Developed and implemented the County's Fire Transfer Tax which redirected General Fund dollars into the Fire Department, prioritizing capital improvements in a department that is continually challenged by some of the worst wildfires in our nation.
Developed the County's Cannabis Ordinance, creating millions of dollars in new revenue which has assisted with enforcement, education, libraries and a host of other social services.
Helped move the County into a new era of clean energy by implementing the Climate Action Plan, building a $130M resource recovery project at the Tajigus Landfill, and converting the County's fleet to electric vehicles.
Hosted 9 consecutive Veteran Stand Downs, providing comfort and care to thousands of veterans who are either homeless or near homeless.
Testified before Congress in support of the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians, stressing the need for open communication and Government to Government relations.