Council President Karen Leach
Council Service:  Elected in 2012 and 2016 to serve four year terms and served through June 2017. Served as Council President January to June 2017. Appointed on March 9, 2021 as City Councilor. Elected in 2022 to serve a four-year term as City Councilor. Appointed as Council President on January 10, 2023.  

Current Term Expires:  January 2027

Current Committee Assignments:
*  Finance and Judiciary Committee - Chair
*  Community Services and Development Committee - Vice Chair

*  Revolving Loan Fund Committee - Council Representative
*  Lane Council of Governments Board of Directors - Alternate
*  Budget Committee


Duties of Council President:
The President shall function as Mayor when the Mayor is absent from a Council meeting or is unable to function as Mayor.