Mr. Nordhoff has over 26 years of local government experience in various leadership roles, including Administrative Services Director, Assistant City Manager and more recently as City Manager in San Rafael and Walnut Creek. During his tenures, he was responsible for a broad range of budget, financial management and long range fiscal planning functions. His experience includes strategic planning and economic development, plus serving on various regional JPA Boards. Prior to his local government service, he spent several years in the private sector as a Certified Public Accountant conducting municipal audits. As an active member of the League of California Cities, he is a former City Manager’s Department Officer, recipient of the prestigious John H. Nail award and has served on the Revenue and Taxation Policy Committee. He holds a Bachelor’s degree from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona in Accounting.