Kathryn Barger Bio, Age, Husband, Supervisor, Helicopter, Salary
Kathryn Barger Bio
Kathryn Ann Barger-Leibrich is an American politician serving as chair of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, representing the 5th District. She previously served as Chief Deputy Supervisor and Chief of Staff to Michael D. Antonovich.
Kathryn Barger Age
Kathryn has not made her age public.
Kathryn Barger Husband
Kathryn is married to Eric Leibrich, he is a retired Sheriff’s deputy.
Kathryn Barger Career – Kathryn Barger Staff
Kathryn began her career in politics in 1966 as an intern in the office of Los Angeles County Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich. She rose up the ranks to Antonovich’s chief of staff by 2001 where she served until her election to the Board of Supervisors in November 2016.
Kathryn Barger Supervisor
In November 2016 Kathryn was elected to the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors. During the course of her county career as a chief policy adviser on health, mental health, social services, and children’s issues, Kathryn ensured efficient and effective services and programs to significantly improve the quality of life for foster children, seniors, veterans, those with disabilities, and those with mental illness.
She has co-authored bills furthering the county’s support for veterans and foster children. She co-authored motions to address homelessness in LA County. the motion included a bill passed in May 2018 by the California State Assembly amending the state’s definition of “gravely disabled”, and allowing more state-sponsored medical care to be provided to those who may be suffering from a serious mental illness.
She also co-authored a motion creating the Blue Ribbon Commission on Public Safety, which was intended to explore the impact that Assembly Bill 109, California Proposition 47, and California Proposition 57, which were collectively aimed at converting many nonviolent drug offenses into misdemeanors and allowing for the early release of some inmates, has had inside of Los Angeles County.
Kathryn Barger Salary
Kathryn’s salary is unknown but in 2014 while serving as Los Angeles County Supervisor’s Chief Deputy she earned $230,192 annually.
Kathryn Barger Helicopter
According to the Daily News Kathryn uses firefighting helicopters with operating costs as high as $9,500 an hour to bypass traffic in Los Angeles County.
The Southern California News Group estimated flights taken by Barger and other supervisors over the past five years cost at least $195,000, based on flight times and hourly billing rates.
Barger’s office argued that the flights overlap with routine deployments and do not cost taxpayers extra. However, the county could not provide any records to verify that claim, despite searching for more than a month.
Is Kathryn Barger a man or woman
Kathryn is a woman. On March 7, 2020 during the International Women’s Day she celebrated the day saying that it was an honor to be the chair of a Female majority board.
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