As a long-time resident of the central coast, Guy Bates (G.W.) is dedicated to conserving local resources, assisting local agriculture and preserving the quality of our local environment. He is a graduate of the Bioresource and Agricultural Engineering program at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. He has been with the RCD since 2011. Guy is a registered professional Civil Engineer and a certified professional in erosion and sedimentation control (CPESC).