The City of Oroville, upon the effective date of the Settlement Agreement (March 2006), was designated as and assumed the duties of Fund Administrator. A Steering Committee composed of five voting members of publicly elected officials, composed of three (3) members from the Oroville City Council and two (2) members from the Board of Directors of the Feather River Recreation and Park District (FRRPD). Terms are set at one year (1). Additionally four (4) non-voting (advisory) members representing; the Department of Water Resources, State Water Contractors, American Rivers and the Oroville Area Chamber of Commerce. The Steering Committee is the sole decision maker, through majority vote of its members, for purposes of adopting the Regional Fund Strategic Plan, selecting proposed projects eligible for funding, and determining the level of funding appropriate for approved projects.
Steering Committee meetings are held quarterly on the 4th Wednesday beginning January, April, July & October, starting at 5:30 P.M. in the Oroville City Council Chambers, 1735 Montgomery Street, Oroville, with the public invited:
- Special Steering Committee Meetings as announced are held with the public invited.
- ad Hoc committee meetings, with a non-quorum representation, are held periodically with committee meeting updates provided at the SBF Steering Committee regular quarterly meetings.
Supplemental Benefits Fund Steering Committee
|City of Oroville/Council Member||Scott Thomson, Chairperson|
|FRRPD/Chairperson||Victoria Smith, Vice Chairperson|
|City of Oroville/Mayor||Linda Dahlmeier|
|FRRPD/Board Member||Gary Emberland|
|City of Oroville/Council Member||Linda Draper|
|State Water Contractors||Tim Haines
Michael Melanson, Alternate
(Alternate) American Whitewater
Dave Steindorf, Alternate
|Oroville Area Chamber of Commerce||Kevin Zeitler|
|Oroville Area Chamber of Commerce||Claudia Knaus, Alternate|
|Department of Water Resources||Eric See
Kevin Dossey, Alternate
|City of Oroville Fund Administrator||Tom Lando (Interim)|
|SBF Program Specialist||Vacant (Phone and email are monitored)