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MELBA BISHOP'S RESUME


ELECTED POSITIONS:
City Councilmember, Oceanside CA
1980-1984

City Councilmember, Oceanside CA
1989-1992


APPOINTED OFFICES:
Deputy Mayor, Oceanside CA
1982-1984
1990-1992


CITY APPOINTMENTS:
Director, Oceanside Harbor District
Commissioner, Community Development Commission
Integrated Waste Commission
Chairperson, Coastal Projects Committee
Chairperson, Housing Commission
Chairperson, Paramedic Services Committee
Chairperson, Beach Restoration Task Force
Chairperson, War on Waste Committee
Chairperson, Major Thoroughfare Committee
Chairperson , Mobile Home Committee
Chairperson, Sign Ordinance Committee
Chairperson, Homeless Youth Committee
Vice-Chairperson, Parks and Recreation Commission
Vice Chairperson, Drainage Committee
Vice Chairperson, School-City Committee
Member, Police Volunteer Committee
Member, Buena Vista Lagoon Committee
Member, Humane Society Committee
Member, Crime Abatement Committee
Member, Task Force for the Homeless
Member, Housing Task Force

REGIONAL POSITIONS:
Chairperson, North County Cities Solid Waste Issues Coalition
Member, North County Solid Waste Management Agency
Member, League of CA Cities Environmental Policy Comm.
Alternate Member, California Coastal Commission
Boardmember, North County Transit District
Vice Chairperson, NCTD Development Board
Chairperson, Regional Transportation Services Agency
President, Oceanside-San Buena Ventura Housing Agency
Member. Senate Select Committee on Transportation
Member, League of CA Cities Community Development Com.
Member, Regional Criminal Justice Planning Board
Alternate Member, San Diego Association of Governments
Member, Outer Continental Shelf Task Force
Member ADAPT Board of Directors

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT:
Founder and Member, Neighborhood Alliance of Oceanside
Founder and President, Guajome Neighborhood Association
Member, CIVIC
Co-author, Ballot Proposition A (Growth Management)
Founder, North River Road Booster Club
Member, Task Force on Child Abuse
Chairperson, School Site Council
Founder, Homework and Extra Learning Program (HELP)
Member, Girls Club Board of Directors
Director, Casa de Amparo Child Abuse Center
Member, El Camino High School Site Council
Coordinator, Neighborhood Watch
Director, Valley Little League
Member, Chamber of Commerce North Valley Committee
Member, Citizens Advisory Comm, on Flood Control
Public Relation, Valley Senior Citizens Center

AWARDS:
Elected Official of the Year 1992, San Diego Democratic Party
Employee Achievement Award 1986 Episcopal Comm Services
Service Award CHOOSE 1991
Environmental Leadership Award, Citizens Clearinghouse for Hazardous Waste, 1989

OTHER POSITIONS:
Columnists, North County Times Newspaper
Radio Talk Show Host KCEO
Administrator Episcopal Community Services 1984-1989
Program Manager CHOOSE 1992-1993

PERSONAL AND FAMILY:
Born: 1942 in California
Married : 1964 to Luckett Bishop
Family: Four Sons, 8 Grandchildren
Hobbies: Genealogy