About Janet

I have lived in Redwood City since 1969. I married my husband Milt in 1981. Between us we have three children, four grandchildren, two dogs and two cats. 

My community service includes:

      •     1998-2002 Senior Affairs Commissioner
      •    2002-2006 Housing Human Concerns Committee member
      •    2006-2015 Planning Commissioner
      •    Redwood City Council Member 2015-present

 Boards and Committees:

      •     Friendly acres Neighborhood Association Traffic Committee chair
      •     Flood plan for Friendly Acres neighborhood
      •     Friends of The Veterans Memorial Senior Center
      •     Salvation Army advisory board chairperson
      •     Peninsula Sunrise Rotary past President, Past Assistant District Governor
      •     Sequoia Awards board member
      •     2001-2002 San Mateo Grand Jury member
      •     Measure U & W   School Board Ballot Measure oversight committee

 Participated in:

      •     P.A.C.T.
      •     RWC Community Building
      •     Park & Recreation Strategic Plan
      •     Recycle water task force
      •     HOPE (Housing our People effectively)
      •     American Cancer Society Wig Bank owner/ coordinator
      •     Inter Service Coordinating Council

 Serving the Community

      •     Salvation Army  / Red Cross Disaster Coordinator
      •     CERT Trainer – Redwood City Citizen Emergency Team
      •     Citizen of the year American Legion
      •     Individual of the year for Sequoia Awards
      •     Star Award for Gentry Magazine
      •     American Cancer Society Notable person of the year

 Positive Approach / Accessible

      •     Good listener
      •     Inclusive
      •     Independent thinker


 The key to a great City Council is listening to the Community. Let me know what you think. Call or email me!