Terms of Service: 6
Diana Towne has served the residents of the Rincon Water Board since 1995. She serves as Division V’s representative of Rincon del Diablo Municipal Water District’s Improvement District “1” and Improvement District “E.” She has served as President, Vice President, and Treasurer of the Board in the past. She currently chairs the Engineering and Long-Term Planning Committee and the Public Information & Intergovernmental Relations Committee that oversees and fosters customer, community, intergovernmental, and media relations.
As a member of the San Diego chapter of the California Special Districts Assoc., she’s currently serving as Board Secretary and Editor of the newsletter. Ms. Towne participated in the chapter’s scholarship committee selection, and also helped update the Chapter’s bylaws. She served on the Special District Advisory Committee to San Diego LAFCO and represented the Association of California Water Agencies, Region 10, which is comprised of approximately 39 water agencies covering 6.2 million people in San Diego and Orange counties.
As an active community member, Ms. Towne served as Treasurer of the Burn Institute Auxiliary and Vice-President of the North County League of Women Voters. During her career as a legal secretary, she served as Vice-President of the No. County Legal Secretaries Assoc., as well as Editor of its newsletter. Ms. Towne is also a Notary Public since 1985.
A supporter of wildlife and open space, Ms. Towne maintains membership in The Escondido Creek Conservancy, The San Dieguito River Park, The San Diego Zoo & Safari Park, and The Nature Conservancy. She enjoys hiking, spending time with family and friends, tending her succulent garden, cooking, and working on her rusty golf swing.
An Escondido resident since 1975, Ms. Towne and her fiancé own a home in NW Escondido. Their blended family consists of four children and seven grandchildren.