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MCWD Governance

MCWD Board of Directors

Jan Shriner
Jan Shriner
President
directorshriner@mcwd.org

Jan is a trained biologist and continues to enjoy a lengthy career in outdoor education that has included both private and public sector roles.

Jan was first elected to the MCWD Board in 2010. Her current term ends in 2022.

Herbert Cortez
Herbert Cortez
Vice President
directorcortez@mcwd.org

Herbert is currently working at Hartnell College in the office of Curriculum & Instructional Support. Herbert is also a member of the Monterey County Democratic Central Committee. He has served on the City of Marina's Economic Development Commission. He received his Master's Degree in Public Policy from Pepperdine University. Herbert resides in Marina with his wife Carolina and two sons Emilio and Andres.

Herbert's current term on the District Board ends in 2024.

Thomas Moore
Thomas Moore
Director
directormoore@mcwd.org

Tom is a retired Army Colonel and currently teaches for the U.S. Naval War College Program at the Naval Postgraduate School.

Tom was first elected to the MCWD Board in November 1994. His current term on the District Board ends in 2024.

Gail Morton
Gail Morton
Director
directormorton@mcwd.org

Gail is an attorney in private practice and has been a community leader serving as Marina's Mayor Pro Tem and Councilmember previously. Her current term ends in 2022.

Matt Zefferman
Matt Zefferman
Director
mzefferman@mcwd.org

Matt is a former Air Force civil engineering officer with a doctorate in ecology who teaches and conducts research at the Naval Postgraduate School.

Matt was first elected to the MCWD Board in 2018. His current term ends in 2022.