• Elected to City Council in 2016, serving as Mayor in 2019
  • Director, Central Coast Community Energy Policy Board
  • Director, Monterey Bay Air Resources Board
  • Director, Santa Margarita Groundwater Agency
  • Member, Santa Cruz Integrated Waste Management Local Task Force
  • Vice Chair, Seniors AAA Advisory Council of Santa Cruz & San Benito Counties
  • Member, Scotts Valley Affordable Housing Subcommittee
  • Alternate Director, Association of Monterey Bay Area Governments Board
  • Alternate Member, Santa Cruz County Consolidated Redevelopment Successor Agency Oversight Board
  • Former Alternate Commissioner, Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission


  • Former Trustee and President, Santa Cruz County Board of Education
  • Former Community Member, Scotts Valley Unified School District Strategic Planning Committee
  • Former Treasurer, California Counties Boards of Education
  • Former Public Member, Scotts Valley Higher Education Committee


  • Secretary, Kiwanis Club of Scotts Valley
  • Treasurer, Exchange Club of Scotts Valley
  • Member, Scotts Valley Historical Society
  • Active Cyclist & Member of Santa Cruz County Cycling Club
  • Active Cyclist
  • Former Instructor, Scotts Valley Tae Kwon Do
  • Former Member, Santa Cruz County United Way Finance Committee


  • Former Finance Director, Cities of Scotts Valley, Santa Cruz & Morgan Hill
  • Former Chief, Division of General Accounting, Santa Cruz County Auditor Controller’s Office
  • Former Management Services Auditor, California Department of Finance and State Controller’s Office
  • Former President, ABAG PLAN (31 city insurance pool) Board of Directors
  • Former Chair, California Municipal Treasurers Association for Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Monterey, & San Benito Counties Chapter
  • Certified Public Finance Officer, conferred by Government Finance Officers Association