Points of Interest Committee

The purpose of this Committee is to steer and coordinate efforts to identify, authenticate, and memorialize sites of interest located in or near Keizer. The sites of interest may be of historical, geographical, botanical, or the unusual. To see some of the projects the committee has completed click here . The Keizer Points of Interest Committee is comprised of 7 individuals and meets on the Fourth Thursday of each month at 6:00 p.m.

Position # Name/Address Appoint Date End Date
1 Rhonda Iken 2017 11/2019
2 Leitzl Tamayo 2017 11/2019
3 Kris Adams 2014 11/2017
4 Carla Schultheis 2017 11/2020
5 Ashley Wenger 2015 11/2018
6 Jill Bonney-Hill 2009 11/2018
7 Sherrie Gottfried 2009 11/2018
Roland Herrera Council Liaison

Purpose :  The Committee will serve in an advisory capacity to the City Council to research, steer and coordinate efforts to identify, authenticate, and memorialize sites of interest located in or near Keizer.  Specifically, the Committee shall conduct research, and steer and coordinate efforts only, indicating that the role of this committee is to lead such efforts, causing it to happen with City Council approval, but not necessarily do it.  The sites of interest may be historical, geographical, botanical, or the unusual.

Membership :  The Committee shall consist of 7 voting members to be appointed as outlined by the City Council Rules of Procedure, however it is recommended that at least one (1) member shall be a representative from the tourism industry.  The Mayor will appoint a non-voting Council liaison to the Committee and will make such announcement at a regularly scheduled Council meeting.  The Committee will be staffed by a non-voting staff liaison to be appointed by the City Manager.

Term of Office :  Each member of the Committee shall be appointed for a three-year term.  The terms of the members shall be staggered so that not more than one-third of the members will expire in the same year.

Chair and Vice-Chair :  The Committee will elect a Chair and Vice-Chair at the first meeting of each calendar year.

Meetings :   Members of the Committee shall establish a regular meeting date and shall meet as deemed necessary by the Chair.  All meetings of the Committee shall follow Roberts Rules of Order Newly Revised and the Oregon Public Meeting Laws.

Attendance :  It is the duty of each member to attend at least 75% of the meetings each calendar year.  When a member is unable to attend a meeting, the member shall notify the Chair.  Members of the Committee may be removed by a two-thirds majority vote of the City Council.

Procedures: The Committee shall submit final plans for each site to be recognized to the City Council for their acceptance and approval.