Successor Agency Oversight Board


The City of Novato began serving as the Successor Agency to the Novato Redevelopment Agency as of February 1, 2012 under a new state law, AB X1 26, which was upheld by the California Supreme Court on December 29, 2011.

The Successor Agency will be governed by a seven-member Oversight Board. The Oversight Board Members are:



Appointing Entity

Matthew Hymel, (Chair)

County of Marin

Michael Frank (Vice-Chair)

City of Novato

Anthony Elshout

County of Marin (Public Member)

Greg Nelson

College of Marin (Community College Districts)

Karen Maloney

Novato Unified School (Novato Schools)

Stephen Marshall

City of Novato (Former Redevelopment Employee)

Tomas Kaslionis

Novato Fire District (Special Districts)


The meeting agendas and minutes, and  ROPS adopted by the Oversight Board are posted here. The Oversight Board meetings are open to the public and noticed under the Brown Act.

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