Appointed by the department president, each department has at least one representative on each of the League’s standing seven committees that can provide technical information to the committee as a whole to ensure that the department has a voice in the decision-making process, and make recommendations to the board of directors on legislative and policy issues.
Visit the League’s Policy Development webpage to view upcoming meeting information, listed committees, and meeting agendas.
2020 Policy Committee Representatives
*League Presidential Appointment
Community Services: Steve Walker, City Attorney, Holtsville
Environmental Quality: Gillian van Muyden, Chief Assistant City Attorney, Glendale
Governance, Transparency & Labor: Rob Schultz, Town Attorney, Los Gatos
Housing, Community and Economic Development: Susan Cola, Senior Special Projects Deputy City Attorney, Santa Monica
Public Safety: Tim Davis, Partner, Burke, Williams & Sorensen LLP
Revenue and Taxation: Ryan Dunn, Senior Counsel, Colantuono, Highsmith & Whatley
Transportation, Communication and Public Works: Adam Phillips, Senior Deputy City Attorney, Escondido
For more information about the appointment process, please contact Meg Desmond.