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
Christopher B. Coleman, Mayor, St. Paul, MN and NLC Immediate Past President

Alabama
Jesse Matthews, Councilmember, Bessemer, AL

Arizona
Wally Campbell, Councilmember, Goodyear, AR
Ken Strobeck, Executive Director, League of Arizona Cities and Towns

California
Joe Buscaino, Councilmember, Los Angeles, CA

Connecticut
Thomas McCarthy, Council President, Bridgeport, CT

Florida
P.C. Wu, Councilmember, Pensacola, FL

Georgia
Van Johnson, Mayor Pro Tem, Savannah, GA
Lamar Norton, Executive Director, Georgia Municipal League

Iowa
Alan Kemp, Executive Director, Iowa League of Cities

Maine
Christopher Lockwood, Executive Director, Maine Municipal Association

Nevada
Ricki Barlow, Councilmember, Las Vegas, NV

Oregon
Dennis Doyle, Mayor, Beaverton, OR
Betty L. Taylor, City Councilor, Eugene, OR

South Carolina
Kathy Maness, Councilmember, Lexington

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

Texas
Tennell Atkins, Mayor Pro Tem, Dallas, TX

Washington
Bill Peloza, Councilmember, Auburn, WA

Wyoming
Klaus Hanson, Councilmember, Laramie, WY