City Council of Mill Valley

Five candidates are running for three seats on the City Council office of Mill Valley, including Kenneth Ian Brooks, Sashi McEntee, Stephanie Moulton-Peters, Jim Wickham, and Kirk Knauer. Please see our interviews with Stephanie Moulton-Peters and Kenneth Ian Brooks. Kirk Knauer, Sashi McEntee, and Jim Wickham declined to participate.

Job Description
The City Council is the legislative body elected to represents its citizens. They receive input, develop and adopt policy, and resolve public issues. They formulate City policy through motions, resolutions and ordinances which reflect the needs of the public; and maintain a working knowledge of intergovernmental issues and how they will affect Mill Valley.

Minimum Qualifications
Voters who reside within city limits may run for City Council.

Preferred Qualifications

    Successful Candidates will likely to have these additional qualifications and/or skills:

  • Communication skills including verbal and written
  • Policy development and review
  • Negotiations and debate
  • Management and organizational
  • Budget and resource allocation


    Stephanie Moulten-Peters

    • Age: 58
    • Experience: Environmental Policy and Regulation
    • Compliance; Emergency preparedness and response
    • Education: Stanford University
    • Occupation: Current Mayor of Mill Valley

    Q1-0:00 Q2- 1:40 Q3- 1:35 Q4- 2:49 Q5- 3:32 Q6-4:47 Q7- 5:59


    Kenneth Ian Brooks

    • Age: 65
    • Occupation: Local Businessman, Green Building Consultant

    Q1- 0:12 Q2- 01:13 Q3- 2:56 Q4- 4:40 Q5- 6:26 Q6- 8:05 Q7-12:39


    Sashi McEntee

    • Experience: Finance and Business Development
    • Occupation: Family Business(Infinity Video Systems)


    Kirk Knauer

    • Experience: Account Director and Consultant
    • Education: BA – Asian Studies & Business Trinity University
    • MBA – Thunderbird School of Global Management
    • Occupation: Mill Valley Parks and Recreation


    James Wickham

    • Age: 58
    • Experience: Over 30 years with Mill Valley Police, Emergency Preparedness Commissioner
      Founder of Mill Valley Carnival
      Member of Chamber of Commerence, Historical Society and former Lions and Rotary member

    • Education: BA – St. Mary’s College, Management
    • Occupation: PG&E Public Safety Specialist

Written by the
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