Pommering was appointed to the Board in May 2009 and was re-elected to his third four year term in November 2018. He served as Board President from 2011 to 2013 and again in 2018. His background includes senior management of various private companies for over three decades. He had extensive fiscal and budgetary experience in excess of $100 million. Director Pommering previously served on the Santee Community Development Commission Successor Oversight Committee and currently serves as Padre Dam's representative on the East County Economic Development Council and Santee Chamber Governmental Affairs Committee.