Skip to main content

The Community Development Commission is established to review and recommend housing, neighborhood revitalization, and community development policies, actions, and programs to the City Council that could be supported with funding primarily with Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding provided by HUD.

Established by Albany Municipal Code 2.27


Term of office: 3 years

JoAnn Miller  
Planning Commission representative
10/23/2019Mayor12/31/2023 1st
Emma Deane  
social services representative
John Robledo  
at-large representative
Courtney Stubbs   VC
housing representative
1/26/2022Mayor12/31/2024 1st
Alex Johnson II  
City Council representative
1/13/2021Mayor12/31/2024 1st
Melissa Murphy  
economic development representative
1/23/2019Mayor12/31/2024 2nd
Jim Cole  
at-large representative
1/11/2023Mayor12/31/2025 1st
Bessie Johnson  
at-large representative
1/11/2023Mayor12/31/2025 1st
Robyn Davis   C
Human Relations Commission representative
3/22/2021Mayor12/31/2025 1st
Kristen Brooks  
financial industry representative
1/11/2023Mayor12/31/2025 1st

*Appointments within six months of position start date are considered full term.
C = Chair, VC = Vice Chair

All appointees shall be residents of the city of Albany, defined as maintaining their principal place of residence within the corporate boundaries of the city of Albany as they exist at the time of appointment. Should an appointee no longer meet the residency requirement, the appointee will vacate the seat immediately and the appointing Council member shall seek a replacement as soon as possible. (RES 6797, 2019)

Staff Liaison

Beth Freelander
Planner II

Upcoming Meetings

February 13, 2023, noon
Santiam Room, City Hall

February 27, 2023, noon
Santiam Room, City Hall

Subscribe (ical)

View full calendar

Meeting Materials

February 13, 2023    
January 30, 2023    
January 9, 2023 n/a 
*Minutes are posted when they are approved by the body at a subsequent meeting.

Serve on a Citizen Advisory Group

Vacancies are filled year-round with recruitment for most groups in November.


Member & Staff Manual

This manual is intended to function as both a guideline and a governing framework for the City’s standing and ad hoc advisory groups.

View PDF

Back to Top