The Redwood Empire Division includes cities in Del Norte, Humboldt, Lake, Mendocino, and Sonoma counties, and provides members with the opportunity to exchange ideas and information and share the advantages of cooperative advocacy.  


Division Cities
  • Arcata
  • Blue Lake
  • Clearlake
  • Cloverdale
  • Crescent City
  • Eureka
  • Ferndale
  • Fort Bragg
  • Fortuna
  • Lakeport
  • Point Arena
  • Rio Dell
  • Trinidad
  • Ukiah
  • Willits
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 - Stacey Mattina, Mayor Pro Tem, Lakeport
First Vice President - Tami Trent, Mayor Pro Tem, Fortuna
Second Vice President - Leslie Castellano, Council Member, Eureka
Immediate Past President - Debra Garnes, Mayor, Rio Dell
Board Director - Mireya Turner, Council Member, Lakeport
Contact Your Lawmaker
State Capitol, Room 5064
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: (916) 651-4002
Fax: (916) 651-4902
State Capitol, Room 2137
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: (916) 319-2002
Fax: (916) 319-2102
State Capitol, Room 6005
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: (916) 319-2004 

Fax: (916) 319-2104

Congressman Mike Thompson (District 5)
Cannon House Office Building
1st & Independence Ave SE, Rm. 231
Washington, DC 20515
Phone: (707) 542-7182

Congressman Jared Huffman (District 2)
Longworth House Office Building 
New Jersey & Independence Ave SE, Rm. 1630
Washington, DC 20515

Phone: (202) 225-5161

Division Meetings/ Events


Upcoming Division Meetings
Tuesday, August 13, 2021
Location TBD
General Membership Meeting

Thursday, September 23 , 2021
Location TBD
General Membership Meeting and Officer Installation

Upcoming Events

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Contact Staff

Sanders, Sara
Sara Sanders
Regional Public Affairs Manager, Redwood Empire Division
(916) 658-8243

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