Primary jurisdiction includes agriculture, agricultural chemicals, agricultural commodities and commissions, Department of Food and Agriculture, expositions and fairs, food labeling, labeling of agricultural commodities, livestock and poultry, marketing law, milk and milk products, pest management, and veterinary issues relative to agriculture.

Higher Education

Primary jurisdictions are university, state university, and community college systems, postsecondary education, and student financial aid.

Water, Parks, and Wildlife

Primary jurisdictions are water resources, flood management, fish and game, parks and recreation, and wildlife.

Rules (Alternate)

Primary jurisdictions are proposed amendments to the rules, and other matters relating to the business of the Legislature.


Co-Chair, Select Committee on Natural Disaster Response, Recovery, and Rebuilding

Chair, Select Committee on Craft Brewing and Distilling

Select Committee on Biotechnology

Select Committee on Campus Climate

Select Committee on End of Life Health Care

Select Committee on Hate Crimes

Select Committee on Improving Bay Area Transportation Systems

Select Committee on Coastal Protection

Select Committee on Wine