Lisa M. Borba, AICP, was first appointed to the Contra Costa Water District’s Board of Directors in April 2010. She continues to represent Division 1, which includes the cities and communities of Concord, Pacheco, Clyde, Bay Point and parts of Pittsburg, Martinez and Pleasant Hill. Also, she has served as Board President since 2016, and currently serves as Chair of the Retirement and Other Post Employee Benefits (OPEB) Committees.
A resident of Concord, she is a professional land planner certified by the American Institute of Certified Planners and currently employed by a private land development company. She started her planning career in 1990 after earning a bachelor’s degree in environmental studies from the University of California at Santa Barbara.
Her professional experience includes working with many public agencies – on the customer side of the relationship. She uses this experience “on both sides of the table” to help focus her top priorities at CCWD: responsible management of public money and providing quality customer service. Over the years, she has volunteered her time with the Holbrook Heights Community Association HOA, the Wheelchair Foundation and the Baldwin Park Canine Contingent. In addition, she gladly volunteers her time towards her son’s AYSO soccer, CYO Basketball and Track, and Bishop Estates Swim Team, and the St. Agnes Parish community. She is a member of the American Planning Association, the American Institute of Certified Planners and a board member of the East Bay Leadership Council.