Date(s) - Wednesday, September 16, 2015
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Flamingo Conference Resort and Spa
Mr. Tennis Wick is the Director of Sonoma County Permit and Resource Management Department. He will share information about USGS fault lines that may be active within our county and may pose a potential risk in our area and other associated issues, such as aquifers and preparedness.
Tennis Wick has served as PRMD Director since November 2013. The agency balances protection of Sonoma County’s natural resources with its orderly development through the agency’s planning, engineering, building, well and septic, code enforcement and customer service authority.
Before joining the County of Sonoma, Wick worked as a principal at Berg Holdings responsible for government affairs, site acquisition, design and entitlement. Previously, Tennis practiced as a partner at the engineering and planning consulting firm CSW/Stuber-Stroeh Engineering Group, Inc. He began his career with the County of Marin where he led current planning as Development Chief.
Wick is a member of the American Institute of Certified Planners (10447) and the American Planning Association. Tennis Wick holds a Juris Doctor degree from Golden Gate University School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science with a Public Service Emphasis from the University of California, Santa Barbara.
A long-time Petaluma resident, Tennis Wick has been civically active twice serving as a City Planning Commissioner and as Board President of the Friends of the Petaluma River, Petaluma Peoples Service Center and the Petaluma Area Chamber of Commerce. Wick has also sits as a member of the Bank of Marin Petaluma Advisory Board, Sonoma County Farm Bureau and the Sonoma County Alliance. Tennis is part owner of Active Sports Club Petaluma and Hen House Brewing Co. He and his wife Holly have four grown daughters and are active in endurance sports, cooking and gardening.