Budget Advisory Committee

Committee Type Community Advisory Standing Committee
Created June 9, 1958
Official Action Resolution No. 3642 (established as the Finance Committee); Resolution No. 15-20 (Finance Committee divided and re-established as Budget and Governance Committee & Budget Advisory Committee); Resolution No. 17-39 (amended regular meeting schedule); Resolution No. 18-169 (amended regular meeting schedule)
Definition/Purpose Provide input and recommendations regarding City policies, priorities, and feedback related to the City’s budget.
Committee Composition Up to 5 Members:
  • 2 Residents
  • 2 Business Representatives
  • 1 City Labor Representative
Committee Facts Committee members shall receive no compensation. However, members may receive reimbursement for actual expenses incidental to carrying out the duties of the office, provided that they have first received specific City Council authorization for, and can verify, the expenditure and its purpose. City of Emeryville elected officials may not serve on this Committee. The City of Emeryville does not specifically prohibit concurrent service on more than one committee, provided, however, that the Government Code prohibition against incompatible offices shall apply. If a request were made to serve on more than one committee, a determination would be made as to whether that service would be allowable.
Term(s) 2 Years, Staggered (expiring June 30)
Regular Meeting Quarterly
2nd Thursday of February, March, May, October, November and December
2:00 PM
Civic Center (1333 Park Avenue, Emeryville)
Vice Chairperson
William Reuter
Benay Curtis-Bauer
Secretary Susan Hsieh, Finance Director
City Council Liaison Council Member John J. Bauters
  1. Benay Curtis-Bauer, Business Representative (Term ending June 30, 2020)
  2. Miroo Desai, City Labor Representative (Term ending June 30, 2021)
  3. Fran Quittel, Resident (Term ending June 30, 2020)
  4. William Reuter (Term ending June 30, 2020)
  5. Vacant, Business Representative (Term ending June 30, 2021)
Contact the Committee bac@emeryville.org
Other Staff City Manager