Keith Wolaridge - Clerk
Considered a business and community leader, appointed in 2009 and elected in 2010, Keith proudly serves as Board President. Keith possesses a M.S. Degree in Leadership from Grand Canyon University, B.S. in Accounting from California State University, Fresno. In addition, a graduate from the prestigious University of Washington, Pacific Coast Banking School and locally, Kern Leaders Academy. Most recently, Keith earned his Masters in Governance from the California School Boards Association. Engaged in his community, Keith is a member of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. and Gideons International. Currently, on the Board of Directors for Bakersfield Symphony Orchestra, Kern County Gleaners, Kern County School Boards Association and an elected delegate to the California School Boards Association. Keith has served as board member for CSU Bakersfield Roadrunner Scholarship Fund, Stop the Violence, Kern County Black Chamber of Commerce, Kern County Workforce Investment Committee, and Kern County Community College District Blue Ribbon Committee for the “Yes on J” initiative. In addition, Keith volunteers his time for Bakersfield College ASTEP as a mentor to students. A husband for over twenty years and father to four beautiful daughters. Keith is also an avid golfer, reader, and writer of articles and blogs on various social media sites.