I will ensure the Santa Clarita Valley community has access to safe, reliable, and affordable water."

Meet Maria

Maria Gutzeit is running for re-election to Division 3 of the SCV Water Agency.  A champion of cost control, transparency, and clean water, she was first elected in 2003.  Gutzeit serves on SCV Water's Water Resources and Watershed Committee as well as the Finance and Administration Committee. She is the Board President of the SCV Groundwater Sustainability Agency.

Maria's Accomplishments

While serving as an elected water board member from 2003 to 2020, Maria accomplished much for our community.

Maria's Vision

Maria Gutzeit's priorities for our valley's water are simple: keeping our water Safe, Reliable, and Affordable.

Maria's Endorsements

Gary Martin, Water Agency President

Bill Cooper, Water Agency Director

Jeff Ford, SCV Water Agency Director


BJ Atkins, Former Water Agency Director, Environmental Consultant

Piotr Orzechowski, Water Agency Vice President, Environmental Manager, Princess Cruises

Laurene Weste, Mayor, City of Santa Clarita

Jason Gibbs, Mayor Pro Tem, City of Santa Clarita

International Union of Operating Engineers, Local 12

Supervisor Kathryn Barger, Los Angeles County's 5th Supervisorial District

Cameron Smyth, City Councilmember

Patti Rasmussen, President C&P Rasmussen Foundation

Dianne Erskine-Hellrigel, ED/President Community Hiking Club; ED/V.P. St. Francis Dam National Memorial Foundation

Steve Petzold, Good Government Advocate, Realtor

Jim Ventress, Retired Executive, Boys and Girls Club

Bruce Fortine, Businessman, Education Advocate

Helene Sachs, Community Member, Businesswoman

Los Angeles League of Conservation Voters

Southwest Carpenters

Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce

Los Angeles County Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO


LA-OC Building Trades