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 Avenue Association
Shaun Charles Recommended by the Chamber of Commerce
Robert Cheasty Council Member Maass
John Montagh Vice Mayor McQuaid
Stephanie Sala Council Member Barnes
Andrea Goldman Mayor Nason
Aaron Tiedemann Council Member Pilch

(Revised 4/8/19)

Contact Economic Development Committee:
Correspondence sent to the Committee is part of the official public record and will be sent to the Committee via the Staff Liaison.

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

Economic Development Committee Audio Archive