Chris Carrillo joined the East Valley Water District Governing Board in 2014, and was appointed to Vice Chairman of the Board in 2015 and Chairman of the Board in 2017. He has been a member of our local community for over 20 years and lives with his wife in Highland. Chris has a strong desire to serve his community and help shape water policy for the residents of Highland and San Bernardino as a member of the EVWD Board of Directors.
For over a decade, Chris has dedicated his career to public service and working on public policy issues in Southern California. He served as a senior aide for United States Senator Dianne Feinstein for six years and as a Deputy Chief of Staff for San Bernardino County Supervisor James Ramos.
Chris' community involvement includes leading the effort for Give Big San Bernardino County, attorney coach for Citrus Valley High School Mock Trial, member of the Redlands Bowl Performing Arts board, and serves on the Wildlands Conservancy board.
Director Carrillo is a graduate of Loyola Law School and licensed attorney. He holds a Master of Arts degree in Public Policy and American Politics from Claremont Graduate University and a Bachelor of Arts in American Government and English from Georgetown University.