Doug Teeter

Doug Teeter, Supervisor
Butte County, District 5
Member, Golden State Natural Resources

Supervisor Doug Teeter represents District 5 of Butte County, which includes United States Forest Service and state forest lands and was heavily impacted by the Camp Fire in 2018. The fire destroyed more than 18,000 structures, including Supervisor Teeter’s home, killed 88 people, and decimated his hometown of Paradise. Supervisor Teeter served as a summer firefighter and sawyer with the U.S. Forest Service in college. Forest resiliency and fire safety have been an important part of his career ever since.

Supervisor Teeter is now a member of the Butte County Fire Safe Council, Upper Feather River Integrated Water Management District, and Butte County Air Quality Management District, a participant with the USFS Recreation Planning Committee, and the creator of the Butte County Forest Advisory Committee. He also represented the North Central Region of California on the board of the Sierra Nevada Conservancy.