Rob Kerth elected SMUD board president

Former Sacramento City Councilman Rob Kerth has been elected to serve as president of the SMUD board of directors.

Kerth’s term at helm of the Sacramento Municipal Utility District board runs January through Dec. 2015. Kerth previously served on the public utility board from 2009 through 2012. He left the board in 2012 in an unsucessful bid fora city council seat. He was appointed to fill a SUMD board vacancy last February.

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