Lee Ann Eager

Lee Ann Eager of Fresno has been appointed to the California Workforce Development Board. Eager has served as president and chief executive officer at the Fresno County Economic Development Corporation from 2009 to 2023. She was an attorney at Lang, Richert, and Patch from 2005 to 2009 and executive director at Rape Counseling Service of Fresno from 1988 to 2000. Eager is a member of the California International Trade and Investment Council and California Partnership for the San Joaquin Valley Board of Directors. Eager was a governor’s appointee to the California Transportation Commission in 2020 and was recently reappointed in 2024. She earned a Juris Doctor degree from the University of California, Davis. This position does not require Senate confirmation and the compensation is $100 per diem.