Cambridge native elected Anoka County Board Chair

For the second consecutive year, Anoka County Commissioner Rhonda Sivarajah was elected chair of the seven-member county board at its organizational meeting Jan. 3.

Sivarajah, who grew up in Cambridge, has been a member of the county board since 2003. Sivarajah represents District 6 in eastern Anoka County which includes Centerville, Circle Pines, Columbus, Lexington, Lino Lakes, Linwood and a portion of Blaine. She graduated from Cambridge High School in 1984 and is the daughter of Dwaine and Lorna Larson of rural Cambridge.