San Joaquin River Conservancy Board

San Joaquin River Conservancy Board

 Agendas, Meeting Minutes, and Board Packets

The San Joaquin River Conservancy Board is composed of fifteen members, four of which are elected officials.  The chairperson of the board rotates every two years among the mayor or designated council member of the City of Fresno, the member of the Board of Supervisors of Madera County, and the member of the Board of Supervisors of Fresno County.

Chairman Mike Karbassi

Councilmember, City of Fresno

The Honorable Steve Brandau

Supervisor, County of Fresno

The Honorable Brett Frazier

Supervisor, County of Madera

The Honorable Santos Garcia

Councilmember, City of Madera

Kacey Auston

Director, Fresno Metropolitan Flood Control District

Carl Janzen

Director, Madera Irrigation District

Julie Vance

Regional Manager, Department of Fish and Wildlife

Kent Gresham

Sector Superintendent, Department of Parks & Recreation

John Donnelly

Executive Director, Wildlife Conservation Board

Bryan Cash

Assistant Secretary, Natural Resources Agency

Jennifer Lucchesi

Executive Officer, State Lands Commission

Karen Finn

Program Budget Manager, Department of Finance

Bryn Forhan

Citizen Representative

Paul Gibson

Citizen Representative


Citizen Representative

The San Joaquin River Conservancy Board generally holds open public meetings on the fourth Wednesday of each month. The meetings commence at 10:00 a.m. during the months of March through October, and at 10:30 a.m. from November through February. Scheduled meetings are subject to change. For further information or to request a copy of staff reports (available one week prior to the Board meeting), please email or call (559) 253-7324. Most meetings are held at the Fresno Metropolitan Flood Control District Board Room, located at 5469 E. Olive Ave., Fresno, CA 93727.


SJRC Board 2020 Calendar

2020 Meetings

January 8

Agenda / Packet / Draft Minutes

February 5

Meeting Cancellation Notice 2020

March 4

Agenda / Packet / Minutes

April 8

Meeting Cancellation Notice

May 6

Agenda / Packet / Minutes

June 3

Agenda / Packet / Minutes

July– no meeting scheduled

August 5

Agenda / Packet / Minutes

September 2

Agenda / Packet / Minutes

October 7

Agenda / Packet / Minutes

November 4

Agenda / Packet / Minutes

December 2

Agenda / Packet / Minutes

2019 Meetings

January 9, 2019

 Packet / Approved Minutes

February 11, 2019*

Packet / Approved Minutes

February 27, 2019

Packet / Approved Minutes

June 26, 2019

Packet / Approved Minutes

September 25, 2019

Packet / Approved Minutes

December 4, 2019

Packet / Approved Minutes

For Earlier Board Packets, please email or call

(559) 253-7324