Bartlett Bio

Born and raised in Southern California, Supervisor Lisa Bartlett has been a resident of South Orange County for more than 20 years.

Lisa began her career in public service when she was first elected to Dana Point City Council in 2006. This opportunity led to her serving as both Mayor and Mayor Pro-Tem for the city. Supervisor Bartlett was elected to the Orange County Board of Supervisors in 2014 and was re-elected in 2018 to represent the Fabulous Fifth District. She was unanimously elected by her Board colleagues to serve as Chairwoman of the Board of Supervisors for 2019.

In both her public and private life, Supervisor Bartlett is known for supporting projects she believes will improve economic development, property values, and overall quality of life. She brings that prolific vision to the Fifth District and Orange County at large, and is a strong proponent of fiscal responsibility, accountability, and greater transparency in government.

In addition to her role on the Orange County Board of Supervisors, Lisa represents her constituents on 14 regional and state boards and commissions. She currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Orange County Transportation Authority, Orange County Fire Authority, Transportation Corridor Agency (TCA), South Coast Air Quality Management District, and numerous other boards and commissions. She is also First Vice President of the California State Association of Counties.

Lisa earned her Bachelor’s degree in Finance, a Master’s degree in Business Administration, and became a Certified PMP (Project Management Professional) as well as a licensed Real Estate Broker. Her professional career spans many decades and includes holding executive management positions in a worldwide computer software company, a project management consulting firm, and several law firms. In addition to her professional career, Supervisor Bartlett has always been actively involved in philanthropic work and several non-profit organizations such as Children’s Hospital Queen of Hearts Guild Symphony, the Dana Point Historical Society, Dana Point Lighthouse Society, and the Dana Point Relay for Life.