Debra Garnes is the mayor of Rio Dell at least until 2022. She is originally from Detroit. Has been involved in the community for years first running for seat in 2006 and in 2014.
In this episode of Humboldt Holding Up (September 20, 2020) Andrew Goff and Stephanie McGeary host Rio Dell mayor Debra Garnes. The interview is about how Garnes moved to area, what made her want to get into local politics, new exciting things happening in the small town, embracing cannabis, how Rio Dell has fared during the COVID crisis, and more.