A forty-year resident of Santee, Bill Pommering was appointed to the Board in May 2009. He ran for election in 2010 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 and 2022. He previously served as Vice President and Board Treasurer. His background includes senior management positions with various private companies for over three decades. He had extensive fiscal experience with budgets of more than $200 million in his previous positions as a Vice President and Director of Administration for several major national and international insurance carriers. Director Pommering previously served on the Santee Community Development Commission Successor Oversight Committee and currently represents Padre Dam on the San Diego County Water Authority Board and Santee Chamber of Commerce Governmental Affairs Committee. He also serves as a Director of the East County Economic Development Council and San Diego East County Chamber of Commerce. He has been an Officer for the Santee-Lakeside Rotary Club for over a decade and has served on many East County charitable boards and events.