Jose Preciado

South Bay Irrigation District - Division 3

Term 2020-2024
  • Sweetwater Authority Operations Committee (2017)
  • Sweetwater Authority Communications Committee (2015-2016)
  •  Sweetwater Authority Finance and Personnel Committee (Chair 2015-2016)
  • Sweetwater Authority/County of San Diego Board of Supervisors Trails Committee (2014-2017)
  • Sweetwater Authority Consultant Selection Committee (2008-2013)
  • South Bay Irrigation District Board of Directors (since 2008, President 2012, 2016, 2021; Vice President 2019)
  • Sweetwater Authority Governing Board (since 2008; Chair 2012-2014; Vice Chair 2019-2020)

Current Committee Assignments 

  • Finance and Administration Committee, Chair
  • Engineering. Capital and Development Services Committee
  • Chula Vista Chamber of Commerce Utilities Subcommittee, Alternate
  • South Bay Irrigation District Board Representative to the San Diego County Water Authority

Professional & Other Affiliations (Past & Present)

  • Chula Vista Democratic Club, President
  • CSA San Diego County Board of Directors, Member and Chair
  • EMPOWER San Diego Board of Directors, Member
  • National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials, Member
  • San Diego County Democratic Party Central Committee, Ex Officio Member
  • San Diego State University Academic Engagement Programs, Director
  • South Bay Forum, Past President
  • California Democratic Party Central Committee, E-Board Representative


  • BA Latin American Studies, SDSU
  • MA Teaching, SDSU


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