La Jollan one of five named to fair board
Gov. Jerry Brown has appointed five San Diego area residents to the Board of Directors for the 22nd Agricultural District, which operates the Del Mar Fairgrounds.
The appointees, who do not require Senate confirmation, are Lisa Barkett, 52, of La Jolla; Tom Chino, 62, of Del Mar; David Lizerbram, 35, of San Diego; Frederick Schenk, 57, of San Diego; and David Watson, 54, of Chula Vista. Barkett is a longtime vice president of Merjan Financial Corp. and Chino is the president of Chino Nojo family farm. The others are lawyers. Board members do not receive compensation.