County Administrator's Office

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Sheryl Bratton

Sheryl Bratton
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.

Sonoma County Five-Year Strategic Plan

Strategic PlanThe Strategic Plan will provide the context to inform policies and projects that are funded for the next five years.

County leadership is actively soliciting input from employees and community members. The feedback received will be used to help refine and finalize the Plan, expected to be adopted in late February 2021.

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  • Published on November 12, 2021

    This week’s digest provides helpful and important updates on the following: 1) Update on vaccine distribution, including for children ages 5-11; 2) Testing & vaccine clinic schedule update; 3) Helpful guidance for holiday gatherings, travel; 4) COVID-19 community resources & support; 5) Other news items from County of Sonoma

  • Policy, Grants, and Special Projects
    Published on November 10, 2021

    El Condado de Sonoma está entrando en las últimas semanas de su proceso de redistribución de distritos que, una vez finalizado, determinará cómo estarán representados los votantes en la Junta de Supervisores del Condado de Sonoma durante los próximos 10 años. Los miembros de la comunidad, sin embargo, tienen oportunidades adicionales para proporcionar comentarios sobre los borradores de mapas y opiniones sobre las prioridades durante las audiencias públicas restantes.

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Major Activities of the County Administrator's Office

  • 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

Contact us by Phone
575 Administration Drive
Suite 104A
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
38.464665, -122.725235

County's Annual Operating Budget

Sonoma County Annual Reports

2017 Sonoma County Annual Report

Community Priorities

2018 Sonoma County Annual Report

Together, we are strong, we are resilient, we are Sonoma County.

SoCo Correspondent

SoCo Correspondent

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Sonoma County monthly electronic newsletter

Sonoma LAFCO

Local Agency Formation Commission

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

County Compensation and Salaries

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Salary and benefit information for Sonoma County employees

SB 272

Senate Bill 272 requires local agencies publish a list of systems that serve as original sources of data within an agency.

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