Dave Meurer brings extensive experience working with Klamath Basin residents on a variety of complex and important issues. He has proven expertise in working with local governments, tribal and farm interests, rural communities and state and federal agencies. Dave has a strong interest in building consensus among diverse groups. Dave was previously the District Representative for Senator Ted Gaines (R-El Dorado Hills), and served as Deputy District Director for former Congressman Wally Herger (R-CA2). In these roles, he has spent years listening, engaging, seeking to understand various perspectives, and forging relationships. Dave holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree from California State University, Chico in Political Science and Information & Communication Studies.