Human Services Advisory Board


Traci Buxton - Statutory Member
City Council Liaison
Judi Armer   
Susan B. Barber  
Kristy Dunn  
Carolina Lucero   
Sue Padden
Senior Services Manager
Patrice Thorell  Parks & Recreation Director

Powers & Duties

The Human Services Advisory Committee advises the City Council on:
  • Determination of priorities of human service needs within the city in accordance with the current human services plan
  • Evaluation and recommendation on funding human service requests submitted to the city
  • Evaluation and review of the performance of individual human service organizations and agencies
  • Members, appointed by the mayor and confirmed by the City Council, serve without compensation for a two-year term