Gov. Edmund G. Brown Jr. recently announced the following appointments to the 33rd District Agricultural Association, San Benito County Fair Board of Directors:
Nicholas Peters, 55, of Paicines, has been appointed to the 33rd District Agricultural Association, San Benito County Fair Board of Directors. Peters has been an assistant mechanic at Chappell Pump and Supply since 2014. He was a maintenance mechanic at Royal Circuit Solutions from 2013 to 2014, a clamp operator at International Paper from 2011 to 2013 and a trails maintenance worker at the Pinnacles National Park from 2008 to 2011. Peters was an electrician at Safety Storage from 2007 to 2008 and a maintenance mechanic at Blossom Hill Winery from 1995 to 2007. He is a member of the San Benito County 4-H Program, the Panoche School District Board of Trustees and the San Benito County Fair Livestock Committee. This position does not require Senate confirmation and there is no compensation. Peters is registered without party preference.
Kristina Chavez Wyatt, 39, of Hollister, has also been appointed to the fair board. Wyatt has been president and owner at Farmhouse Communications since 2012. She was a senior account executive at Meridian Pacific from 2010 to 2012 and at Armanasco Public Relations from 2005 to 2010 and was a marketing director at the Zoological Society of San Luis Obispo County from 2002 to 2005. Wyatt is a member of the Gilroy Chamber of Commerce, San Benito County Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau, Salinas Valley Chamber of Commerce and the Monterey Peninsula Chamber of Commerce. She is a member of the California Women for Agriculture Salinas Valley Chapter, San Benito County Farm Bureau, Monterey County Farm Bureau and the San Benito County Business Council. Wyatt is a Democrat.