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File #: 22-473    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Memo Status: Passed
File created: 6/22/2022 Departments: BOARD OF SUPERVISORS DISTRICT 5
On agenda: 6/28/2022 Final action: 6/28/2022
Title: Recommendation for the appointment of Carlos Serrano-Quan to the San Mateo County Planning Commission, representing District 5, for an initial partial term ending December 31, 2024.
Sponsors: David J. Canepa
Special Notice / Hearing: None__
Vote Required: Majority

To: Honorable Board of Supervisors
From: Supervisor David J. Canepa, District 5
Subject: Appointment to the San Mateo County Planning Commission

RECOMMENDATION:
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Recommendation for the appointment of Carlos Serrano-Quan to the San Mateo County Planning Commission, representing District 5, for an initial partial term ending December 31, 2024.
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BACKGROUND:
The Planning Commission serves the County and its communities by preparing, administering, and enforcing land use plans and development regulations that protect public safety, preserve agricultural and environmental resources, address housing and transportation needs, and create healthy and prosperous communities, in a manner that fosters community engagement and provides exceptional levels of service. Pursuant to the San Mateo County Ordinance Code, a Commissioner shall be appointed to the Planning Commission from each of the County's five supervisorial Districts.



DISCUSSION:
As per the bylaws for the Commission, commissioners serve for a term coinciding with the Supervisor's term. As such, Carlos Serrano-Quan's term will reflect an initial partial term ending December 31, 2024 upon approval of this appointment. He is being recommended to a seat formerly held by Mario Santacruz.

Carlos Serrano-Quan is a Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Sequoia Commercial Group (SCG), a commercial real estate brokerage with 4 offices in the San Francisco Bay Area. Recently awarded the prestigious CoStar Power Broker Awards for highest volume of deals in Q1 of 2020, SCG and Carlos has helped his private clients with complex commercial real estate transactions specializing in sourcing investment opportunities for local and international developers, investors, and asset management. Carlos has also served in active-duty in the U.S. Army and is a Disabled American Veteran. Carlos has proudly served the City and County of San Francisco...

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