Desert Mountain

  • The Desert Mountain Division includes cities in Inyo, Kern, Los Angeles, Mono and San Bernardino counties, and provides members with the opportunity to exchange ideas and information and share the advantages of cooperative advocacy. 

    Apple Valley
    Big Bear Lake
    California City
    Mammoth Lakes
    Twentynine Palms
    Yucca Valley


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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.

    2018-2020 Division Officers

    Scott Nassif
    Mayor Town of Apple Valley
    (760) 617-0941

    Vice President
    Randall Putz
    Mayor Pro Tem City Big Bear Lake
    (909) 744-4073

    Division Director
    Steve Hofbauer
    Council Member, City of Palmdale

    Past President
    Steve Hofbauer
    Council Member, City of Palmdale
    (661) 609-7456

    Division Secretary
    Jennifer Heim Jackson
    Special Projects Manager, Town of Apple Valley
    (760) 240-7000 Ext 7054


    Se. Sharon Runner
    State Capitol, Room 3063
    Sacramento, CA 95814
    Phone: (916) 651-4021
    Fax: (916) 651-4921

    Sen. Jean Fuller
    State Capitol, Room 3063
    Sacramento, CA 95814
    Phone: (916) 651-4018 Fax: (916) 322-3304
    Full Contact Information


    Assemby Member Tom Lackey 36th District
    State Capitol, Room 4009
    Sacramento, CA 95814
    Phone: (916) 319-2036
    Fax: (916) 319-2136

    Assembly Member Chad Mayes 42nd District
    State Capitol, Room 3104
    Sacramento, CA 95814
    Phone: (916) 319-2042
    Fax: (916) 319-2142

    Assembly Member Jay Obernolte 33rd District
    State Capitol, Room 4116
    Sacramento, CA 95814
    Phone: (916) 319-2033
    Fax: (916) 319-2133

    Assembly Member Kirstin Olsen 12th District
    State Capitol, Room 2111
    Sacramento, CA 95814
    Phone: (916) 319-2025 Fax: (916) 319-2125 
    Full Contact Information

    Assembly Member Scott Wilk 38th District
    State Capitol, Room 4158
    Sacramento, CA 95814
    Phone: (916) 319-2038
    Fax: (916) 319-2138


  • Desert Mountain Division Upcoming Events for 2018

    Division Meeting- Friday February 16th in Apple Valley
    Division Meeting- Friday April 27th in Bishop
    CitiPac Gala-Thursday July 19th Ontario Double Tree
    Division Meeting- Friday June 15th in Big Bear Lake
    Division Meeting- Friday August 17th in Mammoth
    Division Meeting at Annual Conference Wednesday September 12th  Long Beach

    For more information please contact Division Secretary Jennifer Heim Jackson at

    or Laura Morales Regional Manager (909) 275-4110 or


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