Ventura County's Top County Manager Gets Big Contract Extension
Ventura County has signed its top manager to a long-term contract extension.
Ventura County Supervisors reupped County Executive Officer Mike Powers through 2024, following a performance review.
In making the decision, County Supervisors rated the job Powers has been doing as exceptional. They noted he heled lead the county through some difficult times, like the Thomas and Woolsey fires.
Powers was appointed as the County's Executive Officer in 2010. This is the third time his contract has been renewed. He currently makes just under $300,000 a year, with salary increased tied to whatever other top managers for the county received