Robert Steinacher was elected to the Governing Board of Shasta College in November 2009, where he served until 2018.  Since 1986, he has been a member and Director of the Corning Exchange Club, for which he has held the role of past president twice, and of club secretary.  Mr. Steinacher also served as a Corning High School Trustee, and he is the current CFO of the Tehama County Farm Bureau, of which he has been a member of the governing board for the past 22 years.  

Mr. Steinacher owns Maywood Farms (established in 1981), one of the largest organic fresh fig growers in the United States. 

He attended U.C. Davis, and is a graduate of Los Altos High School.