BIO - Joe has been the Public Works Director with the Town of Yountville since October 29, 2014. He has extensive experience in both public and private civil work. He previously worked for the City of Concord where he was the Infrastructure Maintenance Manager. Prior to his position with the City of Concord Joe served in the Public Works Departments at Yolo County (2007-2012) as the Superintendent of Public Works, and the City of Napa (2003-2007) as a Streets Field Supervisor. Before working in the public sector, Joe was employed by Underground Construction Company, Inc. a heavy engineering company. There he was Superintendent managing both public and private heavy civil engineering projects. Joe holds a B.S. degree in Business Management from the University of Phoenix. He also holds a M.B.A. degree from Sacramento State University. Joe has lived in Yountville with his wife Kathy since 1991. In his spare time he enjoys running, and riding bikes in and around Napa Valley, and triathlons and other endurance events. He completed an Ironman distance event in 2009. Joe is also the proud grandfather to Isadora and Ivan and loves spending time with them and their mom Sisi at their home in the Sacramento area.
John Ferons - Deputy Public Works Director
BIO - TBD
Don Moore - Utility Operations Manager
BIO - Don has worked for the Town of Yountville since 2003. He was hired as the Wastewater System Supervisor and is currently the Utility Operations Manager. In this capacity, Don oversees the regulatory requirements of and operation/maintenance of the Wastewater Treatment Plan, Recycled Water Distribution System, Sewer Collection System, Potable/Drinking Water Distribution System and the Emergency Well. When away from work, Don enjoys spending time with his wife and two children, camping and taking part in various outdoor activities. Don is also a member of the Kiwanis Club of Yountville and with the assistance of several family members, helps to put on one of the best crab feeds in the Napa Valley.
BIO - Larry began work with the Town of Yountville in 2015. After six years in the US Navy, Larry worked for ten years in private construction and eleven years with the City of Napa. In his free time, Larry enjoys hunting, fishing, and spending time with his family.
Erica Teagarden- Management Analyst
BIO - Erica joined the Yountville team in January of 2020. She began her career in local Government with the City of Napa, where she worked for 14 years. She then spent the next few years working in private development and project management before returning to her passion in local government. Erica holds a BA in Psychology from CSUB. Originally from Bakersfield, Erica and her family have called Napa home for the past 18 years. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling and spending time with family.