• Keene Simonds, Executive Officer

    San Diego LAFCO

    9335 Hazard Way, Suite 200

    San Diego, California 92123

    Phone: (858) 614-7755

    Fax: (858) 614-7766

    Karl, I certainly believe you are one of the better general managers I have had the pleasure of working with in my capacity as a LAFCO Executive Officer over the last 10 plus years in the Bay Area and believe you bring an effective and pragmatic approach to municipal management.

  • Nicole Vigeant, Former President

    Tomales Village CSD Board

    PO Box 193

    Tomales CA 94971

    (707) 878-2391

    Karl continuously shows responsibility and commands great respect for the integrity he brings to his work, not only in his administrative, accounting and clerical functions, but in his ability to deal with the public honestly and forthrightly.

  • Walter Earle, Former President

    Tomales Village CSD Board

    PO Box 258

    Tomales CA 94971

    (707) 217-4663

    I always found Karl easy to work with and was impressed at his ability to explain difficult issues facing the district. He also was a fantastic fund raiser and grant writer. He brought in close to $300,000 for the rehabilitation of our Community Park, as well as over saw the complete rebuild of our treatment plant.

  • Kathryn Marando, Former Member

    Tomales Village CSD Board

    23240 Highway 1

    Marshall, CA 94940

    (415) 663-1033

    Special thanks to Karl for his abilities, and the integrity he shows and is known for with our county officials, the Department of Environmental Health, and the myriad of other state and local agencies he works with.

  • Margaret Graham, Former Member

    Tomales Village CSD Board

    Current Chair, Park Advisory Committee

    27275 Highway 1

    Tomales CA 94971

    (707) 878-2345

    Karl was always knowledgeable responsive, listened respectfully to others with differing points of view and remained professional even when others did not. His individual attention to our District turned our facility around and I would hire him again if the opportunity arose.

  • Dennis J Rodoni, Supervisor, 4th District

    Former Commissioner, Marin County


    PO Box 872

    Pt. Reyes Station CA 94956

    (415) 663-8370

    I have found that Karl is bright, energetic and most of all very knowledgeable about Special Districts governance and laws.

  • Lee Erickson PE PhD

    Civil and Agricultural Engineer

    Tomales CSD Engineer

    PO Box 446

    Valley Ford CA 94972

    (707) 795-2498

    I found Karl to be thorough, thoughtful, well-organized, and well-researched when tackling a comprehensive and complex system upgrade to the treatment plant. His dedication to the District, his foresight, his ethical conduct and self-driven work ethic, were a benefit to the community.

  • Eric Knudsen, Former Member

    TVCSD Board of Directors

    PO Box 84

    Tomales CA 94971

    (707) 878-2824

    Karl’s leadership guided the district to modernize the wastewater treatment plant to award winning standards and transformed our community park into a family focal point meeting ADA compliance.

  • Jared Huffman, Congressman 2nd District

    Former State Assemblymember 6th District

    999 Fifth Ave., Suite 290

    San Rafael, CA 94901

    Phone: (415) 258-9657

    Fax: (415) 258-9913

    Karl Drexel and KD Management offer a qualified professional organization to perform management services for California special districts including water districts, wastewater or sewage agencies and parks. I hope you will give his services your serious consideration.

  • Steve Kinsey, Supervisor, Former 4th District

    3501 Civic Center Dr., Suite 329

    San Rafael CA 94903

    (415) 499-3246

    I and my administrative staff members have worked closely with Karl for over a decade and we have been impressed with his knowledge and expertise in the complex field of special district management.

  • David Wright, P.E.

    Former Chief, Local Levee Assistance

    Program Dept of Water Resources

    6624 Grant Ave.

    Carmichael CA 95608

    (916) 944-8454

    Karl has successfully managed construction projects; grants; loans; and federal, state and local governments’ regulatory requirements for an entire community.

California Water Environment Association's Plant of the Year Award for Tomales Village Community Services District
California Legislature Assembly's Certificate of Recognition for Tomales Village Community Services District