Public Safety Advisory Commission

What is the Public Safety Advisory Commission?
The Public Safety Advisory Commission is a group of seven at-large voting members and a non-voting representative from each Police, Fire, and School that act as Commission liaisons. They advise the City Council regarding public safety issues.

Applications are currently being accepted from City residents interested in serving on the Public Safety Advisory Commission.

Application Packet

Public Safety Advisory Commission Members

Commissioner Position Term Expires
Alex Meusburger At-Large 01/31/2023
Ed Wood  (Co-Chair) At-Large 01/31/2020
Galina Perekopsky Multi-family Housing 01/31/2023
Howard Lee At-Large 01/31/2023
Jeanne Thurston At-Large 01/31/2020
Melody Williams (Co-Chair) At-Large 01/31/2020
Michael DiGuilio At Large 01/31/2022
Non-Voting Representatives    
Torey Heidelberg School  
Greg Premo Police  
Hallie McCurdy Fire  


Advisory commissions will not have standing monthly meetings, but will meet to work on matters specifically assigned by the City Council, either as part of an annual work plan or by separate resolution. Meetings will be noticed in compliance with the Open Public Meetings Act, with agendas posted to the Event Calendar on the City's website, at the University Place Library, 3609 Market Place West and on the bulletin board outside City Hall.

For more information contact:
Jennifer Hales, Public Safety Manager, 253.798.3141