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ILG Welcomed New Executive Director

January 22, 2019
The Institute for Local Government welcomed Erica Manuel as the executive director of ILG.
 
Erica brings more than 15 years of experience as a leader in the public and non-profit sectors, including as manager of community, economic development and education at the Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD), the 6th largest utility in the nation. In that role, she directed all community development, education, and customer engagement activities for the electric utility serving Sacramento County, designed and implemented programs to address environmental policies, and employed proactive and diverse stakeholder engagement to reinforce an inclusive approach to decision-making and governance.

“I am humbled by the opportunity to lead the Institute for Local Government during this exciting time of change for the organization,” Erica said. “I share the Institute’s dedication to supporting local leaders in fostering sustainable, vibrant and healthy communities and look forward to this exciting opportunity.”

Erica can be reached at emanuel@ca-ilg.org or (916) 658-8259.


 
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