Climate Ready - Climate Equity Advisory Committee

Board Description
Board Composition:Note: Por favor, póngase en contacto con la Oficina de Sustentabilidad al 210.207.6103 o si necesita ayuda al llenar la solicitud, o si desea una copia de la solicitud en español. The Mayor and City Council shall appoint members, recommended by the City Manager and the Office of Sustainability. The Climate Equity Advisory Committee is comprised of 11 Members total; 10 at-large members and 1 Chair or Vice Chair of the SA Climate Ready Technical & Community Advisory Committee.
Appointed by:City Council
District; At-Large; Mayoral Appointment:At-large
Categories:The Committee will be made up of representatives from community based organizations and other key stakeholders representing the interests of low-income populations, communities of color, and other vulnerable populations. Preferred expertise: Social Justice, Environmental Justice, Climate, and Racial Justice, Affordable Housing and Houselessness/Homelessness, Public Health, Food Security, Disability and Mobility Justice, Immigrant Rights, Educational Attainment, Small Business, and Workforce Development. Members shall serve two-year terms, for a maximum of two consecutive terms, or a total of four years. Terms are coterminous with Council. No member may be appointed to the Committee should their service exceed four full years. Chair and Vice Chair serve one-year terms. The Chair and Vice Chair are not limited on number of terms served as Chair and Vice Chair; however, they must comply with the overall maximum terms for members of the Committee.
Mission/Purpose:The mission includes advising City staff and City Council on the advancement of equity-centered implementation of the SA Climate Ready Climate Action and Adaptation Plan and long-term sustainability plans, such as the SA Tomorrow Sustainability Plan.
Meeting Schedule & Location:TBA
Website Information:For more information, please visit and
Ordinance/Articles of Incorporation/By Laws:Ordinance 2019-10-17-0840
Ordinance 2019-12-12-1066
SA Climate Ready: A Pathway for Climate Action and Adaptation

Liaison: Minerva (Mina) Defee - (210) 207-6103

NameDistrictAppointed DateDate Expires
Mr. Aaron Michael Arguello At Large10/08/202005/31/2021
Ms. Melissa Bryant At Large10/08/202105/31/2021
Dr. Adelita Gonzales Cantu PhD,RNAt Large10/08/202005/31/2021
Ms. Anacua Garcia At Large10/08/202005/31/2021
Mr. Jesus Garcia-Gonzalez At Large10/08/202005/31/2021
Ms Harjot Kaur At Large10/08/202005/31/2021
Ms. Diana Elisa Lopez Perez At Large10/08/202005/31/2021
Mr. Joshua "Josh" D. Scott At Large10/08/202005/31/2021
Dr. Joseph "Joe" M. Simpson At Large10/08/202005/31/2021
Vacancy At Large  05/31/2021
Vacancy At Large  05/31/2021

Total Members for Climate Ready - Climate Equity Advisory Committee: 11 City of San Antonio - Agenda Details Printable Version