Director: Andrew Clarke – Board Chair
Committees: Administrative, Rules & Regulations Review, Water Demand, Legislative Advocacy – Chair, Water Supply Planning – Alternate
Andrew “Andy” Clarke is a fifth generation Californian with a special appreciation for our State’s history and natural resources. He grew up in Southern California and spent many summers at his grandparents’ cattle ranch in Northern California swimming, fishing, hiking and enjoying the lakes and rivers that make our State a special place.
After high school, he attended Ventura College where he earned an Associate of Arts degree and then transferred to Cal Poly San Luis Obispo where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in AgBusiness.
After graduating from Cal Poly, he moved to Monterey County where he began a career in finance. In 2005, he began his employment as the Assistant Controller with Alisal Water Corporation, where he is currently employed.
He has lived in Del Rey Oaks for the past 13 years with his wife, Robin, their two children. He was an appointed member of the Del Rey Oaks Planning Commission from January 2005 through August 2011. He has served on numerous nonprofit Boards holding various leadership positions. Some of those organizations include: Salinas Jaycees, Del Rey Oaks Citizens’ Action Group, Cal Poly Alumni Association Monterey Bay Area Chapter, Salinas Valley Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, Monterey County Fair Heritage Foundation, Scottish Society of the Monterey Peninsula, among others.
In his spare time Andy enjoys working in his garden, hiking, reading, making jam, traveling and spending time with his family.