Board Walk ~ Susan Gorin

Susan Gorin Susan Gorin represents the First District as a member of the Sonoma County Board of Supervisors, an area that includes the entire Sonoma Valley.


How does our county budget benefit our community?

Posted on July 14, 2022
How does our county budget benefit our community?

The Sonoma County Board of Supervisors has approved a $2.26 billion budget for Fiscal Year 2022/2023, which began July 1.  To give... Continue

Disparity of mental health services in Sonoma Valley 

Posted on May 15, 2022

At the onset of the first COVID-19 lockdown, physical health was top of mind. Knowing so little about the novel coronavirus, and witnessing... Continue

New directions for Health Action Sonoma County

Posted on April 20, 2022

The last two years have demonstrated the overwhelming disparities in health outcomes in our county, with the disproportionate impacts... Continue

Our two years of COVID 19 

Posted on March 16, 2022

March 2020 feels like a lifetime ago. COVID-19 has warped our sense of time, and though there are firm event markers – among them... Continue

Year-end reflections and looking ahead to 2022

Posted on December 15, 2021

It is hard to believe that it is already December. As many do at this time of year, I am reflecting on the ups and downs of the past... Continue

Sonoma Developmental Center – what’s happening, what’s next

Posted on October 27, 2021
Sonoma Developmental Center – what’s happening, what’s next

Over the past several years, I have heard from countless constituents, in my district and across the county and region, sharing their... Continue

Homelessness in Sonoma Valley — an update

Posted on September 30, 2021
Homelessness in Sonoma Valley -- an update

Homelessness is not a new issue for the Sonoma Valley; indeed, there have been countless meetings both public and behind the scenes... Continue

Climate action at the County level

Posted on September 6, 2021

As the Caldor Fire threatens South Lake Tahoe and Hurricane Ida batters the South and East, I am increasingly, constantly, and inescapably... Continue

Why are we having so many Recall Elections?

Posted on August 16, 2021

On September 14, Sonoma County voters will cast their votes on two recall elections facing the state and the county: those of California... Continue

Stepping back out into the First District 

Posted on July 26, 2021

Like many who are fully vaccinated, I am slowly but surely (and safely) returning to in-person events and community gatherings, even... Continue

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