Boards Commissions

Current Term of Service: March 27, 2017 - March 26, 2018

Appointment of members of these Citizen Boards and Commission is one of the important responsibilities of your Council. Tenure of service is limited to one (1) year with the provision that an individual may be reappointed annually up to a maximum of eight (8) years of consecutive service, excepting Youth Commission service, which is limited to a maximum of four (4) consecutive years. All Boards and Committees are non-compensatory.

Refer to “City Calendar” for full calendar of meetings.
 If you are interested in serving on a City Board, Committee, or Commission, please fill out the Service Application Form. Every Application will be given careful consideration. However, there is no guarantee that all who apply will be appointed. Additionally, each application will be kept on file for a minimum of two (2) years or until the applicant is appointed, whichever occurs first. Once an applicant is appointed, his or her application becomes a permanent City Record.

Maria Fregoso
Parks & Recreation Commission
626-570-5045

Learn about the Parks & Recreation Commission

Meets first Thursday of the month at Joslyn Center at 7 p.m.
District 1:
Vacant, Donald Mumford
District 2
Bella Flowers, Frank Bodeman
District 3
Glenn Barnett, Anthony Seto
District 4
Maurice Norrington, Gary Guevara
District 5
Vacant, Veronica Martinez
Vacant, Veronica Martinez
Carmen Hernandez
Board of Library Trustees
626-570-5079

Learn about the Board of Library Trustees

Meets second Tuesday of the month in the Library Director's Office-Main Branch at 6 p.m.
District 1
Kerry Situ
District 2
Antoinette Rodriguez
District 3
Betty Hanson
District 4
Gary Frueholz
District 5
Vacant
VICTORIA ROCHA
HCDA Citizen Advisory Committee (HCDA)
626-570-5011

Learn about the HCDA Citizen Advisory Committee (HCDA)

Meets first Tuesday of the month, City Hall Conference Room A, 7:00 p.m.
District 1
Steven J. Cosci, Mark Lee
District 2
Carolyn Ortiz, Octavio Casado
District 3
Todd Sakamoto, Bonita Sharma-Ngan
District 4
Bill Vallejos, Marcos Sayon
District 5
Vacant, Maria Conchita Banuelos
Paolo Kespradit
Environmental Committee
626-570-5011

Learn about the Environmental Committee

Meets the second Thursday of January, March, May, July, September & November, or as designated. Location: City Hall - Conference Room A, 7 p.m.
District 1
Joseph Fong
District 2
John Vuong
District 3
Daniel Lewis
District 4
Lillian De Loza-Gutierrez
District 5
Kim Luu
Paul Lam
Design Review Board
626-570-5035

Learn about the Design Review Board

Meets second & fourth Tuesday each month in City Hall Conference Room A, 7:30 p.m.
District 1
Vacant
District 2
Ricardo Sanchez
District 3
Nora Hernandez
District 4
Steven Chen
District 5
Daniel Amaya-Freire
Velia Rodriguez
Civil Service Commission & Board of Appeals
626-570-5095

Learn about the Civil Service Commission & Board of Appeals

Meets as needed.
District 1
Margaret Whelan
District 2
David Delgado
District 3
Lee Lieberg
District 4
Michael Placido
District 5
Magdalena Ocampo
Christopher Paulson
Arts and Cultural Events Committee
626-570-5011

Learn about the Arts and Cultural Events Committee

Regularly meets the third Wednesday of the month, City Hall Conference Room A, 7 p.m.
District 1
Kristen Lau
District 2
Carla Pemberton
District 3
Karsen Luthi
District 4
Gregory Palm
District 5
Julian Reyes
Paul Lam
Planning Commission
626-570-5035

Consists of 10 members. Duties: Acts as a consulting and advisory board to the City Council with respect to zoning and planning matters.

Meets the first and third Monday of each month at City Hall, 7:00 p.m.
District 1
Mary Louise Bunker, Gary T.K. Tse
District 2
Shawn Chavira, Debra Garcia
District 3
Owen Guenthard, Steve Huang
District 4
Allan Sanchez, Tom Berge Jr.
District 5
Ross Maza
marc castagnola
Oversight Board to the Alhambra Successor Agency
626-570-5095

Consists of 7 members. Duties: Charged with the authority to pay enforceable obligations and administer the dissolution and wind-down of the former Redevelopment Agency.

Meets on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month at 2 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers.
Chairman & Representative, San Gabriel Valley Municipal Water District
Mark Paulson
Representative of City of Alhambra
Maria Murray
Representative of Los Angeles County
Owen Guenthard
Representative of City of Alhambra
James Funk
Representative of Alhambra Unified School District
Adele Andrade-Stadler
Vacant
Vacant
Representative of Community College Board
Richard Verches
Mary Chavez
Transportation Commission
626-570-5067

Consists of 10 members. Duties: Acts as a consulting and advisory board to the City Council with respect to traffic and transportation matters.

Meets second Wednesday every other month in the City Hall Conference Room, 7 p.m.
District 1
Antonio Chavira Jr., Gwen Chen
District 2
Adriel Sanders, Steven Placido
District 3
Eric Garcia, Scott Chan
District 4
Joseph Malcor, Lucy Banuelos
District 5
Vacant, Darin Eng
Vincent Hon
Youth Commission
626-570-5044.

Consists of 15 members. Duties: Acts as an advisory board to the City Council related to matters pertaining to the activities or needs of youth in the city.

Meets second Tuesday of the month in the Civic Center Library Board Room, 6 p.m.
District 1
Sophia Garcia, Anthony Hu, Ambar Gutierrez
District 2
Belinda Olmeda, James Salazar, Valerie Gonzalez
District 3
Jaylen Luc, Tracy Duong, Sophia Olmeda
District 4
Elisa Jimenez, Maple Duong, Madeline Placido
District 5
Kenny Yeung, Nataly Aviles, Michelle Pham

If you are interested in serving on a City Board, Committee or Commission, please fill out an

APPLICATION FOR CIVIC SERVICE