Property Taxes and Other Issues in Monterey County

Join your fellow MCBC members for this informative luncheon with Stephen L. Vagnini Monterey County Assessor/Clerk/Recorder.

Friday, October 14
11:45 AM to 1:30
Bayonet and Blackhorse Grill


Check out the new luncheon menu!!

  • Southwest Chicken Salad: Grilled chicken, lettuce, black beans, corn, pico de gallo, cheese, sour cream, guacamole, salsa, tortilla chips (can order without chicken)
  • Fish Tacos: Artisan corn tortillas, blackened salmon, shredded cabbage, pico de gallo, baja sauce, black beans, rice
  • Coastal French Dip Sandwich: Roast beef, caramelized onion, mushrooms, swiss cheese, au jus dippy sauce and French fries

Please note that MCBC lunches are for members-only.  To become a member of MCBC, complete and send in our application form and/or contact MCBC Executive Director Brian Turlington at

About Stephen L. Vagnini
A graduate of the University of Virginia with a BA in Political Science and a Master’s Degree in Religious Studies, Steve Vagnini was first elected to the office of Assessor County Clerk Recorder in 2001 and he has successfully run unopposed for 3 subsequent four-year terms. In addition to his role as County Assessor, Steve has chaired numerous County committees including the Department Head Council (for 10 years); the Cost Savings Committee (for 10 years) and the GIS committee (for 10 years).

Stephen_VagniniIn addition to his life as a public servant Vagnini has been promoting benefit concerts, music festivals, and local bands for thirty-five years.   In 2010 Steve co-founded the Monterey County Chapter of Guitars Not Guns, a Non-Profit that provides free guitar lessons and guitars to youth throughout Monterey County. In the last 6 years the Monterey County Chapter has donated over 1,300 guitars and have held classes in Castroville, King City, Gonzales, Seaside and Marina and Salinas.  The all-volunteer organization has developed working relationships with Rancho Cielo Youth Campus; Alisal Center for Fine Arts; Community Partnership for Youth The Salvation Army; The Boys and Girls Club and others.

Steve has also sat on a number of local boards and was the PTA President for Olson Elementary School in Marina for 4 years, a member of the MPUSD 711 Committee and was chairperson for the Alliance for Better Schools.   He has also served as Chair of the Marina Economic Development Commission, sat on the Pacific Grove Art Center Board; is a member of the Old Monterey Foundation Board of Directors and was recently appointed Chair of  the County of Monterey’s Juvenile Justice Commission.

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Special thanks to the County of Monterey for its ongoing support of the Monterey County Business Council’s efforts for economic development and education.



October 14, 2016
11:45 am
Bayonet & Black Horse Golf Club - 1 McClure Way, Seaside, CA 93955