The Southern California Regional Rail Authority Board of Directors, the governing body of Metrolink, unanimously elected Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA) representative Orange County Supervisor Shawn Nelson as its chair at its regular monthly meeting.
Riverside County Transportation Commission (RCTC) member and Perris Mayor Daryl Busch was elected first vice chair, while Ventura County Transportation Commission (VCTC) member and Moorpark Mayor Pro Tem Keith Millhouse was elected to be second vice chair.
The elections result in one-year terms, but the officers may serve a two-year term if re-elected.
Nelson, currently serving on the OCTA Board of Directors, was first elected to the Orange County Board of Supervisors in June 2010 and was recently re-elected for another four-year term. He began serving on the Metrolink Board of Directors as a voting member in January 2013.
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