Director Rugg- is a long-time resident of Redwood Valley that was appointed to the Board in November 2009. He and his wife Holly raised both of their daughters here, where they attended and participated in the public school system. Mr. Rugg has a BA degree in Environmental Planning from UCSC and a general contractor's license. He currently works as the Construction Manager for health clinics in Lake and Mendocino Counties, helping those clinics expand their facilities and services. His contributions to RVCFD have included the drafting of the Administrative Policies and Procedures manual, the Emergency Vehicle Policies manual and the 2019 Strategic Plan.