The Redwood Empire Division includes cities in Del Norte, Humboldt, Lake, Mendocino and Sonoma counties, and provides members with the opportunity to exchange ideas and information and share the advantages of cooperative advocacy.
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The division is guided by an executive committee under the leadership of a division president. Elected city officials and professional city staff attend division meetings throughout the year to share what they are doing and advocate for their interests in Sacramento.
Division members also participate in the development of League policy through representation on:
- The League board of directors;
- Policy committees;
- The Annual Conference Resolution Committee; and
- The Annual Conference Program Committee.
2015-2016 Division Officers
President: Martin Scheel, mayor, Lakeport
First Vice President: Sue Long, mayor, Fortuna
Second Vice President: Holly Madrigal, council member, Willits
Past President: Marian Brady, council member, Eureka
Division Board Director: Mark Wheetley, council member, Arcata
Legislative Committee Chair: Joe Palla, council member, Cloverdale