About Us

Delta Vector Control District, founded in 1922, is a special district charged with protecting the public from mosquito-borne diseases and mosquito nuisances. We protect northern Tulare County including Visalia, Dinuba, Exeter, Farmersville, Woodlake, Cutler, Orosi, and Ivanhoe. Our team is committed to protecting public health through mosquito control activities and mosquito-borne disease surveillance.

Our Vision

The Delta Vector Control District will be the authority for vector control and vector-borne disease prevention in Tulare County.

Our Mission

The Delta Vector Control District is committed to protecting the public’s health from vector-borne disease and discomfort by delivering exceptional services which preserve and enhance the quality of life and desirability of the area in order to make Tulare County a safe place in which to live, work and raise a family.

Our Goals

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Provide Continual Surveillance

of mosquitoes to determine the threat of disease transmission and annoyance levels.

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Use Safe Integrated

pest management methods to keep mosquito populations suppressed.

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Promote Cooperation and Communication

with property owners, residents, social and political groups, and governmental agencies.

Administrative Team

Dr. Mustapha Debboun

Dr. Mustapha Debboun

General Manager

Mir Bear-Johnson

Mir Bear-Johnson

Assistant Manager

Sheri Davis

Sheri Davis

Administrative Assistant

Mark Dynge

Mark Dynge

Systems Administrator

Mary Ellen Gomez

Mary Ellen Gomez

Administrative Analyst I

Operations Team

Paul Jobe

Paul Jobe

Foreman

Rick Alvarez

Rick Alvarez

Supervisor of House Mosquito Program

Paul Harlien

Paul Harlien

Vector Control Technician III/Mechanic

Tim Christian

Tim Christian

Vector Control Technician III/Mechanic

Bryan Ferguson

Bryan Ferguson

Vector Control Technician III/Mechanic

Bryan Ruiz

Bryan Ruiz

Vector Control Technician III

Ryan Toney

Ryan Toney

Vector Control Technician II

Lab Team

Jesse Erandio

Jesse Erandio

Biologist

Mark Nakata

Mark Nakata

Biologist

Crystal Grippin

Crystal Grippin

Biologist