Economic Development Commission

Member Terms & Meeting Information


  • Ordinance No. 11-87 N.S. 
  • Three-year terms - three consecutive terms - maximum 15 members
  • Meetings are every second Wednesday at 11:30 am
  • Richmond Community Services building, 440 Civic Center Plaza
  • Multipurpose room in basement
  • The purpose of this commission is to recommend long-term economic development goals to the City Council and City officials as it concerns the overall economic development of the City.
  • 3 Vacancies (as of 5/22/2020)

 Name

 Appointed

 Term Expiration

Alpa Agarwal  *07/26/2016 03/30/2020

Tina Brown

*06/05/2018
05/21/2019
03/30/2019
03/30/2022

Ana Delgado

 *12/18/2018
09/10/2019
03/30/2019
03/30/2022
VACANT  *01/17/2017
05/01/2018

03/30/2018
03/30/2021 (unexpired term; resigned)
Abayomi Jones - Chair 04/04/2017 03/30/2020

James Lee

 04/05/2016
05/21/2019
 03/30/2019
03/30/2022
VACANT  *01/22/2019
05/21/2019
03/30/2019
03/30/2022 (unexpired term;
resigned by Christina Kenney Alexandria)

Ayoka Medlock-Nurse

*05/21/2019 03/30/2021
VACANT - Vice Chair  11/03/2015
05/01/2010

 03/30/2018
03/30/2021 (unexpired term;
resigned by Burgundie Spears)
Gloria Jean Sewell-Murphy 12/18/2018 03/30/2021
 
Audrey Shields 05/21/2019  03/30/2022
 
Patrick Sterns

*12/18/2018
05/21/2019
03/30/2019
03/30/2022
Diana Wear *12/18/2018
05/21/2019

03/30/2019
03/30/2022
Orrian Willis *10/01/2019 03/30/2022

Reza Yazdi 03/17/2020 03/30/2023

*completing an unexpired term

Council Liaison
Councilmember Demnlus Johnson III

Staff Liaison
Janet Johnson, City Manager's Office  (510) 307-8131