Profiles in Leadership
Los Angeles County Supervisor Kathryn Barger
November 17, 2021
CSAC is only as strong as its membership. This week’s Profiles in Leadership spotlights Kathryn Barger, who is currently in her second term as Los Angeles County Supervisor for District 5. Supervisor Barger is a passionate advocate for programs and services that improve the quality of life for all residents, including foster children, veterans, and those with disabilities or mental illness. Supervisor Barger currently serves on the CSAC Board of Directors and its Executive Committee and was appointed in July 2021 by the National Association of Counties to serve as Board Member At-Large and Vice Chair of the Large Urban Caucus.
Starting as a college intern working for the County to now serving over 2 million residents in the largest district in Los Angeles County, Supervisor Barger has been a relentless leader and champion of major initiatives for the health, social service, natural resources to meet the needs of her diverse district. Thank you, Supervisor Barger, for your ongoing leadership on behalf of California Counties.