Councilwoman Ashby is a graduate of Sacramento High School and obtained her B.A in Sociology with an emphasis on Law and Society from the University of California at Davis and her Juris Doctorate from the University of the Pacific’s McGeorge School of Law. She owns a consulting firm with her dad in which they build programs for populations with barriers to success. She, along with her husband and three children, live in Natomas where she established herself as a leader and has served her community as an advocate for youth and public safety, creating infrastructure such as a police and community resource center and a new fire station.

Councilwoman Ashby’s colleagues elected her Vice Mayor of the City of Sacramento for an unprecedented five out of nine years. Immediately following, the Council elected her to serve two full years as Mayor Pro Tem, a first for the City of Sacramento. Councilwoman Ashby was part of another first in Sacramento history when she became the first female on Council to have a baby while in office.

Councilmember Angelique Ashby

City Hall, 5th Floor

915 I Street

Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone: 916.808.7001

Email: aashby@cityofsacramento.org

Karina is a UC Davis graduate with nearly a decade of experience in work force development, education, government, policy, research and administration. She is also Sacramento County's newest elected representative, currently serving as a Sacramento County Office of Education, Trustee.

Karina is a hard worker and a quick learner. She is bilingual and ready to use her skills to serve her City and community. She lives in the Regency Park neighborhood of District One and is a frequent visitor of our area dog parks with her sweet side kick, Ash - her 3 year old yellow lab.

In addition to her work locally, Karina spent a summer in Washington DC working on Presidential education reforms to address the achievement gap in our youth's academic experiences across the United States of America.

We are fortunate to have the energy and talent of this bright young woman on our team and in our City. Get ready Natomas, Karina has endless enthusiasm and she is ready to work.

Karina Talamantes, Chief of Staff

City Hall, 5th Floor

915 I Street

Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone: 916.808.7339

Email: 

ktalamantes@cityofsacramento.org

Miesha Ross is a long-time District 1 Resident and student at American River College!  Miesha has served as the ambassador of first impressions on the 5th floor for the past 2 years and has proven to be an extremely valuable member of the City team. Her positive attitude, strong attention to detail, calmness under pressure and intelligent approach to problem solving make her a natural fit for the Council Representative position.

Miesha Ross, Constituent Affairs

City Hall, 5th floor

Sacramento, CA 95814

Main: 916.808.7001
Direct: 916.808.7167

​Email: MKRoss@cityofsacramento.org

Deb moved from the East Bay Area to Natomas in December of 2000, where she lives with her husband and their two sons. Her boys graduated from NP3 High School in 2017 and she spends her free time continuing to volunteer at NP3, while also serving on the NP3 board.  Please e-mail Deb if you have a sponsorship request or if you would like to request a meeting with Councilwoman Ashby. If you would like to request Councilwoman Ashby’s attendance or participation at an event, please use our Event Scheduling Request form.

Deb Wurgler, Executive Assistant

City Hall, 5th Floor

915 I Street

Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone: 916.808.5848

Email: dwurgler@cityofsacramento.org

Andre Favila is a California State University of Sacramento graduate with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology. He comes to our office with over five years of experience working with youth in district one and over a decade of experience creating opportunities for youth to engage in and improve their community. He is looking forward to spending time in Natomas and working with the youth on various events and projects.

Our programs run year round. You can find more information for each below:

PARKS RELATED
www.AngeliqueAshby.com/parks
www.facebook.com/NatomasDistrict1Parks

YOUTH RELATED
www.AngeliqueAshby.com/youth
www.facebook.com/NatomasDistrict1YAC
www.facebook.com/NatomasDistrict1PLAY

If you are interested in adopting your local park or setting up a park clean up day, send him an email. We are thrilled to have him on board!

Andre Favila, Parks & Youth Liaison

City Hall, 5th Floor

915 I Street

Sacramento, CA 95814

Email: districtoneparks@gmail.com

Deanna comes to the District One office with over five years of event planning experience. She has worked in the North Natomas area building relationships with local businesses and community residents in a effort to create fun and exciting events for all demographics.

In her new role as Special Events Coordinator, she will work to develop the North Natomas Farmer’s Market, fitness in the park programs, Summer of Fun events, and many more events for District One.

Deanna Read, Parks Program and Events Coordinator

City Hall, 5th Floor

915 I Street

Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone: 916.808.7001

Email: dread@cityofsacramento.org

Brieana was born and raised in District One and has volunteered with Angelique Ashby's youth program for the past 5 years. She got her start interning with the parks department in 2015 and was then transferred to working in the D1 office. She is currently studying earning her B.A. in Liberal Studies at Sacramento State University.

Brieana Kline. Youth Workforce Development Coordinator

City Hall, 5th Floor

915 I Street

Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone: 916.808.7001

Email: bkline@cityofsacramento.org

Danielle comes to District 1 with 5 years of City of Sacramento experience. She is a Sacramento State Graduate with a B.A. in Philosophy of Ethics, Politics, and Law. She is currently a 3rd year PhD Student at UC Davis in the Philosophy Department with a concentration in Philosophy of Mind and Cognitive Science.  She is excited to continue her position with the City of Sacramento within the Office of Councilmember Ashby doing graphics and web design. 

Danielle Wiilliams-Vincent

City Hall, 5th Floor

915 I Street

Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone: 916.808.7001

In March 2016, the Sacramento City Planning & Design Commission welcomed its newest Commissioner, Lynn Lenzi.
Lynn Lenzi has lived in North Natomas since 2002. She is a dedicated community member and volunteers her  considerable time and talents as our Planning & Design Commissioner. With a background in government relations, she found herself gravitating towards neighborhood development and community events. She has played an active role in her homeowner’s association and has branched out to include more volunteer opportunities with the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life Natomas event, the N Factor awards and Celebrate Natomas.

Lynn brings the necessary traits to the Planning & Design Commission and is a tremendous asset to our City in representing the interests of District One.

We appreciate having Lynn on the District One team!

Lynn Lenzi, D1 Planning &

Design Commissioner

City Hall, 5th Floor

915 I Street

Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone: 916.808.7001

Fax: 916.241.0903

Email: lynnlenzi1@yahoo.com

Sumiti is a very involved community leader. She was born and raised in New Delhi, India where she studied at the University of Delhi. Sumiti and her husband have lived in Sacramento for many years. They are an active family, participating in schools, parks, youth programs and several non-profit organizations. She is a published guest writer for Sacramento Parent Magazine and has made appearances on News 10 in their segment “Moms Explain it All”. She has served on several Natomas Unified School District committees and is an active reader with the Sacramento Reading Partners organization that pairs caring adults with students in underserved areas who need help catching up with their literacy goals.

Sumiti Mehta, Parks & Recreation Commissioner

City Hall, 5th Floor

915 I Street

Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone: 916.808.7001

Fax: 916.241.0903

Email: umitimehta@gmail.com

915 I Street, 5th Floor
Sacramento, CA 95814
916.808.7001
aashby@cityofsacramento.org

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