Mike Ennis, District 5

Supervisor, District Five

Supervisor Mike Ennis represents District Five, which includes Porterville, Springville, Terra Bella, Alpine, Ducor, Camp Nelson, California Hot Springs, Posey, Kennedy Meadows, Ponderosa, Sequoia Crest and surrounding areas of southeast Tulare County. He was elected to the Board of Supervisors in November 2006.

Supervisor Ennis serves on the following committees: California State Association of Counties (CSAC) Economic Development Policy Committee; Foreign Trade Zone Committee; Chairman of the Lake Success Enlargement Project; the Local Agency Formation Commission (LAFCO); Tulare County Association of Governments (TCAG); Tulare County Indian Gaming Local Community Benefit Committee; Tule River Basin Feasibility Study Group; the City of Porterville Redevelopment Oversight Board; East Tule Groundwater Sustainability Agency; Tulare County Transportation Authority (Measure R) and the Workforce Investment Board Liaison (WIB).

Supervisor Ennis is a native Californian and has lived in the Porterville area for more than 60 years. He attended Terra Bella Elementary School, Porterville High School and Porterville Junior College. He attended General Motors University of Automotive Management.

Supervisor Ennis and his wife Diane live in the City of Porterville. They have a daughter Candace and three granddaughters, Emily, Sarah and Kate. He enjoys gardening, cooking, cattle shows and the mountains.

Supervisor Ennis has worked in the private sector all of his life and for most of that time served as a Sales Manager and salesman for Faggart Buick & GMC. He has received many top industry awards: General Motors – Society of Sale Executives, GMC – Master Salesman and Buick – Professional Sales Master. Additionally, he is a partner in a small cattle operation and a liquid feed company for cattle.

Supervisor Ennis is a member of numerous community organizations including a past member of the Porterville Noon Rotary and a current Charter Member of Springville Sierra Sunrise Rotary, 4-H leader for 27 years, co-chair of the Porterville Fair Sales Committee, Porterville Chamber of Commerce and the Porterville Ag Business Committee. He is also a Rotary International Paul Harris Fellow.

Supervisor Ennis' e-mail address is: mennis@co.tulare.ca.us
Phone Number: (559) 636-5000