The East Bay Division includes 33 cities in Alameda and Contra Costa counties and provides members with the opportunity to exchange ideas and information and share the advantages of cooperative advocacy. 

 

Division Cities
  • Alameda
  • Albany
  • Antioch
  • Berkeley
  • Brentwood
  • Clayton
  • Concord
  • Danville
  • Dublin
  • El Cerrito
  • Emeryville
  • Fremont
  • Hayward
  • Hercules
  • Lafayette
  • Livermore
  • Martinez
  • Moraga
  • Newark
  • Oakland
  • Oakley
  • Orinda
  • Piedmont
  • Pinole
  • Pittsburg
  • Pleasant Hill
  • Pleasanton
  • Richmond
  • San Leandro
  • San Pablo
  • San Ramon
  • Union City
  • Walnut Creek
Division Officers/ Members
The division is guided by an executive committee under the leadership of a division president. Elected city officials and professional city staff attend division meetings throughout the year to share what they are doing and advocate for their interests in Sacramento. Division members also participate in the development of Cal Cities policy through representation on: 

  • The Cal Cities Board of Directors;
  • Policy committees;
  • The Annual Conference Resolution committee; and
  • The Annual Conference Program committee. 

Division Officers

President - Gabriel Quinto, Mayor Pro Tem, El Cerrito
First Vice President - Marilyn Ezzy Ashcraft, Mayor, Alameda
Second Vice President - Shanelle Scales-Preston, Council Member, Pittsburg
Immediate Past President - Chris Kelley, Mayor, Hercules
At-Large Member - Teresa Gerringer, Vice Mayor, Lafayette
At-Large Member - Sabina Zafar, Council Member, San Ramon 
At-Large Member - Melissa Hernandez, Mayor, Dublin
At-Large Member - Peggy McQuaid, Council Member, Albany
Board Director - Ken Carlson, Council Member, Pleasant Hill
Division Secretary - Dawn Abrahamson, City Clerk, Vallejo

 

Contact Your Lawmaker
State Capitol, Room 5064
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: (916) 651-4003
Fax: (916) 651-4903
Email: senator.dodd@senate.ca.gov
Twitter: @billdoddca

State Capitol, Room 5108
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: (916) 651-4007
Fax: (916) 651-4907
Email: senator.glazer@senate.ca.gov
Twitter: @Steve_Glazer

State Capitol, Room 2059
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: (916) 651-4009
Fax: (916) 651-4909
Email: senator.skinner@senate.ca.gov
Twitter: @skinner4senate

State Capitol, 4085
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: (916) 651-4010
Fax: (916) 651-4910
Email: senator.wieckowski@senate.ca.gov 
Twitter: @bobwieckowskica

State Capitol, Room 3091
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: (916) 319-2011
Fax: (916) 319-2111
Email: assemblymember.frazier@assembly.ca.gov
Twitter: @asmjimfrazier

State Capitol, Room 4164
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: (916) 319-2014
Fax: (916) 319-2114
Email: assemblymember.grayson@assembly.ca.gov

State Capitol, Room 4005
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: (916) 319-2015
Fax: (916) 319-2115
Email: assemblymember.thurmond@assembly.ca.gov
Twitter: @tonythurmond

State Capitol, Room 2130
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: (916) 319-2016
Fax: (916) 319-2116
Email: assemblymember.baker@assembly.ca.gov
Twitter: @CBakerAD16

State Capitol, Room 2148
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: (916) 319-2018
Fax: (916) 319-2118
Email: assemblymember.bonta@assembly.ca.gov
Twitter: @RobBonta

State Capitol, Room 2163
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: (916) 319-2020
Fax: (916) 319-2120
Email: assemblymember.quirk@assembly.ca.gov
Twitter: @Bill_Quirk

State Capitol, Room 2160
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: (916) 319-2025
Fax: (916) 319-2125
Email: assemblymember.chu@assembly.ca.gov
Twitter: @kansenchu

Division Meetings/Events


Upcoming Division Meetings
Thursday, July 22, 2021  
Division Meeting – Virtual 
Topic: TBD 

Thursday, August 26, 2021   
East Bay Division Board Meeting 

September 22-24, 2021  
Annual Conference
East Bay Division Reception 

Thursday, October 28, 2021   
Division Meeting – Virtual 
Topic: TBD 

Thursday, December 9, 2021   
Division Meeting / Holiday Reception – Virtual 

Please note, topics and meeting locations are subject to change.

Upcoming Events

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Contact Staff

Caygill, Samantha
Samantha Caygill
Regional Public Affairs Manager, East Bay Division
(510) 473-5418
scaygill@calcities.org

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