Donald P. Cowan – Area 7
Donald P. Cowan spent 18 years on the Mojave Unified School District board of trustees before joining the Kern County Board of Education. He also has spent many years on the Kern County School Boards Association and the Kern County Committee on School District Organization. Outside of public education, he is a member of the board of directors of the Antelope chapter of the American Red Cross. He is a Vietnam veteran and Air Force retiree. After leaving the Air Force he worked many years as an environmental and program safety officer.