Economic Development & Trade Commission

Regular Meetings

  • 4:30 p.m.
  • 2nd Monday of every month except July and December
  • City Hall Committee Conference Room
    455 E Calaveras Boulevard
    Milpitas, CA 95035

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

View Agendas and Minutes


Founded February 18, 2003, the Economic Development and Trade Commission (EDTC) advises the City Council on business issues, cultivates international trade relationships, and makes recommendations on the design, development, and implementation of economic development in Milpitas.

Membership Requirements

  • Seven commissioners and two alternate members are appointed to three-year terms.
  • Form 700 - Statement of Economic Interest is required to be filed by all members to reveal any conflict of interest.
  • All members and alternates shall be Milpitas residents, own a business or be currently employed with a business located within city limits.
  • Members of the Commission are most appropriate, but not limited to the following areas of expertise or interest:
    • Chamber of Commerce
    • Real Estate
    • Resident
    • Milpitas Unified School District / Education
    • Business
    • Technology and Trade


  1. Casey McNeil, Chair
    Term Expires: April 2026

  2. Chris Norwood, Vice Chair
    Term Expires: April 2025

  3. Lynne Rice, Commissioner
    Term Expires: April 2024

  4. Parkash Daryani, Commissioner
    Term Expires: April 2024

  5. Cheri Romero, Commissioner
    Term Expires: April 2024

  1. Victor San Vicente, Commissioner (Chamber of Commerce)
    Term Expires: April 2024

  2. Vacant, Commissioner (Hospitality)
    Term Expires: April 2024

  3. Conrad Schapira, Alternate No. 1
    Term Expires: April 2024

  4. Michael L. Nguyen, Alternate No. 2
    Term Expires: April 2026

  5. VACANT, Student Commissioner
    Term Expires: April 2024