2013-14 Preliminary Budget

 

Personnel Committee

The Personnel Committee considers employee grievances and personnel matters.

The Personnel Committee is led by two board members and three members of the public. Members, chosen by the board, must live within the District. Terms last for one calendar year and every January three public members are selected. If interested, please look for position opening postings in December.

 

Committee Members:

 

Bruce Murdock, Member of the Public

Leif Dreizler, Director