As Civic Engagement Specialist, Eric coordinates the County's annual Civics 101 Academy, helps revise and maintain the County website and the County employees’ Communications Portal, helps guide visual communications, assists in planning and executing public and internal events and serves on two County committees.

Before joining the County in 2014, Eric served in a variety of senior management roles in the private and nonprofit sectors.

Eric holds a bachelor's degree in humanities from San Francisco State University.

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Eric Forgaard
Civic Engagement Specialist