District Three Staff

(L to R): Itica Milanes, Jason Paguio, Corrine Busta, Supervisor Kristin Gaspar, Dustin Steiner, Christi Knight, Lynda Ruiz

District 3 Staff Assignments

Dustin Steiner

Chief of Staff

  • Auditor/Controller
  • Chief Administrative Office (CAO)
  • County Counsel
  • Clerk of the Board
  • California State Association of Counties (CSAC)
  • Human Resources
  • Legislative Affairs
  • Office of Strategy & Intergovernmental Affairs
  • National Association of Counties (NACo)
  • Port of San Diego
  • Retirement Board

Itica Milanes

Communications Director

  • Community Outreach
  • Constituent Correspondence
  • External Communications
  • Media Relations
  • Newsletters
  • Registrar of Voters
  • Social Media
  • Telecommunications
  • Website Maintenance

Christi Knight

Senior Policy Advisor

  • Animal Services
  • Biotechnology
  • Courts
  • Disabled Persons
  • Disaster Preparedness
  • District Attorney
  • Education
  • Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
  • Fire
  • First 5 Commission
  • Health & Human Services
  • Housing/Community Development/CDBG
  • Libraries
  • Medical Examiner
  • Military/Veterans
  • Office of Emergency Services (OES)
  • Probation
  • Public Defender
  • Sheriff

Jason Paguio

Land Use Advisor

  • Agriculture, Weights and Measures
  • Air Pollution Control District (APCD)
  • Airports
  • Community Enhancement Program
  • County Car Maintenance
  • Economic Development
  • Energy
  • Environmental Health
  • General Services
  • Historic Sites
  • Local Agency Formation Commission (LAFCO)
  • Neighborhood Reinvestment Program
  • Parks and Recreation
  • Planning and Development Services
  • Public Works
  • San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG)
  • Sewer
  • Solid Waste
  • Transit
  • Tribal Issues
  • Vector Control
  • Water

Corrine Busta

Community Representative and Receptionist

  • Assessor/Recorder
  • Coastal Communities
  • Community Events Coordinator
  • Community Enhancement w/ Jason Paguio
  • Constituent Correspondence
  • Data Entry
  • Document Control
  • Mail Processing
  • Military/Veterans w/ Christi Knight
  • NRP w/ Jason Paguio
  • Reception
  • Special Projects
  • Treasurer/Tax Collector

Lynda Ruiz

Executive Scheduler and Office Manager

  • Appointments Boards/Commissions
  • Office Management
  • Scheduling