Housing & Community Development Advisory Board


  • Tom Nguyen, Chair
  • Susan Saurastri, Vice Chair
  • Stephen Brumm, Member
  • Ramon Galvez-Arango, Member
  • Michael Saffell, Member
  • Michael White, Member

Staff Representatives

  • Matt Mogensen, Planning and Building Director                              Phone: 714-593-4426
  • Ashlyn Newman, Housing Analyst
    Phone: 714-593-4428
Additional Information
About the Board
The board reviews the city’s ongoing Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program and makes recommendations for future activities to be undertaken by the city. The CDBG regulations require that the city shall provide citizens with an adequate opportunity to participate in an advisory role in planning, implementing, and assessing the programs.