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Meet the Staff

John Antonaros, Chief of Staff

antonarosj@kerncounty.com

Phone: 661-868-3661

John Antonaros has served as Supervisor Scrivner’s Chief of Staff since 2014. A third generation native of Kern County, John was the valedictorian of his graduating class at Bakersfield High School. John attended the University of California, Berkeley (as well as a year abroad at La Universidad de Granada, Spain) where he earned his bachelor’s degree in Integrative Biology and Spanish Literature.

Prior to joining Supervisor Scrivner, John worked in California, Arizona and the Dominican Republic as a manager in the private-sector. Fluent in Spanish, John also taught English at El Centro Cultural Dominico Americano in Santiago, Dominican Republic. John is actively engaged in the Kern County community and is a member of the Rotary Club of Bakersfield West.

Josh Foster, Field Representative

fosterj@kerncounty.com

Phone: 661-868-3660

Joshua Foster was born in the City of Bakersfield and graduated from Liberty High School in 2007. His interest in government and politics began at a young age when he ran for Student Body President at Endeavour Elementary. During his junior year in high school, Josh worked on his first political campaign and started to learn about the issues surrounding Kern County.

Joshua began working for Zack Scrivner’s campaign for County Supervisor in the summer of 2010. In January 2011, he took the opportunity to intern in Supervisors Scrivner’s office as a District Assistant, taking constituent calls, working on special projects, and assisting the staff of District 2. Josh has been involved with various political organizations, including the Kern County Young Republicans and California College Republicans.

Joshua enjoys his time playing the drums, and is looking forward to attending CSU Channel Islands in the fall.