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June Chamber Network Luncheon

"Cynthia Zimmer, Kern County District Attorney"

Please join the Greater Tehachapi Chamber of Commerce at our June Chamber Network Luncheon, Tuesday, June 18, 2019, 12:00 p.m. at our NEW LOCATION Gold Mountain Sports Tavern, 20601 W. Valley Blvd, Ste A105. Our guest speaker will be Cynthia Zimmer, Kern County District Attorney. Ms. Zimmer will give an update on her work in the District Attorney's Office

Cynthia Zimmer is a native of Coalinga, California. She graduated from California State College, Bakersfield in 1981 with a bachelor's degree in Political Science. Ms. Zimmer received her juris doctorate from Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, in 1984.

She has been a prosecutor at the Kern County District Attorney's Office for 35 years. Ms. Zimmer has tried nearly every type of criminal case including narcotics, sex crimes and homicides. She was promoted to Supervising Deputy District Attorney over 20 years ago and spent 12 years supervising the District Attorney's Gang Unit.

Ms. Zimmer has personally handled numerous high-profile cases including Kerry Hastings, a serial killer; Billy Ray Johnson, the "Eastside Rapist"; and Corey Johnson, who killed three people and attempted to kill several others in the longest gang trial in Kern County history.

Ms. Zimmer is married to Richard Zimmer, a Bakersfield attorney, and has two grown children who are twins.

The cost is $15 for Chamber Members, $20 for Non-Chamber members, which includes lunch. Reservations are required. Please make your reservation by calling the Chamber at 661-822-4180. Reservation deadline is Friday, June 14, 2019.