The State of California is divided into District Agricultural Associations. The San Joaquin County Fairgrounds, are operated by the 2nd DAA, on behalf of the State under the Department of Food and Agriculture (Fairs & Expositions Branch).
The Fairgrounds are made self-supporting through year around facility rentals, proceeds from the annual fair and donations.
The 2nd DAA is governed by a nine-member board. Each member is appointed by the Governor and serves a 4-year term. The members do not receive a stipend.
The Board appoints a CEO/Secretary who is charged with the day-to-day operations of the facilities. The Board meets on the 4th Thursday of every month unless otherwise noted.
Current Board Members:
- President, B. Troy Bowers
- Vice President, Jeff Wagner
- Director, Joel Reyna
- Director, Andrea J. "AJ" Hurford