Alcoholic Beverage Commission

NameTermExpiresAppointed By
Phyllis Apple 1 Year12/31/22County Council
Jessie DeWeese1 Year12/31/23Mayor
Susan Whipker1 Year12/31/22County Commissioners
Meet: 2nd Tuesday of every month, 10:00 a.m. County Commissioners Chambers

Animal Care Commission

NameTermExpiresAppointed By
Amy Henderson4 Years12/31/23Mayor
Capt. Steve NormanN/AN/APolice Dept. Ex-Officio
Colleen Herrick *4 Years12/31/25Mayor
Dr. Jack ChailleN/AN/A
Joellen Watanabe4 Years12/31/23Mayor
Elaine Hilber4 Years12/31/23City Council
Bill Porter4 Years12/31/25Mayor
Attorney - Mary Stroh
Meet: Bi-monthly
City Council Liaison: Elaine Hilber
* Denotes Chairperson of Board/ Commission

City Plan Commission

NameTermExpiresAppointed By
Julie Abedian 1 YearAnnuallyParks Board
Dennis Baute *4 Years12/31/25Mayor
Dave Bush 4 Years12/31/23City Council
Zack Ellison 4 Years12/31/24County Commissioners
Evan Kleinhenz 4 Years12/31/22County Commissioners
Laura Garrett 4 Years12/31/26Mayor
Andrew BeckortPermanentIndiana Law Statute
Barry Kastner 4 Years12/31/24Mayor
Michael Kinder4 Years12/31/23Mayor
Keerthi Alapati4 Years12/31/26Mayor
Amber Porter 4 Years12/31/26Board of Works
Meet: 2nd Wednesday, 4:00 p.m., City Hall Council Chambers
Attorney - Alex Whitted
City Council Liaison: David Bush
Bartholomew County Plan Commission Liaison - Tom Finke
*Denotes Chairperson of Board/Commission

Human Rights Commission

NameTermExpiresAppointed By
Joy Basa-King *3 Years3/31/26City Council
Mike Champlin3 Years3/31/26City Council
Jasmine O'Conner3 Years3/31/25City Council
Sondra Bolte3 Years3/31/25City Council
Tyler Davis3 years3/31/26City Council
Richard Gold3 Years3/31/24City Council
Gregory S. Lewis3 Years3/31/24City Council
Amanda Roggow3 years3/31/26City Council
Claudia Sanchez-Davilia3 Years3/31/24City Council
Matthew Souza 3 Years3/31/25City Council
Open3 Years3/31/24City Council
Attorney - Mary Stroh
City Council Liaison: Tim Shuffett
Meet: Last Wednesday of Each Month, 4:30 p.m. (except for December) in City Hall Council Chambers

*Denotes Chairperson of Board/Commission City Council

Economic Development Commission

NameTermExpiresAppointed By
Michael Kinder2 Years12/31/23City Council
Allie Castetter3 Years12/31/24Mayor
Roger Hackman *1 Year12/31/22County Council
Meet: As Needed
*Denotes Chairperson of Board/Commission

Redevelopment Commission

NameTermExpiresAppointed By
Al Roszczyk *1 Year12/31/23Council
Kyle Hendricks1 Year12/31/23Mayor
Cynthia Boll1 Year12/31/23Mayor
Shannon McDonald1 Year12/31/23Council
Trena Carter1 Year12/31/23Mayor
Jason Major2 Year12/31/24BCSC
Attorney: Mary Stroh
Meet: 3rd Monday of every month at 4:00 p.m. at City Hall Council Chambers
City Council Liaison: Grace Kestler
*Denotes President of Board/Commission

Bartholomew County Convention, Recreation and Visitor Promotion Commission (V.I.P.)

NameTermExpiresAppointed By
Diane Mann2 Years12/31/22County Commissioners
Julie Del Genio2 Years12/31/22County Commissioners
Sarla Kalsi2 Years12/31/24Mayor
Mary Ann Patterson2 Years12/31/21County Commissioners
Denise Pence2 Years12/31/22County Commissioners
Shirley Robertson2 Years12/31/22County Commissioners
Nick Sprague2 Years12/31/23Mayor
Jessica Stevens2 Years12/31/24Mayor
Open2 Years12/31/23Mayor
Patrick Andrews2 Years12/31/23Mayor
Sandy Allman2 Years12/31/23Mayor
Meet: As Needed

City of Columbus Parking Commission