MIKE PURZYCKI
MAYOR OF WILMINGTON, DE
TRANSITION PROCESS & TIMELINE Mayor-elect Mike Purzycki’s transition team consists of three Senior Advisors, an Executive Committee, 11 committees generally intended to reflect the City of Wilmington’s department structure, and two staffers. Each committee includes between 8 – 12 individuals who are familiar with the City’s operations in their committee’s area of focus, including a Chair for each committee. The substantive work of the committees and transition team will proceed as follows: Thursday, November 17, 2016 Full Transition Team Meeting Full team meeting to introduce the Mayor-elect and all members of the transition team and outline the scope of work and overall timeline. At the end of this meeting, all committee members will be given materials for review. Monday – Tuesday, November 21-22 Committee Breakouts, Round 1 Committee members will be expected to have reviewed all relevant materials and to have prepared items for discussion, including any questions. Each City department will deliver its FY17 budget presentation to its corresponding committee. Staff will facilitate discussion and take minutes. After the meeting, staff will send summaries to committees for review and comment. Staff will send these materials to the Executive Committee for review prior to the second round of committee meetings. Monday – Tuesday, December 5-6 Committee Breakouts, Round 2 Staff will facilitate deeper discussion and take minutes. Following the meeting, staff will send summaries out to committees for review and comment. Staff will then summarize and send all materials to the Executive Committee for review. Staff will prepare transition team final report in consultation with Executive Committee. February: Transition Team will release final report to public. TRANSITION TEAM Transition Team General Co-Chairs Rev. Silvester Beamen - Pastor, Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church Maria Matos – President and CEO, Latin American Community Center Charlie McDowell - Of Counsel, Potter Anderson & Corroon LLP Transition Executive Committee Mike Hare (Chair) - Senior Vice President, The Buccini/Pollin Group, former Wilmington City Council Member Bebe Coker - Community Representative/Education Advocate, former State Social Services Administrator Charles “Bud” Freel - Council Member, Wilmington City Council Raye Jones Avery - Executive Director, Christina Cultural Arts Center Megan McGlinchey - Acting Executive Director, Riverfront Development Corporation Tom Ogden - Senior Staff, People for Purzycki Norman Oliver - Founder/Owner, NOR Enterprises, former Wilmington City Council Member John Rago - Policy and Communications Director, Wilmington City Council Buck Simpers - Principal, Buck Simpers Architect & Associates Henry Smith - Deputy Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services, State of Delaware Leroy Tice - Attorney/Owner, Law Offices of Leroy Tice Tanya Washington - Legislative Director, Wilmington City Council Cultural Affairs Jerry DuPhily (Chair) - President, TSN Media India Colon – Community Relations/PR/Board Member, Nuestras Raíces Delaware Brendan Cooke - General Director, Opera Delaware Kia Ervin - Executive Director, Accelerate Delaware Mark Fields - Executive Director, The Grand Opera House/Playhouse on Rodney Sarah Lamb - Marketing Director, The Buccini/Polin Group Vicky Martelli - Partner, Pettinaro Bud Martin - Executive Director, Delaware Theatre Company Paula McDermott - Vice President, ABC Television Barry Schlecker - Owner/Operator, Barry’s Events Dale Southam – Owner/Vice President, Stat Stat, Inc. John Shipman - Arts Consultant Economic Development Jim Stewart (Chair) - Chief Executive Officer, Epic Research Dan Butler - Chef/Restaurateur/Owner, Piccolina Toscana, Tonic Bar and Grille Ebon Flagg - Head Stylist/Owner, Babe Styling Studios Rick Gessner - Senior Vice President, Specialty Finance Lender Group, Capital One Harold Gray - former Wilmington Economic Development Director Rich Heffron - President, Delaware State Chamber of Commerce Marcus Henry - Economic Development and Policy Director, New Castle County Government Mark Kleinschmidt - President, New Castle County Chamber of Commerce Andy Lubin - President, Delaware Financial Group Brian McGlinchey - Managing Director, McCarter Government Solutions John Riley – Director, Government Affairs, Ashland Chemical Company Stan Soja - Executive Director, Wilmington Parking Authority, former Deputy Director, Wilmington Economic Development Office Finance Tom Williams (Chair) - Partner, Williams Humphreys & Company Sandra Ben - President, Northeast Civic Association David Blowman - Deputy Secretary, Delaware Department of Education Patrick Carter - Director of Revenue, State of Delaware Tony Edwards - Manager, DuPont Loren Grober – President, The Loren Group, Triangle Neighborhood Association Member Robert Johnson – Division of Accounting, State Finance Department Geoff Langdon - Principal, Cover & Rossiter, PA Mary McDermott - Pension Administrator, Treasurer's Office, City of Wilmington Henry Supinski - City Treasurer, City of Wilmington Fire Department Willie Patrick (Chair) - Chief, Wilmington Fire Department (retired) Mary Jude Andreoli - Wilmington Fire Department (retired) Paul Ford, Sr. - Wilmington Fire Department (retired) Dennis Godek - President, New Castle County Fire Demetrio Junior Ortega - former Wilmington City Council Member Deb Wirt - Executive Director, St. Anthony's Community Center Human Resources Albert Carter (Chair) - Deputy State Personnel Director (retired) Sylvia Banks - Government Affairs, DuPont (retired) Greg Chambers - Diversity Manager, Delaware River and Bay Authority Alicia Clark - Owner, Social Solutions LLC Matt Fallis - Director of Personnel, Appoquinimink School District Joe Hickey - State Human Resources Department (retired) Rev. Dr. Clifford Johnson - Pastor, Nehemiah Gateway Sam Latham - former President, AFL-CIO License & Inspection Don Gouge (Chair) - Attorney/Owner, Donald L. Gouge, Jr. LLC Beverly Bell - Community Representative Larry Carson - Owner/President, Carson Management Consulting Co., former City Deputy L&I Commissioner Jaehn Dennis - President, Vandever Avenue Civic Association, President, 3rd District Neighborhood Planning Council Paul Ignudo, Jr. - Estimator, EDiS, former Wilmington City Council Member Scott Johnson - Partner, McConnell Johnson Buck Simpers - Principal, Buck Simpers Architect & Associates Law Sara Toner (Chair) – Attorney/Partner, Richards, Layton and Finger Samantha Balick - Attorney, former Chairperson, Wilmington Zoning Board of Adjustment Don Bowman - Attorney, Young, Conway, Stargatt and Taylor Tom Carney - Attorney, Morris James LLP Tabatha Castro - Attorney/Owner, The Castro Firm, Inc. Linda Gray - former State Magistrate and current President, Brandywine Hills Community Association Mark Purpura - Attorney/Director, Richards, Layton and Finger Parks & Recreation Logan Herring (Chair) - Executive Director, Kingswood Community Center Ray Bivens - Director, Division of Parks, State of Delaware Carlos DiPres - Educator, Cooperative Extension Service, University of Delaware Janet Grayson - Community Representative John Kwiatkowski - President, Browntown Civic Association Andrew McKnight - Executive Director, Challenge Program Al Mills - Group and Family Therapist, PSI, Inc. Jea Street - New Castle County Council Member Barbara Washam - President, Upper Eastside Neighborhood Association John Wellons - Chief of Staff, Boys & Girls Clubs of Delaware Police Cassandra Marshall (Chair) - President, Quaker Hill Civic Association Darryl Chambers - Research Associate, University of Delaware Walt Ferris – Master Sergeant, Wilmington Police Department (retired) Kathleen Jennings - Attorney General’s Office Bruce Mulrine - Lieutenant, Wilmington Police Department (retired) Brendan O’Neill - Public Defender, State of Delaware Patrick Ogden - Chief of Police, University of Delaware Marie Reed - President, Southbridge Civic Association Lew Schiliro - Homeland Security Secretary, State of Delaware (retired) J. "Corey" Staats – Master Sergeant, Wilmington Police Department (retired) Mike Szczerba - Chief, Wilmington Police Department (retired) Jim Wright - Inspector, Wilmington Police Department (retired) Public Works Colleen Arnold (Co-Chair) - Deputy Chief Operating Officer, Aqua America Butch Corrado (Co-Chair) - Owner, Corrado American Nancy Bergeron - Director, RK&K Engineers Khary Dewitt - Vice President, Treasury Controller, JP Morgan Chase Adele Meehan - President, Union Park Gardens Civic Association Collin O’Mara - President, National Wildlife Federation Jim Seif – Principal, Energy and Environment, Ridge Global Kash Srinivasan - Principal, Srinivasan Group, former City Public Works Commissioner Dave Swayze - Partner, Parkowski, Guerke Marvin Thomas - former President, Southbridge Civic Association Carol Ann Wicks - President, CDW Consulting Real Estate, Housing & Planning Daryl Graham (Chair) – Vice President, JP Morgan Chase Timothy Crawl-Bey - Executive Director, Inter-Neighborhood Foundation Doug Gerdts - Pastor/Head of Staff, First and Central Presbyterian Church Herb Inden - Principal Planner, State of Delaware Reverend Terrence Keeling - Pastor, Central Baptist Church Charles Madden - Executive Director, Achievement Center Steve Martin - Executive Director, Wilmington Housing Partnership Polly Weir - Director, Conference Services, University of Delaware and Chairperson, City Planning Commission

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