News Release
For Immediate Release
January 2, 2020
Contact: Jean Nakano

BOE Member Vazquez Transitions to Board Chair

Sacramento - State Board of Equalization (BOE) Member Antonio Vazquez has rotated into the position of Board Chairman, per the Board's governance policy, effective January 1, 2020. The Board discussed the rotation at its December 17, 2019, meeting.

Elected on November 6, 2018, Board Member Antonio Vazquez is the Third District Member of the California State Board of Equalization, representing more than 9.5 million residents in Los Angeles, a portion of San Bernardino, and Ventura Counties. Vazquez previously served on the Santa Monica City Council for over 10 years, including holding the offices of Mayor Pro Tempore in 2015 and Mayor in 2016.

The five-member California State Board of Equalization (BOE) is a publicly elected tax board that serves a significant role in the assessment and administration of property taxes.