2016-2017 Department Executive Officers
President -Niroop Srivatsa, Planning and Building Services Director, City of Lafayette
1st Vice President - Omar Dadabhoy, Director of Planning Services, City of Aliso Viejo
2nd Vice President - Eric Nelson, Planning Commissioner, City of Dana Point
Department Director* - Lou Munoz, Planning Commissioner, City of Rancho Cucamonga
Immediate Past President - Joe Sweeney, Planning Commissioner, City of Santa Clara
*Department Director serves for a two-year term, beginning in even years.
Appointed by the department president, each department has at least one representative on each of the League’s standing eight 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.
2016 Policy Committee Representatives
Administrative Services – Ernest Schmidt, Planning Commissioner, Redwood City
Community Services – Michael Smith, Associate Planner, Rancho Cucamonga
Employee Relations – Albert Fox, Planning Commissioner, Citrus Heights
Environmental Quality – Joel Rojas, Communty Development Director, Rancho Palos Verdes
Housing, Community & Economic Development – Debbie Chamberlain, Planning Manager, San Ramon
Public Safety – Robert Combs, Planning Commissioner, Town of Danville
Revenue & Taxation – Niroop Srivatsa, Planning Director, City of Lafayette
Transportation, Communication & Public Works – Lou Munoz, Planning Commissioner, Rancho Cucamonga
For more information about the appointment process, please contact Meg Desmond.