Kimberly Cox was first elected to the Board of Directors in 2003, representing Division 1. As a resident of the High Desert since 1985, she brings professional experience in city government and special districts, as well as expertise in water management to the Mojave Water Agency board.
Currently, Dr. Cox serves as the General Manager for the Helendale Community Services District, a position she has held since 2007. She previously worked for the cities of Hesperia and Victorville, and as an instructor at Victor Valley College.
A recognized water expert, Cox was appointed in 2013 and reappointed twice by Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr. to serve on the Lahontan Regional Water Quality Control Board. Lahontan RWQCB is responsible for protecting water quality within Region 6 of the state. There are nine RWQCB regions in California.
Additionally, Dr. Cox has served on the San Bernardino County Local Agency Formation Commission (LAFCO) since 2004 representing special districts. She has also served on the San Bernardino County Solid Waste Task Force representing special districts. Cox was a contributing author for the Special Districts Formation Guide available through the California Special Districts Association (CSDA).
She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management and a Master’s degree in Public Administration with an emphasis in Water Resource Management and a Doctorate in Public Administration.