James Roybal currently serves as President on the Central Basin Board of Directors. He has been a teacher for over 24 years. Mr. Roybal has earned two Master’s degrees and currently holds two Professional Teaching Credentials. Before being elected to the Central Basin Board, Mr. Roybal served as Vice-President for the Pico Water District. He is also the past President of the Residents of Pico Rivera for Environmental Justice and has been active in local and regional environmental issues.