David Mesa

David has been a member of the Pajaro Valley Health Trust Board of Directors since 2003 and has served as treasurer for at least six years during that time. In March 2012, David was one of six Jefferson Award Honorees recognized for his volunteer work in the community. In addition to the Health Trust, David has been instrumental in establishing Girls Incorporated of the Central Coast (GICC) as an independent non-profit organization. GICC provides education, health, and leadership development opportunities for girls 8 to 18 through a series of after school programs throughout Monterey County.  Finally, David volunteers with the United Way of Monterey County to provide free income tax services to the low income families in Monterey County through the VITA program. David retired from Monterey County in 2011 after completing 33 years in county government that also included San Benito and Napa counties. David’s career in Monterey County included working as a Budget Analyst in the Budget Division of the County Administrative Office, as the Finance Director for the County Health Department, and as General Accounting Division Manager of the Auditor/Controller’s Office.