Board Director Kathleen Thuner

Kathleen Thuner was first elected to Director in November of 2006 and re-elected in 2014.  Her current term expires in November of 2018.

Director Thuner was elected to serve as Vice President for the calendar year 2009, 2014, 2015 and 2017; and as President for calendar years 2011 and 2012.

In December of 2016, Director Thuner began serving as the District representative to the North County Dispatch JPA Board of Directors.

Education & Employment

Bachelor of Science, Biology, Santa Clara University
Retired San Diego County Agricultural Commissioner/Sealer (83-06)


American National Standards Association
American Horticultural Society
National Association of Consumer Agency Administrators


California Women in Government
California Beekeepers Association               
San Diego County Flower and Plant Growers

Community Service / Other Boards

Trustee, San Diego Botanic Garden
Director, American National Standards Association (ANSI)
Chair, ANSI Consumer Interest Forum

The Board's Biggest Challenge

Ensuring sustainable and responsible fire prevention,
protection and emergency medical response for Bonsall,
Fallbrook and Rainbow despite difficult economic times
and the significant challenges of the urban/wildland interface.