Sacramento LAFCo is seeking an Executive Officer responsible for providing policy, managerial, and operational support to the twelve member (LAFCo) Commission in implementing the legislative intent of ensuring the orderly formation of local governmental agencies, preserving agricultural and open space lands, and discouraging sprawl. This position leads LAFCo staff, and supporting consultants, in analyzing governing boundary changes (annexations and detachments) of cities and special districts, the formation of new agencies, the incorporation of new cities and districts, the consolidation or reorganization of special districts and/or cities, Municipal Service Reviews, and Spheres of Influence updates.
The Executive Officer must be able to communicate effectively with the various interested parties, as well as the executive leadership of the county, seven cities and the approximately seventy dependent and independent special districts. Further, the position is responsible for the preparation, recommendation, adoption, implementation, and monitoring of LAFCo's annual budget of $1+ million. This position should possess working knowledge of NEPA/CEQA review and implementation, as well as current means of municipal financing, general land use planning principles, public hearing processes, and administrative functions. The Executive Officer is also responsible for negotiating contracts for and managing consultants, property lease negotiations, and other vendors used by LAFCo. The Commission may also consider a direct consulting arrangement consistent with current consulting laws. Interested consulting firms may submit a proposal by April 26, 2021 to provide Executive Officer services to support the Commission to SacLAFCo@sloansakai.com. Inquiries or questions may be directed to DeeAnne Gillick, Sloan Sakai Yeung & Wong, Sac LAFCo General Counsel, at 916-258-8811 or SacLAFCo@sloansakai.com.
Additional Salary Information: There is an additional 3.35% Management Differential which is added to the posted salary for this class.