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.

Walk-Up Services Hours and Information

Beginning Monday, April 19th the Board of Supervisors Department and County Administrator’s Office will be open for limited walk-up services Monday’s and Tuesday’ 8am-5pm, closed at 12pm for one hour, and Thursday’s 1pm-5pm. All services continue to be provided remotely. Call (707) 565-2241 for further details.

A partir del lunes 19 de abril, las oficinas de la Junta de Supervisores y del Administrador del Condado estarán abiertas para servicios limitados sin cita previa los lunes y martes de 8 a.m. a 5 p.m., cerradas a las 12 p.m. durante una hora, y los jueves de 1 p.m. a 5 p.m. Todos los servicios continúan proporcionándose de forma remota. Llame al (707) 565-2241 para obtener más detalles.”

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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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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