Santa Rosa, CA – January 28, 2014 – Sonoma County’s Transportation and Public Works Director Susan Klassen was appointed Chair of the County Engineers Association of California’s (CEAC) Transportation Committee. This policy committee monitors and recommends legislation aimed at improving county transportation.
Chair of the Sonoma County Board of Supervisors, David Rabbitt, commented, “The Board is immensely pleased to see Susan appointed to this key role. Her experience and leadership are highly valued in Sonoma County, and will serve this Committee well.”
“I am honored to serve as Chair of the Transportation Policy Committee,” said Director Klassen. “We face a number of challenges related to transportation both within Sonoma County and throughout the state that require us to balance the needs or rural, suburban, and urban counties. I look forward to the opportunity to bring my experience and perspective to the role of Committee Chair.”
Director Klassen was appointed by the Board of Supervisors as the Transportation and Public Works Director on March 12, 2013, and has worked for the County since 1985.