VENTURA, Calif. – Supervisor Linda Parks was elected as the Chair of the Ventura County Board of Supervisors for 2016 at the Board's first meeting of the New Year on Tuesday, Jan. 12. She was elected a unanimous vote of the Board that also elected Supervisor John Zaragoza as Vice Chair.
Parks represents the 2nd District, which includes Thousand Oaks, Newbury Park, Oak Park, Somis and the Santa Rosa Valley. She was first elected to the Board in 2003, and has previously served as its Chair in 2006, 2007 and 2011.
Zaragoza represents the 5th District, which consists primarily of the Oxnard area. He served previously as Vice Chair in 2011, and Chair in 2012.