City Celebration Committee


At the December 19, 2023 Council Meeting, the City Council approved of the formation of a 7-9 member resident committee to aid in the development of the City's Annual Celebration Calendar. 

Purpose & Duties 

  • Make recommendations for City Council Liaison consideration on future City Celebration Months.  
  • Make recommendations for City Council Liaison consideration on additional calendar acknowledgements. 
  • Make recommendations for City staff on Celebration content. 

Meeting Times and Dates

Meetings will be held twice a year.  To find meeting notifications and agendas, please visit Agenda & Minutes. 

Staff ContactJennifer Carey, Public Affairs Manager
City Manager's Office
(714) 536-5496

Committee Members and Appointments

The City Celebration Committee will consist of between 7 and 9 members.  The members must be residents of the City of Huntington Beach and are appointed by the City Council to serve for terms of two years. Currently, the City is accepting applications and interested individuals must fill out and submit the Boards & Commission Application.

City Council Liaisons:
Council Member Casey McKeon
Council Member Tony Strickland 

Vacancies: In the event a member retires or is unable to complete his term, an appointment shall be made to fill the remainder of the unexpired term. 

SEQ No Name Position
1.00 Delaine Bailey Committee Member
2.00 Kristine Carroll Committee Member
3.00 Ellen Kuhnert Committee Member
4.00 Christian Meyer Committee Member
5.00 Ann Palmer Committee Member
6.00 Patricia Pappas Committee Member
7.00 Joe Pena Committee Member
8.00 Brooke Stewart Committee Member
9.00 Dixie Walters Committee Member