PUBLIC SERVICE EXPERIENCE

•  El Camino Healthcare District Board - 2012 to Present

   * Vice Chair July 2017 - Present

   *Chair 2014-July 2015

   *Vice Chair, 2012 to 2014

   *Secretary/Treasurer - July 2015 to 2017

   *Community Benefits Council  (CBAC)

   *Silicon Valley Tobacco Securitization Authority, Vice President 2013 to present 

Association of California Healthcare Districts (ACHD), Vice Chair and Board Member 2015 to 2017 

  • El Camino Hospital Board - 2012 to Present
  • Director, 2012 to 6-2017 *Secretary, July 2017 - Present*Governance Committee,  2012 to 2015, Chair 2013 *Executive Compensation Committee, 2015 to present  *Quality Committee, 
  • El Camino Hospital Foundation Board 2013 to 2015 
  • Mayor, City of Sunnyvale, 2002-2003  *U.S. Conference of Mayors  *Homeland Security Task Force *Community Development & Housing Committee * International Affairs Committee  
  • Vice Mayor, City of Sunnyvale, 2001-2002  
  • Council member, City of Sunnyvale, 1997-2005 *Council Ad Hoc Technology Committee, Chair, 2002 *Council Ad Hoc Committee, *Travel Policy, 2002 •Council Ad Hoc Committee, Auto Dealerships, 2004 •South Bay Sunnyvale Redevelopment Agency Director, 1997-2005  •Sunnyvale Financing Authority Board Member, 1997-2005 •Moffett Complex Subcommittee, Member, 1997-2002 •NOVA WIB Membership Selection Committee, Member, 1997-2005  •Tasman Corridor Project Policy Oversight Committee, Alternate, 1997-2001
  • LAFCO (Local Agency Formation Commission), 2000 
  • Salt Pond Restoration Project Stakeholder Forum, 2003-2005  
  • Santa Clara County Cities Association, Sunnyvale Board Member 1998-2004
  • Bay Area Water Transit Authority, Community Advisory Committee,  2000-2004
  • Bay Area Blue Ribbon Water Transit Task Force, Member, 1998-2000 
  •  Santa Clara Valley Transportation Agency Policy Advisory Board,  Alternate 1997- 2000  
  • Sunnyvale Personnel Board, Chair and Vice Chair, 1992-1996 
  • Sunnyvale Housing & Human Services Commission, Chair and Vice Chair 1987-1995
  • Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD)  Board of Directors, 1999-2006  *Executive Committee, 1999-2006  *Public Outreach Committee Chair, 1999-2002; Committee Member 1999-2005  *Budget and Finance Committee, Chair, 2003-2006  *Mobile Source Committee, Vice Chair, 1999; Committee Member, 2000-2004*Stationary Source Committee, 2003-2005  *Personnel Committee, 1999-2000 *Legislative Committee, 1999-2001 *Nominating Committee, 2000 and 2004
  • Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG)  * Executive Board, 2000-2005  *Executive Board, Alternate, 1998-2000  *Inter-Regional Partnership (IRP), 2003-2005  *General Assembly, 2000-2002  *Administrative Committee, 2004-2005  *Finance and Personnel Committee, Vice Chair, 2002-2003; Chair, 2004  Finance and Personnel Committee, 2001-2005  *Legislation & Governmental Organization Committee, 2000-2005  *Regional Planning Committee, 1999-2005  *Transportation and Infrastructure Hazards Review Committee, Chair, 2001-2004
  • San Francisco Bay Trail Board of Directors, 1998-present
  • Regional Airport Planning Committee (RAPC), Board Member, 2003-2006 
  • Regional Airport Planning Committee,  Alternate, 1998-2003  
  • Bay Area Economic Forum Board of Directors, 1999-2005
  • National League of Cities (NLC)  *Human Development Steering Committee, 2001-2004 *Human Development Policy Committee, Member, 1998-2005 Women in Municipal Government (WIMG), Board of Directors, 1999-2005
  • League of California Cities (LCC)  President, Peninsula Division, 2003-2004  *Vice President, Peninsula Division, 2002-2003  *Second Vice President, Peninsula Division, 2001-2002  *Peninsula Division, Member, 1997-2005  *Ethics Education Task Force, 2003-2005 * Employee Relations Committee, 1997-2005  *Disability Benefits Subcommittee, Member, 1997-2000

       Private Industry Experience  

  • Santa Clara County Coalition of Chambers-Administrator
  • Lockheed Martin Missiles & Space, Sunnyvale, CA., Human Resource Management and Administration
  • Congressman Norman Y. Mineta, Staff Associate, Washington, D.C.
  • Riggs National Bank, Dupont Circle, Washington, D.C., Account Executive for Embassy and Ambassador Banking Transactions
  • Processing Research, Inc., Vienna, Virginia, Executive Assistant to the President & CEO and the Facility Security Officer

        Additional Community Involvement  

  • Air Force Air War College, Maxwell Air Force Base, 63rd National Security Forum, May 2016
  • Women of Influence 2016 Award, Silicon Valley Business Journal
  • Distinguished Resident of the Year - Sunnyvale 2010
  • Santa Clara County Airports Commissioner 
  • San Francisco FBI Community Academy Alumni Founding Board Member - 2006 to 2013
  • San Francisco FBI Community Academy Graduate - 2006 (2nd)
  • San Francisco Bay Trail Board - 1997 to present
  • Sustainable Silicon Valley Advisory Council - 2010 to present
  • Sustainable Silicon Valley (SSV) Board - 2003 to 2010
  • Sunnyvale Centennial Committee - 2012
  • Sunnyvale Historical Society, Board - Grand Opening, 2 Capital Campaigns as Finance Chair - 2008 to 2010
  • Maxwell Air Force Base, 51st Annual National Security Forum,   May 2004
  • Eglin Air Force Base, Florida - National Security Forum Alumni Conference, 2009
  • Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Tucson, Arizona - National Security Forum Alumni Conference, 2010
  • Patterson and Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado Springs, Colorado - National Security Forum Alumni Conference, 2011
  • Scott Air Force Base, Illinois - National Security Forum Alumni Conference , 2012
  • Sheriff’s Advisory Board (SAB)  Santa Clara County, 2003-present
  • U.S –China Business Conference, Shanghi and Beijing, November 2003
  • China–United States Industry Forum, Shanghi, China, March 2003
  • Sunnyvale Community Police Academy, 1998
  • Leadership Sunnyvale Graduate, 1987,
  • * Alumni Board President, 2 years *Board of Directors, 8 years 
  • Sunnyvale Chamber of Commerce *Ambassador  *Government Affairs Committee
  • Principal-For-A-Day (six years)
  • Rhonda Village Homeowner’s Association, Past President and Board Member
  • United Way Board Sunnyvale Chapter
  • Lockheed Employees Recreation Association (LERA), Past President and Board Member
  • Lockheed Bucks-of-the-Month Club, (BOMC) Past Executive Committee 
  • United Way Santa Clara County Loaned Executive, three County campaigns
  • League of Women Voters – Nominating Committee ,Chair 2001-2002
  • University of East West Medicine Board of Directors, 2002-2009