San Diego Society of Addiction Professionals
is happy to welcome
Chairwoman, San Diego County Board of Supervisors
Supervisor Gaspar’s Bio:
Supervisor Kristin Gaspar is Chairwoman of the San Diego County Board
of Supervisors, representing the Third District. She is the youngest woman
ever elected to the board. Prior to becoming a Supervisor, Kristin was an
Encinitas City Council Member and went on to become the first elected
Mayor in that city. She also served as President of the Encinitas Rotary
In her first year as Supervisor, Kristin partnered with Supervisor Dianne
Jacob on the “Alzheimer’s Project” and again for the launch of the “Seniors
in Crisis” initiative. Both increased funding for research and issues affecting
Kristin was also instrumental in providing funding for new technology that
will improve early detection of wildfires in areas of the County that are most
prone to wildfires.
She is the first elected official from San Diego County to meet with the
President of the United States in a strategy session regarding local and
Kristin attended Arizona State University where she earned a Bachelor’s
degree in Broadcast Journalism. She and her husband Paul, have three
children and live in Encinitas.
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Special Thanks to Precision Diagnostics, offering innovative and cost-saving ways to improve quality of care and patient management. Precision Diagnostics is a key sponsor of SOAP, making all that we do possible.
Stepping Stones Life Transition Support is staffed with clinicians with 15 years’ experience. Embracing a values-based approach, they not only provide counseling but also trainings that develop life skills. They have a well-rounded program designed to equip for success as the addict or alcoholic reintegrates into life.