Stephen J. Corona - Board President
Stephen J. Corona was elected to RCWD’s Board in September 2001 with successive re-elections in 2005, 2009, and 2013. His current term expires in December 2017. Mr. Corona served as Senior Vice President of the Board in 2006 and 2013, as President in 2007 and 2014, and has served on various Ad Hoc and Standing Policy Committees of the Board since 2001.
Married with one child, Mr. Corona has resided and farmed in the Temecula area since 1981. As a 1978 graduate of Pepperdine University, Mr. Corona majored in Business Administration and has directed his family’s farm operation as President of the Corona Ranch and the Big Horse Feed Store. The Corona family has raised crops such as avocados, citrus, onions, and sod in both the Santa Rosa and Rancho Divisions of RCWD.
Mr. Corona served 12 years as a Director and past President of the Riverside County Farm Bureau and the Citrus-Vineyard Policy General Plan, and as the first supervisorial district representative with the General Plan Advisory Committee for Riverside County.
Roger C. Ziemer was elected to RCWD’s Board in 2013. His term will expire in 2015. Mr. Ziemer currently serves on the Planning and Administration Committee and is an alternate on the Finance and Audit Committee.
Mr. Ziemer comes to RCWD with over 33 years of experience in the public utility forum, having served as Regional Public Affairs Manager with the Southern California Gas Company. He currently provides professional consulting services and contributes to the local community by actively serving on numerous organizations, affiliations, and committees within Southwest Riverside County.