Sister Cities Commission

Agendas & Minutes

Founded May 21, 1996. The Milpitas Sister Cities Commission (SCC) serves as an advisory body to the City Council on matters affecting sister cities relationships, programs, and activities. This Sister Cities Commission will also review applications for sister city affiliations and forward recommendations to the City Council for the establishment of future agreements. Members are appointed to three-year terms and alternates are appointed to two-year terms. The Milpitas Unified School District also has a non-voting member appointed to the Commission.

Documentation:

Memorandums of Understanding:

Meets:

6:00 p.m. at the City Hall Committee Room, 455 East Calaveras Boulevard on the fourth Thursday of every month except July and August. Meeting date varies for November and December due to holidays. Please contact the Staff Liaison for meeting information.

City Council Liaison:

Anthony Phan, City Council (408) 586-3032

Staff Liaison:

Leslie Stobbe, Public Information Specialist (408) 586-3352

Commission Members:

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Dennis Grilli

Chair

Term Expires:

September, 2017

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Barry Manogaran

Commissioner

Term Expires:

September, 2019

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Dipak Awasthi

Commissioner

Term Expires:

September, 2019

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Massoud Arefi

Commissioner

Term Expires:

September, 2018

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Peter Chang

Commissioner

Term Expires:

September, 2018

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Michael Tsai

Commissioner

Term Expires:

September, 2017

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Jennifer Strohfus

Commissioner

Term Expires:

September, 2019

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Jim Li

Alternate Member #1

Term Expires:

September, 2018

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Rhoda Shapiro

Alternate Member #2

Term Expires:

September, 2017

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Tiffany Dinh

Student Non-Voting Member

Term Expires:

September, 2018