Board Membership Committee

The NLC Board Membership Committee is charged with oversight of all membership activity within the organization. The committee makes decisions and advises NLC staff on new programs and strategies to recruit new members and retain current members by promoting increased engagement in the organization. Led by NLC's Immediate Past President, the committee is comprised of individuals serving on NLC's Board of Directors who are appointed to the committee for a one-year term.

Chair
Marie Lopez Rogers, Mayor, Avondale, AZ and NLC Immediate Past President

Alabama
Jesse Matthews, Councilmember, Bessemer, AL

Arkansas
Murry K. Witcher, Alderman, North Little Rock, AR
Don Zimmerman, Executive Director, Arkansas Municipal League

California
Joe Buscaino, Councilman, Los Angeles, CA

Georgia
Van Johnson, Mayor Pro Tem, Savannah, GA
Felicia A. Moore, Councilmember, Atlanta, GA

Maine
Christopher Lockwood, Maine Municipal Association

Oregon
Betty L. Taylor, City Councilor, Eugene, OR

Tennessee
Dorothy "Dot" LaMarche, Vice-Mayor, Farragut, TN

Texas
Tennell Atkins, Mayor Pro Tem, Dallas, TX

Wisconsin
Joe Davis, Sr., Alderman, Milwaukee, WI

Wyoming
Klaus Hanson, Councilmember, Laramie, WY