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ABOUT US 

Mission Statement

The Ethics Commission helps to preserve the public trust by promoting elections and government decisions that are fair, transparent, and accountable. The Commission acts through its voter mandate to shape, administer, and enforce laws regarding governmental ethics, conflicts of interests, campaign financing, and lobbying.

Contact

200 North Spring Street
City Hall, 24th Floor
Los Angeles, California 90012 

(213) 978-1960 Phone
(213) 978-1988 Fax
ethics.commission@lacity.org

Office Hours:
Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Directions to City Hall:

Photo by Jerry Fernandez

Commission A five-member panel of part-time commissioners appointed by the Mayor, City Council President, City Council President Pro Tem, City Attorney, and Controller. The commissioners serve staggered five-year terms.
 
Current
Commissioners

Jessica A. Levinson (October 2013 - Present), President
Serena Oberstein (October 2014 - Present), Vice-President
Ana Dahan (November 2014 - Present)
Melinda Murray (October 2015 - Present)
Andrea Sheridan Ordin (August 2016 - Present)

 
Former Commissioners

Nathan J. Hochman (August 2011 - June 2016)
Erin Pak (December 2012 - July 2015)
Paul H. Turner (June 2008 - June 2014)
Valerie Vanaman (August 2009 - June 2014)
Ralph D. Fertig (May 2012 - June 2013)
Marlene Canter (September 2009 - June 2012)
Helen E. Zukin (July 2006 - June 2011)
Nedra Jenkins (June 2008 - April 2011)
Sean P. Treglia (2004 - June 2009)
Michael Camuñez (Dec 2007 - Jan 2009)
Bill Boyarsky (2003 - 2008)
Robert M. Saltzman (2005 - 2007)
Gil Garcetti (2002 - 2007)
Dr. Uri D. Herscher (2002 - 2006)
Dale E. Bonner (2000 - 2005)
Pam Emerson (1999 - 2004)
Miriam Krinsky (1998 - 2003)
Richard Walch (1996 - 2002)
David W. Fleming (2001 - 2002)
Msgr. Terrance Fleming (1999 - 2001)
Susan Estrich (1999 - 2000)
Paul Krekorian (1998 - 1999)
Art Mattox (1998 - 1999)
Raquelle de la Rocha (1995 - 1999)
Edwin O. Guthman (1990 - 1998)
Eve Fisher (1994 - 1998)
Ann Petroni (1994 - 1997)
Treesa Way Drury (1990 - 1996)
Dennis E. Curtis (1990 - 1995)
Dr. Cynthia Ann Telles (1990 - 1994)
William K. Mills, Jr. (1991 - 1993)
Alice Walker Duff (1990 - 1991)

 
Executive
Staff

Heather Holt, Executive Director
David Tristan, Deputy Executive Director

 
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