Boards & Commissions

Small, Minority, and Women-Owned Business Commission (SMWBC)

1) Documentation:

Current AgendaPast Agendas Reports
Current LARPast LARs    
Current Minutes and AudioPast Minutes and Audio    

Current LAR:

  • SMWBC Legal Action Report 04-23-15
  • 2) Description

    1) Monitors effectiveness of the City's SMWBE Program; 2) Monitors local practices and policies which may have discriminatory impact on minority and women-owned businesses; 3) Facilitates communication between the City and small businesses; 4) Evaluates City policies and regulations for their impact on small businesses; 5) Sponsors and conducts educational forums, hearings and workshops; 6) Recommends to Mayor and Council alternative measures or legislation; 7) Requests from any City department information/assistance; 8) Assumes and undertakes other tasks/duties at the discretion and express direction of Mayor and Council. 8 year term limit

    3) Maximum Number of Members

    14

    4) Meeting Location

    City Hall, Mayor and Council Chambers, 255 W. Alameda St.

    5) Meeting Time

    Meets in 2015 on: 1/22, 2/26, 3/26, 4/23, 5/28, 6/25, 7/23, 8/27, 9/24, 10/22, 11/19 & 12/17; at 3:00 p.m.

    6) Information Sheet

    7) Members

    MemberRoleAppointorClassification
    Ms. Susan AlexanderMemberWard 3
    Mr. Brian BeckstedMemberWard 5
    Mr. Sheldon FishmanMemberWard 6
    Ms. Tana FryerMemberWard 1
    Ms. Marion HookChairpersonMayorAt-Large
    Mr. Douglas C. JacksonMemberWard 4At-Large
    Mr. Barney MurrayMemberWard 2
    Mr. Ronnie ReynaMemberWard 5At-Large
    Ms. Patricia RichardsonVice ChairpersonMayorAt-Large
    Ms. Rebecca SaffordMemberWard 6At-Large
    Ms. Shani Stewart LitzMemberWard 1At-Large
    Mr. Jason TankersleyMemberWard 2At-Large

    For further information please contact the City Clerk's Office at (520) 791-4213.

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