Staff Liasion
Kelly Fletcher
Phone Number
(530) 757-5607
Meeting Times
Second Monday of each month at 7:00pm
Meeting Place
Community Chambers Conference Room, 23 Russell Boulevard
Number of Members
7 Regular members
1 Alternative member
1 member shall serve as Inter-Commission Liaison (non-voting) to the Business & Economic Development Commission
3 Inter-Commission Liaisons (non-voting) from the following commissions: Open Space & Habitat; Planning; Recreation & Park

The Business and Finance Commission is one of the City Commissions that assist the City Council. The Commission advises the City Council on financial and economic issues such as review of the City's financial structure, comparative analysis of tax burdens in Davis compared to other communities, redevelopment and promotion of increased understanding of the City budget. Also, makes recommendations pertaining to the implementation of the Development Impact Fee Study recommendations.

Current Commission members

  • Johannes Troost (Chair)
  • Jerry Beavers (Vice Chair)
  • Helena Chung
  • Lucas Frerichs (Planning Commission Liaison)
  • Steven Ingram

Several prominent members of the community have come out of this commission. They include:

  • Councilmember Stephen Souza (????-????)
  • Councilmember/Former Mayor Sue Greenwald (????-????)
  • Former Councilmember Lamar Heystek (????-????)—did he actually serve or was he merely selected for the commission, but then elected to city council before he could actually take his seat.