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    

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


4) Meeting Location

To be provided.

5) Meeting Time

Meets as required.

6) Information Sheet

7) Members

Mr. Joel BlackMemberMayorAt-Large
Ms. Tana FryerMemberWard 1
Ms. Alma GallardoMemberWard 5
Mr. Douglas C. JacksonMemberWard 4At-Large
Ms. Leila Kottabi CountsMemberWard 2
Mr. Ronnie ReynaMemberWard 5At-Large
Ms. Shani Stewart LitzMemberWard 1At-Large
Mr. Jason TankersleyVice ChairpersonWard 2At-Large
Ms. Katherine TeschMemberWard 3

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

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