Committees

Please note: as of August 2019 committees are forming and meeting times and locations listed below will be updated.

Executive: 1st Monday of every month (or 10 days prior to the meeting at 6:30 P.M.)
Sets the agenda for board meetings, receives requests, and assigns tasks.
Sam Woolf, President
Michael Browning, Vice President
Veronica Marin, Treasurer
John Hendry, Secretary
Jason Ackerman, Parliamentarian
Location: Braude Center 6262 Van Nuys Blvd.Meeting Room 1-A

Beautification
Veronica Marin, chairwoman

Budget & Finance: 1st Monday of every month at 7:00 P.M.
Deals with Van Nuys Neighborhood Council (VNNC) budgetary issues.
Veronica Marin, chairwoman

Education and Cultural Heritage
John Hendry, Ashley Nicole Martinez, co-chairs

Government Relations/Rules & Bylaws: Meetings held TBD
Deals with citywide issues, council files, actions of city officials and departments, bylaws, rules and regulations, policies and
procedures.
Chair: Vacant

Outreach: Meetings held last Thursday of every month.
Deals with outreach to inform the VNNC community about board meetings, elections, committee meetings, projects and
special events, e.t.c.
Ashley Nicole Martinez, chair
Location: varies

Parks & Recreation: 4th Thursday of every month at 6 P.M.
Deals with issues concerning children and youth, park programs, facilities and playgrounds in the VNNC area.
Rachel Reilly Villegas, chair
Location: Delano Recreation Center, 14100 Erwin Street, Van Nuys, CA.

Planning & Land Use: 3rd Wednesday of every month at 6:30 P.M.
Deals with planning, zoning and land use issues that affect the VNNC community, including proposals for new projects, zoning changes and variances, proposals for tenant improvement (T.I.) construction, building improvements and special uses, development of new business etc.
John Hendry, chair
Location: Van Nuys Police Station Community Room

Public Health & Safety: 2nd Wednesday of every month prior to VNNC general board meeting at 6:00 P.M.
Deals with community safety issues within the Van Nuys Neighborhood Council area.
Marlin Medrano, chair
Location: Braude Center, 6262 Van Nuys Blvd, Room 1-A

Sustainability: TBA.
Deals with Sustainability to inform the VNNC community about board meetings, elections, initiatives, committee meetings, projects and local events.