Bylaws Mandated Committees

Operations Committee

Chairperson –  Mimi Robson

Members – Kenneth Brent Olsen, Brandon Nelson, Boomer Shannon and Josh Smith

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Judicial Committee

Chairperson – Joe Dehn

Members – Matthew Pautz, Jill Pyeatt, Bob Weber and Susan Marie Weber

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Financial Standards Committee

Chairperson – Tim Ferreira

Members – Susan Aquino and Terry Floyd

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Bylaws Committee

Chairperson –  Brandon Nelson

Members – Rick Dawson, Chuck Hamm, Brent Olsen and Jillian Olsen

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Platform Committee

LPC Coordinator – John David Ward

Members – Tyler Braaten (Kings), Allen Sherzer (San Francisco), Trevor Carr (Fresno), Matyas Homer  (Solano), Harland Harrison (San Mateo), Jon Prosser (Tulare), David Ahrens (Placer), Richard Fast (Alameda)

Note:  Committee members will be updated as the State receives the appointments from each county.

Alternates – Joey Joslin (Kings), Jia Christopher (Placer)

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Style Committee

Chairperson – Joe Dehn

Members – Matyas Homer, Paul Vallandigham

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Candidate Support Committee

Chair – Mimi Robson

Treasurer – Emily Tilford

Secretary – Angela McArdle

Members – Tim Ferreira, John Ferrero, Mark Hinkle and Brent Olsen

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Program Committee

Chair –  Pending Election

Members – Rick Dawson, Bruce Dovner, Gail Lightfoot, Jason Quintero and Kevin Shaw

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LPC Created Committees

2020 Convention Oversight Committee

Interim Chairperson – Thom Taylor

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Affiliate Support Committee

Chairperson – David Naranjo

Members – Bill MacElroy, Wendy Hewitt, Brandon Nelson, Kenneth Brent Olsen, Jonathan Prosser and Justin Quigley

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Budget Committee

Chairperson – Steve Haug

Members – Chuck Hamm, Wendy Hewitt, Kristin Marzec and Boomer Shannon

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Communications and Marketing Committee

Chairperson – Peter Moulds

Members – Marvin Byrd, Justin Emsoff, Kalish Morrow, Elizabeth Stump

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Historical Preservation Committee

Chairperson – Joe Dehn

Members – William Hajdu, Gail Lightfoot, Jonathan Prosser and Kevin Shaw

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Information Technology Committee

Chairperson – Tim Ferreira

Members – Justin Emsoff and Nick Smith

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Membership Committee

Chairperson – George Reis

Members – Steve Haug, Kenneth Brent Olsen, David Schrader and Joshua Smith

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Contact Phone – (916) 446-1776×22  

Social Media Committee

Chairperson – John Ferrero

Members – Matthew Johnson, Kalish Morrow, Angela McArdle, Justin Quigley, Jason Qunitero and Elizabeth Stump

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Volunteer Committee

Chairperson – Paul Vallandigham

Members – Wendy Hewitt, Kevin Moore and Jillian Olsen

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Website Committee

Chairperson – Nick Smith

Members – Rick Dawson, Justin Emsoff and Tim Ferreira

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