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County Administrator's Office

Welcome to the County of Sonoma. We take great pride in serving our residents and visitors and thank you for taking the time to visit our website.

Veronica Ferguson, County Administrator

Veronica Ferguson
County Administrator

The Board of Supervisors appoints the County Administrator. In addition to assisting the Board in managing, directing and coordinating the operations of all county departments, the County Administrator also prepares the county budget and makes recommendations to the Board to promote economy and efficiency within the county.

The County Administrator's Office assists the Board of Supervisors in managing, directing and coordinating the operation of all departments over which the Board exercises control. The County Administrator also appoints the General Services, Fire Services and Information Systems Directors.

  • District Attorney
    March 26, 2015
    On February 26, 2015, the Sonoma County District Attorney's Office in partnership with St. Joseph Health's Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital completed the last of eleven scheduled presentations to approximately 300 students at Piner High School in Santa Rosa.  The presentations were geared towards freshman students through Piner High's Freshman Transitions Program and were focused on gun violence awareness and prevention.
  • District Attorney
    March 20, 2015
    District Attorney Jill Ravitch has announced that defendant Jason Patrick Smith, 44-years-old of Sonoma, pleaded no contest today to DUI causing great bodily injury, and recklessly evading the police resulting in serious bodily injury. Each of the offenses is considered a “strike” under California’s three strikes statute. The defendant entered his pleas before the Honorable Julie Conger.
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Major activities of the office include:

  • Review of all Agenda Items for the Weekly Meetings of the Board of Supervisors
  • Evaluation of Performance of Appointed Department Heads
  • Responsibility for Managing and Coordinating the County' Emergency Services Function
  • Legislative Analysis for the Board of Supervisors and all County Departments
  • Preparation of Studies and Analyses including Quarterly Financial Reports and Multi-Year Budget Projections
  • Preparation of the County Budget Preparation of the County's Capital Improvement Program
  • Staff Services to the Criminal Justice Council and the Health and Human Services Council
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Contact Information

575 Administration Drive
Suite 104A
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
38.464665, -122.725235

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2012 pay and benefit information for county employees and employees of county-overseen districts.

 

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