Richard Aragon is the Assistant General Manager - CFO
/Treasurer of Rancho California Water District, where he oversees the District's Finance and Administration divisions, and manages the budget, debt, rate-setting, property management, and treasury functions.
Mr. Aragon joined the District as its Finance Manager in February of 2015 and was appointed Treasurer in October 2015. Mr. Aragon came to the District with 10 years of various finance, accounting, and auditing experience, specializing in water districts, special districts, and municipal governments. Most recently, he served as the Finance Director and Treasurer for a regional water wholesaler in Los Angeles and previously was responsible for overseeing accounting, financial reporting, and grants management for the North Slope Borough, a county municipality in Alaska.
Mr. Aragon is a Certified Public Finance Officer with the Government Finance Officers Association, and earned his Bachelors of Science in Accounting from California Baptist University in Riverside, California.
Mr. Aragon serves on the Water Education Foundation's 34-Member Board of Directors.