Board of Directors

The Board of Directors provides policy direction for the organization and leads efforts to deliver quality programs and events to its members.

2021 Board of Directors

Monica Davis, Community Services Manager
City of Hayward

Vice President
Elizabeth Dallman, Management Analyst – County Manager’s Office of Budget, Policy and Performance
County of San Mateo

Program Director
Jeff Weaver, Senior Management Analyst
City of Palo Alto

Finance Director/Treasurer
Melvin Gaines, Assistant Town Manager
Town of Portola Valley

Membership Director
John Stefanski, Assistant to the City Manager
City of Dublin

Communications Director/Secretary
Lauren Sugayan, Assistant to the City Manager
City of Union City

Conference Director
Jill Bergman, Economic Development Manager
Town of Danville

CGL Program Director
Justin Lovell, Director of Administrative Services
West County Wastewater District

Immediate Past President
Jessica Deakyne, Assistant City Manager
City of Novato

Region Co-Chairs

Region 1 Co-Chairs
(Peninsula / South Bay / Monterey Bay)

Chris Barresi, Area Superintendent
Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District
Carrie Dallman,  Legislative Aide
County of San Mateo
Giovanna Erkanat, Management Analyst II
City of Redwood City
Jonathan Roisman, Management Analyst
County of Santa Clara

Region 2 Co-Chairs
(North Bay / North Coast)

Felicia Flores, Administrative Analyst
City of Vallejo
Christina Lee, Public Information and Communications Officer
City of Vallejo
Allison Mattioli, Administrative Analyst II
City of Vallejo
Nancy Nelson
, Senior Management Analyst
County of Solano

Shawn Smith, Supervising Staff Services Analyst
County of Napa

Region 3 Co-Chairs
(Sacramento / Lake Tahoe / Shasta Cascade)

Stephanie Cotter, Housing and Human Services Program Coordinator
City of Citrus Heights
Melissa Kuehne, Communications and Development Manager
Institute for Local Government
Haley Reid, Management Analyst
City of Citrus Heights
Megan Siren, Senior Management Analyst
City of Rancho Cordova

Region 4 Co-Chairs
(East Bay)

Amanda Gallo, Management Analyst II
City of Fremont

Afshan Hamid, Planning Director
City of Moraga
Joanna Leal, Public affairs Manager
Alameda County Fire
Richard Luna, Assistant to the City Administrator
City of Oakland
Brad Olson, Management Analyst
City of Hayward
Kesava Washington, Economic Development Specialist
City of Walnut Creek

Region 5 Co-Chairs
(San Joaquin / Central Sierras)

Dan Summa, Media Services Coordinator
City of Tracy
Anthony Valdez, Assistant to the City Manager
City of Bakersfield

Ex-Officio Board Members

Tanya Spiegel, Economic Development Coordinator
City of Ontario
Representing MMASC

Pat Martel, ICMA West Coast Regional Director, Retired City Manager, NAPA Fellow
Representing ICMA

Meghan McKelvey, Department and Member Services Manager
League of California Cities
Representing the League of California Cities

Betsy Hammer, Legislative Analyst – Government Finance & Administration
California State Association of Counties
Representing the California State Association of Counties