SANTA BARBARA – The Santa Barbara MTD Board of Directors has an at-large board position available, and is seeking applications from members of the public. The available position is a partial term that will run through July 2, 2023.

The primary duty of the Board is to set overall policy direction for MTD and to maintain financial accountability for the use of public funds. The MTD Board meets every other Tuesday at 8:30 a.m. at the Santa Barbara MTD Office, 550 Olive Street in Santa Barbara. Additional sub-committee meetings during the month and occasional special board meetings may occur during the course of the year. The time commitment for the position averages 9-12 hours per month. Additional time may be required for review of agenda materials, liaison meetings with other public entities and other MTD Board duties that arise. MTD Board directors are paid $60 per meeting, up to a maximum of $180 per month.

Interested parties are required to fill out a questionnaire, which can be found at After filling out a questionnaire, applicants should send a resume via email to Clerk of the Board Lilly Gomez at, or mailed or dropped off at 550 Olive Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101.  

Applications for this position will be accepted until 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 25, 2022.

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