Ryan Smith has a passion for law enforcement and service to the community. He leads with a progressive and innovative style, thinking outside of the box to bring efficient, effective, and common sense solutions to complex modern day problems. He has a hands on leadership approach to implementing strategies and programs to keep our communities safe. Ryan is the law enforcement leader with the vision, education, and experience to ensure Santa Barbara County remains a safe place to live, work, and play for many generations to come. It's time for a new generation of leadership; it's time to elect Ryan Smith for Santa Barbara County Sheriff.