Now serving his second term as District 2 Supervisor, Ed Valenzuela looks forward to the new challenges ahead during his next term. Being fiscally responsible, keeping vital services as well as supporting economic development are his primary goals. Ed was born and raised in the Bay Area; he is the oldest of four sons. While working for AT&T he secured a transfer to the beautiful city of Mt. Shasta and moved his family from Fortuna in 1998. Married to his wife Barbara for 25 years; they have a son Kevin, a graduate of Chico State University and a daughter, Elaina who is a senior at Chico State as well. He was elected to Mt. Shasta City Council in 2000 and served eight years as City Councilman. In 2010 Ed retired from AT&T after 32 years of service. Dedicated to his job as County Supervisor, he focuses on listening to his constituents; fact gathering from all parties involved, and keeping an open mind while making decisions that are in the best interest of Siskiyou County.