District A - Westwood/Waterbridge/Casa Bernardo/Casa de las Campanas - 92127 (4 Seats)

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  • Resident of Rancho Bernardo since 1974
  • Became member of Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) in 2007.
  • Westwood District Coordinator for Neighborhood Watch for 4 years. Active member since 2003
  • Member of RB Community Council, RB Planning Board, RB Recreation Council.
  • Honorary Mayor of Rancho Bernardo 2010
  • Dog Park Liaison for the Rancho Bernardo Off Leash Dog Park 2002-present
  • Volunteer with pet therapy since 2003, involved with pet therapy organizations since 2005
  • Founder and President of a poodle organization with over 600 members 2000 to present
  • Developed a weekly community e-newsletter which is distributed to approximately 1,000 residents 2005-2017
  • Inducted into the Rancho Bernardo Hall of Fame 2004 and held several officer positions Member of Hats Off To Volunteers
  • VIP Event Coordinator and VIP Parade Coordinator for the Rancho Bernardo Spirit of the Fourth Committee 2014-2019
  • Poodles On Parade Extravaganza Fundraiser Coordinator for the Rancho Bernardo Spirit of the Fourth Committee 2014-2019
  • Appointed by Mayor of San Diego to sit on the Citizen Review Board on Police Practices, 2009 -2012
  • Appointed to City of San Diego's Captain's Advisory Committee 2015-present
  • Fire Safe Council member
  • Ham Radio Operator
  • Red Cross Shelter Voluneer

Tom LettingtonTom In Uniform

  • Rancho Bernardo, Westwood Resident since 1973
  • Married to Kay for 63 years
  • Four children graduated from Mt Carmel High School
  • Six grandchildren ages 11 through 25
  • Retired Naval Officer - 26 years, Surface Warfare/Information Technology
  • Deeply involved in Vietnam War, In Country (12 months in Saigon) and Off-Shore (USS HOEL (DDG-13)): 1965 - 1968
  • Served as Commanding Officer USS BRADLEY (FF-1041)
  • Member, Climate Reality Project Leadership Corps
  • Passionate about educating the public in matters related to Anthropogenic Global Warming and Global Climate Change
  • Inducted into Rancho Bernardo Hall of Fame 2012
  • Presenter for Quilts of Valor Foundation, San Diego North County
  • Member of RB Spirit of the Fourth Board of Directors and Webmaster
  • Member of the RB Auxiliary Communications Service. (RBACS)
  • Board Member of RB Veterans Memorial Association
  • Former Adjutant and Vice Commander of General J P Holland Chapter, The Military Order of the World Wars
  • Member of Abraham J. Baum VFW Post 7766
  • Amateur Radio Operator - Amateur Extra Class
  • Member of the Escondido Amateur Radio Society (EARS)
  • Member of the Palomar Amateur Radio Club (PARC)
  • Team Leader of the RB Community Emergency Response Team (CERT), 2013-2014
  • Member of the CERT San Diego Auxiliary Communications Service
  • Member of the Rancho Bernardo Auxilliary Communications Service
  • Member of Rancho Bernardo Community Council - District A - Westwood
  • Serve on RBCC Public Safety Committee
  • Serve on RBCC Government and Public Utilities Committee
  • Former Member of Rancho Bernardo Planning Board (District A - Westwood)
  • Served on RB Planning Board Traffic Committee
  • Served on RB Planning Board Regional Issues Committee
  • Member of Rancho Bernardo Democratic Club
  • Volunteer Webmaster for several Rancho Bernardo non-profit organizations
  • Avid bicyclist and League Cycling Instructor for League of American Bicyclists
  • Education: BS Industrial Psychology, Minor in Naval Science, Iowa State University; MS Computer Systems, Naval Postgraduate School; Naval War College, College of Command and Staff; National Defense University (ICAF)

District B - Eastview - Greens East - 92128 (2 Seats)

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  • Resident of Rancho Bernardo since 2004
  • Married since 1977 - mother of 4, grandmother of 7
  • Over 20 years experience in Emergency/Disaster Preparedness which includes 6 years with the Vancouver (WA) Fire Department, 13 years with the American Red Cross (2 years as staff...the remainder as a volunteer) and 2 years in Fire Recovery following the 2007 Wildfires.
  • Community Fair Director for Spirit of the Fourth, Inc.
  • Inducted into the Rancho Bernardo Hall of Fame in 2013
  • Secretary for the Rancho Bernardo Community Council
  • Activity Director for Senior Living
  • Fire Safe Council Member
  • Hobbies include: ushering at Humphreys Concerts, crocheting, watching movies and spending time with family

District C - Oaks North - 92128 (2 Seats)

District D - Swim & Tennis/Alamedas/Gatewood/Greens/
Trails - 92128 (4 Seats)

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  • R.B resident since 1974
  • Married 68 years; 3 children; 3 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren; 1 certified pet therapy poodle.
  • Semi-retired Financial Manager of family owned Arbitration/Consulting business
  • Member RB Community Council since 2012
  • Chair of Maintenance Assessment District Committee since 2013
  • Volunteer Financial Secretary of Temple Adat Shalom for 9 years
  • Volunteer library committee of Temple Adat Shalom for 15 years

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  • Now Retired
  • During my working career I was a CPA with a MBA in Finance
  • I taught accounting and finance courses at Central Washington University.
  • Adjunct teacher at UC-Santa Cruz while working for the US Government
  • 30-year career with Department of Defense (Defense Contract Audit Agency), auditing large defense contractors and instructing auditors.

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  • Rancho Bernardo resident since 2001
  • Married with four grown children and two grandchildren
  • Born and raised in Southern Illinois on a small farm before moving to the LA area in 1980
  • Recently retired after spending over 40 years in the Aerospace Industry as an Engineer, Project/Program Manager, and finally as Program Director
  • Bachelors of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Illinois and an MBA in International Management from Thunderbird University (Now a part of ASU)
  • Committee Secretary of local HOA (Bernardo Greens #19 Landscape Committee) for over 10 years
  • Informational Ambassador Volunteer at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park
  • Enjoy spending time with my wife, children and two granddaughters as well as traveling and participating in many outdoor activities including running, swimming, cycling (triathlon racing), scuba diving, golfing, snow and water-skiing, and backpacking

District E - Seven Oaks/Remington Club - 92128 (2 Seats)

District F - Bernardo Heights - 92128
(4 Seats)

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  • Resident of Rancho Bernardo since 1988.
  • Resident of Vista de Bernardo since 1988.
  • Vice President of the Vista de Bernardo Homeowners Association.
  • Vista de Bernardo Architectural Committee member 2012 to Present.
  • Member of the Rancho Bernardo Community Council since 2014.
  • Member of Rancho Bernardo Community Council Government Relations & Utilites Committee since 2014.
  • Chairman of Rancho Bernardo Community Council Student Member Selection Ad hoc Committee.
  • Born and Raised in Lansdale, Pennsylvania.
  • Married to my Wife, Marla, for over 48 Years.
  • Served 4 Years in the US Navy (1967-1970).
  • Vice President of Oaks North Senior Mens Golf Club
  • Recipient of Hats off to Volunteers

Kevin Messerkevin

  • San Diego resident since 1997. Moved to Rancho Bernardo/Bernardo Heights in 2009.
  • Graduate of the US Naval Academy (1995) and the USD School of Law (2002).
  • Federal Administrative Law Judge for the Social Security Administration.
  • Former California Department of Justice Deputy Attorney General.
  • 21 year Navy veteran, served in both Iraq and Afghanistan.
  • Life member of the National Eagle Scout Association.
  • Board member of the Rancho Bernardo Girls Softball League since 2014.
  • US Naval Academy Blue and Gold Officer since 2013.
  • Member of the Rancho Bernardo Community Council since 2016.
  • Enjoys spending time with family, coaching youth baseball and softball, running and playing hockey.

Vasu Raokevin

  • Rancho Bernardo resident since 2020
  • MBA along with a Computer Engineering degree. Many years of corporate management experience in Financial services, Insurance, Management Consulting, Manufacturing, and Medical Devices industries
  • Lived all around the country for work, finally settled in San Dieg
  • Passions include women's rights, social justice, and animal rights
  • Dog lover
  • Love to read, volunteer, and spend time enjoying San Diego's beautiful trails and beaches..

District G - High Country West/Camino Bernardo 92127 (2 Seats)

Matthew Greco

  • Matthew Greco, has resided in Rancho Bernardo with his wife and two children for the past fourteen years. His two children both attend local Poway School District schools. Matthew graduated from the University of California, San Diego with a bachelor's degree in history and the University of San Diego with a law degree. He has worked for the county for the past twenty-six years.

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  • Moved to San Diego in 1992 from northern California
  • Settled down in High Country West, Rancho Bernardo in 2000
  • Previously worked in Trade Show and Event planning, including Customer Service and Accounting
  • Currently working in Contract Management, Sales and Service Administration, and Accounting
  • Love volunteering at the Helen Woodward Center whenever I can
  • Was member of the Rancho Bernardo Planning Board
  • Was the previous chairperson for the Public Safety Committee, current member
  • Current member of the Rancho Bernardo Community Council

Residents at Large (Up to 2 Seats)