The East Bay Division includes 33 cities in Alameda and Contra Costa counties, and provides members with the opportunity to exchange ideas and information and share the advantages of cooperative advocacy.
2019-20 Division Officers
Chris Kelley, Council Member, Hercules
First Vice President:
Jerry Pentin, Council Member, Pleasanton
Second Vice President:
Gabriel Quinto, Council Member, El Cerrito
Immediate Past President:
Barbara Halliday, Mayor, Hayward
Teresa Gerringer, Council Member, Lafayette
Shanelle Scales-Preston, Council Member, Pittsburg
Melissa Hernandez, Vice Mayor, Dublin
Marilyn Ezzy Ashcraft, Mayor, Alameda
Ken Carlson, Mayor, Pleasant Hill
Dawn Abrahamson, City Clerk, Vallejo
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About the Division
The division is guided by a Board of Directors 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.