Santa Cruz County History - Government



Scotts Valley Councils and Mayors, 1966--

City Councils are elected to 4-year terms in November; the Council appoints two of its members to serve as Mayor and Mayor Pro Tem for one-year periods. Information courtesy of the City of Scotts Valley.

1966-1969 || 1970-1979 || 1980-1989 || 1990-1999 || 2000-2009 || 2010-

1966--1969

Year Mayor Council Members
1966 Bill Graham
  • C.R. Roberson
  • M. Willis (Bill) Lotts
  • Paul B. Couchman, Jr.
  • James (Bud) E. Kennedy
1967 Bill Graham
  • C.R. Roberson
  • M. Willis (Bill)Lotts
  • Paul B. Couchman, Jr.
  • James (Bud) E. Kennedy
1968 Bill Graham
  • C.R. Roberson
  • M. Willis (Bill) Lotts
  • Paul B. Couchman, Jr.
  • James (Bud) E. Kennedy
1969 Bill Graham
  • C.R. Roberson
  • M. Willis (Bill) Lotts
  • Paul B. Couchman, Jr.
  • James (Bud) E. Kennedy

1966-1969 || 1970-1979 || 1980-1989 || 1990-1999 || 2000-2009 || 2010-

1970--1979

Year Mayor Council Members
1970 Bill Graham
  • C.R. Roberson
  • M. Willis (Bill) Lotts
  • Paul B. Couchman, Jr.
  • James (Bud) E. Kennedy
1971 M. Willis (Bill) Lotts
  • C.R. Roberson
  • Paul B. Couchman, Jr.
  • James (Bud) E. Kennedy
  • Walter Shulte
1972 M. Willis (Bill) Lotts   
  • C.R. Roberson
  • Paul B. Couchman, Jr.
  • James (Bud) E. Kennedy
  • Walter Shulte
1973 Paul B. Couchman, Jr.  
  • C.R. Roberson
  • Walter Shulte
  • John M. Abbott
  • John E. McBain
1974 Paul B. Couchman, Jr.
  • C.R. Roberson
  • Walter Shulte
  • John M. Abbott
  • John E. McBain
1975 Paul B. Couchman, Jr.
  • John M. Abbott
  • John E. McBain
  • Cita R. Emmons
    (recalled by ballot measure 75)
  • Joseph J. Perry
1976 Paul B. Couchman, Jr.
  • John M. Abbott
  • John E. McBain
  • Joseph J. Perry
1977 Joseph J. Perry
  • John W. Boone
  • Raymond F. Carl
  • Donald S. Cook
  • Jun Lee
1978 Donald S. Cook
  • John W. Boone
  • Raymond F. Carl
  • Joseph J. Perry
  • Jun Lee
1979 Raymond F. Carl
  • John W. Boone
  • Donald S. Cook
  • Jun Lee
  • Friend W. Stone

1966-1969 || 1970-1979 || 1980-1989 || 1990-1999 || 2000-2009 || 2010-

1980--1989

Year Mayor Council Members
1980 Raymond F. Carl
  • John W. Boone
  • Donald S. Cook
  • Jun Lee
  • Friend W. Stone
1981 Jun Lee
  • Raymond F. Carl
  • Friend W. Stone
  • Henry (Rad) R. Lyon
    (deceased 5/81)
  • Richard A. Siltanen
    (moved 11/81)
1982 Friend W. Stone
  • Raymond F. Carl
  • Jun Lee
  • Reynold R. Retzlaff
    (appt. to replace Lyon)
  • Rupert Lissner
    (appt. to replace Siltanen)
1982 Friend W. Stone
  • Raymond F. Carl
  • Jun Lee
  • Reynold R. Retzlaff
  • Rupert Lissner
1983 Reynold R. Retzlaff
  • Raymond F. Carl
  • Barbara L. Leichter
  • Rodmar H. Pulley
    (moved 8/83)
  • Edwin R. Lang
    (appt. to replace Lissner)
1984 Raymond F. Carl
  • Reynold R. Retzlaff
  • Barbara L. Leichter
  • Edwin R. Lang
  • Philip S. Liberty
    (appt. to replace Pulley)
1985 Barbara L. Leichter
  • Raymond F. Carl
  • Philip S. Liberty
  • Roger W. Anderson
  • George (Joe) J. Miller
1986 George (Joe) J. Miller
  • Raymond F. Carl
  • Philip S. Liberty
  • Roger W. Anderson
  • Barbara L. Leichter
1987 Philip S. Liberty
  • Raymond F. Carl
  • George (Joe) J. Miller
  • Roger W. Anderson
  • Glennon Culwell
1988 Raymond F. Carl
  • Philip S. Liberty
  • George (Joe) J. Miller
  • Roger W. Anderson
  • Glennon Culwell
1989 Glennon Culwell
  • Philip S. Liberty
  • George (Joe) J. Miller
  • Gerald C. Pittenger
  • Michael C. Caffrey

1966-1969 || 1970-1979 || 1980-1989 || 1990-1999 || 2000-2009 || 2010-

1990--1999

Year Mayor Council Members
1990 Glennon Culwell
  • Philip S. Liberty
  • George (Joe) J. Miller
  • Gerald C. Pittenger
    (resigned 7/90)
  • Michael C. Caffrey
11/1990--
1/1991
Michael C. Caffrey
(resigned 1/91)
  • George (Joe) J. Miller
  • Gina Koshland
  • David Schmidt
  • Peggie Lopez
1991 George (Joe) J. Miller
  • Gina Koshland
  • David Schmidt
  • Peggie Lopez
  • Edwin R. Lang
    (replaced Caffrey in special election)
1992 George (Joe) J. Miller
  • Gina Koshland
  • David Schmidt
  • Peggie Lopez
  • Edwin R. Lang
1993 Gina Koshland
  • David Schmidt
  • Peggie Lopez
  • Michael Shulman
  • George (Joe) J. Miller
1994 Peggie Lopez
  • David Schmidt
  • Gina Koshland
  • Michael Shulman
  • George (Joe) J. Miller
1995 Michael Shulman
  • David Schmidt
  • Peggie Lopez
  • George (Joe) J. Miller
  • Bart Cavallaro
1996 George (Joe) J. Miller
  • David Schmidt
    (resigned 11/95, appointed by CC to 3/26/96)
  • Stephany Aguilar
    (replaced Schmidt)
  • Peggie Lopez
  • Michael Shulman
  • Bart Cavallaro
1997 Bart Cavallaro
  • Stephany Aguilar
  • Sheryl Ainsworth
  • Randy Johnson
  • Chuck Walker
1998 Stephany Aguilar
  • Sheryl Ainsworth
  • Bart Cavallaro
  • Randy Johnson
  • Chuck Walker
1999 Randy Johnson
  • Stephany Aguilar
  • Sheryl Ainsworth
  • Bart Cavallaro
  • Chuck Walker

1966-1969 || 1970-1979 || 1980-1989 || 1990-1999 || 2000-2009 || 2010-

2000--

Year Mayor Council Members
2000 Chuck Walker
  • Sheryl Ainsworth
  • Stephany Aguilar
  • Cliff Barrett
  • Randy Johnson
2001 Sheryl Ainsworth
  • Stephany Aguilar
  • Cliff Barrett
  • Randy Johnson
  • Paul Marigonda
2002 Stephany Aguilar
  • Sheryl Ainsworth
  • Cliff Barrett
  • Randy Johnson
  • Paul Marigonda
2003 Randy Johnson
  • Stephany Aguilar
  • Sheryl Ainsworth
  • Cliff Barrett
  • Paul Marigonda
2004 Cliff Barrett
  • Stephany Aguilar
  • Sheryl Ainsworth
  • Randy Johnson
  • Paul Marigonda
2005 Paul Marigonda
  • Stephany Aguilar
  • Cliff Barrett
  • Randy Johnson
  • Dene Bustichi
2006 Stephany Aguilar
  • Dene Bustichi
  • Cliff Barrett
  • Randy Johnson
  • Paul Marigonda
2007 Dene Bustichi
  • Stephany Aguilar
  • Cliff Barrett
  • Randy Johnson
  • Jim Reed
2008 Randy Johnson
  • Stephany Aguilar
  • Cliff Barrett
  • Dene Bustichi
  • Jim Reed
2009 Randy Johnson
  • Stephany Aguilar
  • Dene Bustichi
  • Donna Lind
  • Jim Reed

1966-1969 || 1970-1979 || 1980-1989 || 1990-1999 || 2000-2009 || 2010-

2010--

Year Mayor Council Members
2010 Jim Reed
  • Dene Bustichi
  • Stephany Aguilar
  • Randy Johnson
  • Donna Lind

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