Historical Commission

The Historical Commission is a seven member body, appointed by the Los Altos City Council, with four broad purposes and objectives:

  • Cooperates with other governmental agencies, civic groups, and the community on collection and preservation of documents, data, and other works of historical significance to Los Altos
  • Strives to identify, protect, and promote awareness of the city's heritage
  • Makes recommendations on historical site designations
  • Cooperates with the The Association of the Los Altos Historical Museum

The Commission meets on the fourth Monday of each month at 7:00 p.m. in the Community Meeting Chambers, Los Altos City Hall, 1 North San Antonio Road.

Name Term Term Expiration
Janis Ahmadjian-Baer, Chair 2nd September 2018
Nomi Trapnell, Vice Chair 1st September 2018
Frank Bishop 2nd September 2016
Walter Chapman 2nd September 2018
Margo Horn 1st September 2018
Denise Welsh 2nd September 2016
Vacant 1st September 2016
Sean Gallegos Staff Liaison