Steve Bennett has been Ventura’s County Supervisor, representing the citizens of District 1, since 2000.
In addition, Steve serves as Vice Chair of the Ventura County First 5 Commission.
Before joining the Board of Supervisors, Supervisor Bennett served on the Ventura City Council from 1993 to 1997.
Supervisor Bennett was a teacher and high school administrator for 20 years at Nordhoff High school in Ojai.
He is the co-author of the SOAR (Save Open-space and Agricultural Resources) initiatives throughout Ventura County.
He graduated in 1972 from Brown University with an Honors degree in economics, and in 1977 received a Masters in Education from Butler University.