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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.

  • Day of Caring
    Published on August 27, 2015

    The 25th Annual Day of Caring is just two weeks away and you still have time to prepare bags or boxes full of donations to bring to the Day of Caring on Wednesday, September 9, 2015.

  • Human Resources Department
    Published on July 31, 2015

    Negotiations between the County and recognized labor organizations have started. Stay informed by visiting the Labor Negotiations Updates website or subscribe to updates by email on the site.

  • More News
  • District Attorney
    Published on August 19, 2015

    District Attorney Jill Ravitch has announced that defendant Julio Cesar Olivera Zepeda, 27-years-old of Santa Rosa, was convicted by jury trial yesterday.  The trial was conducted in front of the Honorable Gary Medvigy.  The defendant was convicted of multiple counts and various types of child sexual assault.

  • Board of Supervisors
    Published on July 28, 2015
    On July 28, 2015, the Sonoma County Board of Supervisors received an update on implementation of recommendations developed by the Community and Local Law Enforcement (CALLE) Task Force, released in May of this year. The update included highlights on the progress of the twenty CALLE Task Force recommendations, including both an interim and ongoing model for establishing an oversight body, progress towards development of the Moorland Neighborhood Park, and a pilot mural project to be introduced in Roseland.
  • More Press Releases

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

Sonoma County Annual Reports

2014 Sonoma County Annual Report

Enrich, Inspire, Connect

Investing in beautiful, thriving & sustainable communities for all

Sonoma LAFCO

Local Agency Formation Commission

Created by State law in 1963 to regulate the boundaries of cities and special districts.

Task Force Website

Community and Local Law Enforcement Task Force

Task Force Charter, Rules of Procedure, members and presentations.

County Compensation and Salaries

Transparent California
2011-2013 salary and benefit information for Sonoma County employees


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