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City Clerk's Office
 221 W. Pine Street
 Lodi, CA  95240
 (209) 333-6702
 (209) 333-6807 FAX

E-mail: cityclerk@lodi.gov

  Mailing Address
  P.O. Box 3006
  Lodi, CA  95241-1910

  Monday - Thursday
  7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  8 a.m. to 5 p.m., closed  alternating Fridays

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PHIL KATZAKIAN, MAYOR, was elected to the Lodi City Council in November 2006, re-elected in 2010 and has previously served as Mayor. Mr. Katzakian attended San Joaquin Delta College and California State University, Sacramento, before being hired by Lodi Vintners, a Lodi-area winery. He spent five years with the company, eventually becoming General Manager, before leaving to open an automotive repair business. After five years, Mr. Katzakian joined Lodi Printing. For the past four years, Mr. Katzakian has served as a lubrication consultant for Hydrotex Oil Co. He also owns Katzakian Real Estate and is an active member in the Lodi Sunrise Rotary Club.

E-mail:  Phil Katzakian, Mayor

LARRY D. HANSEN, MAYOR PRO TEMPORE, was elected to the Lodi City Council in November 2002, re-electedin 2006 and 2010, and has previously served as Mayor. Mr. Hansen is a United States Navy veteran and obtained his Master of Public Administration degree in 1993 from CSU, Stanislaus.  He is also a graduate of the FBI National Academy and the California Command College and holds a lifetime vocational teaching credential.  Mr. Hansen has had a 30-year career with the City of Lodi Police Department.  He was hired as a police officer in 1970 and was appointed as the Chief of Police in May 1993, from which he retired in July 2000.  In his tenure as Chief, the crime rate was reduced to its lowest level in a decade and many programs were implemented that saved the City time and money.
 Voice Mail:  333-6800 x9280
 E-Mail:  Larry Hansen, Mayor Pro Tempore

BOB JOHNSON, COUNCIL MEMBER, was elected to the Lodi City Council in 2004, re-elected in 2008 and 2012, and has previously served as Mayor.

Born and raised in New York City, He has a bachelor's degree in Journalism from St. Bonaventure University.  He served for several years in the United States Marine Corps attaining the rank of Captain.  He is a Vietnam veteran.  Following his military service, Mr. Johnson was employed for more than 20 years in the financial industry in a variety of sales, marketing and management positions in New York, Los Angeles and San Francisco.  More recently, he had been a self-employed real estate appraiser in the Central Valley. 

Since moving to Lodi, Mr. Johnson has been an active volunteer in the community.  He has served as President of the Lodi District Chamber of Commerce and was a Parks and Recreation Commissioner for 16 years.  Now that he has retired, he devotes the majority of his free time to Council-related activities.
 E-Mail:  Bob Johnson, Council Member

JOANNE MOUNCE, COUNCIL MEMBER, was elected to the Lodi City Council in November of 2004, re-elected in 2008 and 2012, and has previously served as Mayor. Ms. Mounce received an Accounting Certificate from South Lake Tahoe Community College and her Associates Degree with Honors from San Joaquin Delta College.  With over 25 years of accounting experience, she owned and operated an accounting service specializing in payroll services and business development.  Ms. Mounce currently works with Dougherty CPAs, Inc., a prominent Stockton certified public accountant firm.  As the firm's Manager, she leads the company's Client Services Department, as well as provides direction to future growth and development.  Ms. Mounce is a third generation Lodian and has been a long-time advocate of the aging areas of Lodi.  For enjoyment, JoAnne volunteers for many community organizations.
 Voice Mail:  333-6800 x9286
 E-Mail:  JoAnne Mounce, Council Member

ALAN NAKANISHI, COUNCIL MEMBER, was first elected to the Lodi City Council in November of 1998 and subsequently in November 2010, and has previously served as Mayor. 

Voice Mail:  333-6800 x9288
E-Mail:  Alan Nakanishi, Council Member



The City Council Members are elected officers identified in Government Code Section 87200 and file statements of economic interests with the City Clerk's office. Copies of the statements of economic interests filed by the above elected officers may be obtained by visiting the offices of the Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) or the City Clerk. The physical address of the FPPC is 428 J Street, Suite 620, Sacramento, California 95814. The physical address of the City Clerk's office is 221 West Pine Street, Lodi, California 95240. The statements of economic interests for some state and local government agency elected officers may be available in electronic format on the FPPC's website at http://www.fppc.ca.gov/.

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