THURSDAY LUNCHEON SPEAKER - Dee Rosario, Director, East Bay Regional Park District
Dee Rosario is the new Board member representing Ward Two. Prior to his retirement, Director Rosario worked for EBRPD for 37 years as a park ranger, firefighter, fire lieutenant, and as park supervisor of Redwood Regional Park. He has served on the Alameda County Parks, Recreation and Historical Commission; the Board of Directors for the Friends of Sausal Creek; the Regional Parks Association Board of Directors; the Oakland Fire-Safe Council Board; and co-convened for the California Alliance of Retired Americans. Director Rosario was born in Oakland and raised in the East Bay; he graduated from Mt. Eden High School in Hayward, earned an associate’s degree from Chabot Community College, and attended California State University, East Bay. Director Rosario is married and resides in Oakland.
Director Rosario represents most of Canyon, Lafayette, Moraga, Oakland, Orinda, Orinda Village, Piedmont, Rheem Valley, Rossmoor, and part of Walnut Creek.Parks in his ward include a portion of Anthony Chabot, Briones, Claremont Canyon, Huckleberry, a small portion of Las Trampas, Leona Open Space, Redwood, Roberts, Sibley, and Temescal.