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Committee Origin

The Economic Development Committee was established by the City Council on July 6, 2015. 

Resolution No. 2015-39 Establishing the Economic Development Committee; Resolution No. 2015-64 (Amending Resolution No. 2015-39)

Committee Purpose
The purpose of the Economic Development Committee is to advise the City Council on matters related to promoting vital and inviting business areas and advancing economic development within the City. The Committee shall assess the current and ongoing business climate in the City and submit recommendations to the City Council intended to maintain a strong economic base in the City. 

Committee Composition 
7 members as appointed by the City Council (1 Member as recommended by the Albany Chamber of Commerce, 1 Member as recommended by the Solano Avenue Association).

Member Appointed By
Allen Cain Recommended by Solano Ave Association
Shaun Charles Recommended by Chamber of Commerce
Robert Cheasty Maass
John Montagh McQuaid
Stephanie Sala Barnes
Andrea Goldman Nason
Aaron Tiedemann Pilch

(Revised 1/13/2020)

Contact Economic Development Committee:
Correspondence sent to the Committee is part of the official public record and will be subject to disclosure under the California Public Records Act.  If you do not want your e-mail address or any other contact information to be made public, you may deliver communications via U.S. Postal Service or in-person to the address listed below.

City of Albany Economic Development Committee
c/o Claire Griffing
1000 San Pablo Avenue
Albany, CA 94706

Economic Development Committee Audio Archive