Edward R. (Ed) Duarte has been a general engineering contractor for more than 50 years. His construction firm specializes in public works projects. He holds a Bachelor of Science in civil engineering from Fresno State University and is a graduate of the UCLA Anderson School of Business, Management Development for Entrepreneurs program.
President Duarte has lived in San Ramon since 1979. He is a member of the San Ramon Rotary and San Ramon Chamber of Commerce, and he served on the San Ramon Citizen’s Advisory Committee for Redevelopment. He also serves as the Vice President for the Contra Costa Chapter of the California Special Districts Association.
- Elected to the Board in 2012 and 2016
- Board president in 2020 and 2015
- 2019 Committee appointments: City of San Ramon and Central Contra Costa Sanitary District Liaison
- 2019 Joint Powers Agency appointments: DSRSD–EBMUD Recycled Water Authority (DERWA)