City Council

Standing Committees

City Council Standing Committees 2021-22

President of the Council (Karen Paul), is an ex-officio member of all Committees; he will serve as an alternate voting member on any Committee if a conflict of interest arises for a member of the Committee

*Committee Chair

Board of Finance

Mayor Weinberger, 865-7272
Katherine Schad, 557-8157
Karen Paul, 863-3817
Ali Dieng, 318-2527
Zoraya Hightower, 391-4333
Joe Magee, 279-5513

Channel 17 Liaison
TBD

 

Charter Change

Gene Bergman*, 598-3602
Ben Traverse, 357-2055
Sarah Carpenter, 658-0474
Staff Support: Dan Richardson, 865-7121

 

Community Development &  Neighborhood Revitalization

Zoraya Hightower*, 391-4333
Joe Magee, 279-5513
Sarah Carpenter, 658-0474
Staff Support: Christine Curtis, 735-7002

 

Human Resources

Sarah Carpenter*, 658-0474
Joan Shannon, 860-7489
Gene Bergman, 598-3602
Staff Support: Kerin Durfee, 865-7150

 

License

Joan Shannon*, 860-7489
Ben Traverse, 357-2055
Jack Hanson, 557-0605
Staff Support: Lori Olberg, 865-7136

 

 

 

Ordinance

Ben Traverse*, 357-2055
Zoraya Hightower, 391-4333
Jack Hanson, 557-0605
Staff Support: Kim Sturtevant, 865-7121

 

Parks, Arts, Culture

Joan Shannon*, 860-7489
Ali Dieng, 318-2527
Mark Barlow, 549-4433
Staff Support: Holli Bushnell,
865-7131/863-2075

 

Public Safety

Joe Magee*, 279-5513
Ali House, (240)478-1998
Karen Paul, 863-3817
Staff Support: Jared Pellerin, 865-7121

 

Racial Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging

Ali Dieng*, 318-2527
Perri Freeman, 373-2685
Ali House, (240)478-1998
Staff Support: Marcella Gange, 865-7178

 

Transportation/Energy/Utilities

Jack Hanson*, 557-0605
Gene Bergman, 598-3602
Mark Barlow, 549-4433
Staff Support: Madeline Suender, 735-5324

 

Tax Abatement

Mark Barlow*, 598-4433
Perri Freeman, 373-2685
Gene Bergman, 598-3602
Staff Support: Kenneth Nosek, 865-7114

 

 

* Committee Chair