Board of Supervisors

John Viegas - District One

John Viegas


  • Married to Mary Piracci Viegas, November 1984. Two children, Ashley and Justin.


  • University of San Francisco, B.S. Organization Behavior and Management
  • Cuesta College San Luis Obispo, A.A. Liberal Studies, concentration in Administration of Justice
  • Peace Officers Standards and Training Supervisory, Management, and Executive Certificates


  • Retired Police Captain, Chico Police Department (total years in law enforcement 27)
  • Chief of Police City of Orland
  • Commander Angels Police Department
  • Sergeant Grover City Police Department
  • Patrol Officer and Investigator San Luis Obispo, and Guadalupe Police Departments
  • Teacher, Glenn County Office of Education ROP program Administration of Justice
  • Teacher, Allan Hancock College Administration of Justice
  • Tactical Officer and Instructor, Allan Hancock College Police Academy

Past Public Service

  • Glenn County Fair, Board of Directors and Past President
  • Kiwanis, Orland
  • Glenn County SARB, Board Member
  • Glenn County Sheriff’s Posse, Past Captain
  • Glenn County Juvenile Justice Commission, Commissioner
  • Orland Youth Football, Assistant Coach
  • Orland Youth Baseball and Softball, Coach
  • California Police Chiefs Association, Board of Directors
  • California Police Chiefs Association, Political Action Committee
  • California Police Chiefs Association, Region 2 Representative
  • Central Sierra Police Chief's Association
  • International Chiefs of Police Association

Present Public Service

  • Glenn County Transportation Commission
  • Glenn County Transit Committee
  • Local Agency Formation Council
  • Northern Sacramento Valley Integrated Regional Water Management Planning Group
  • Williamson Act Advisory Committee
  • Court Appointed Special Advocates Advisory Council
  • California State Association of Counties, Director
  • Regional Council of Rural Counties, Director
  • Butte-Glenn Community College Advisory Committee
  • Golden State Risk Management, Vice Chairman Board of Directors
  • Glenn County Sheriff’s Posse, Board of Directors
  • Knights of Columbus and Fourth Degree member
  • Boy Scouts of America, Merit Badge Counselor
  • Tehama County Department of Education, Special Education, Volunteer




Contact Information

Cell Phone:
525 West Sycamore Street, Suite B1, Willows, CA 95988