Council Member Courtney Welch

Personal Information

I am an East Bay native, proud mother of two, and have lived in Emeryville since 2021. I am a community advocate, focusing on accessible affordable housing, economic equity, and racial justice.


College of Alameda

Hampton University


Director of Policy & Communication, Bay Area Community Land Trust

Community Service

  • Chair, Alameda County Housing and Community Development Advisory Committee
  • Member, Alameda County Commission on the Status of Women
  • Member, Children's Hospital Oakland Consumer Advisory Board
  • Member, UpTogether Builders

City Advisory Bodies Appointments

  • Community Services Committee
  • Housing Committee
  • Public Art Committee (City Council Liaison)
  • Public Safety Committee

Regional Bodies Appointments

  • Alameda County Mosquito Abatement District
  • Association of Bay Area Governments
  • ECCL Governance Committee
  • Emeryville / Oakland Joint Planning Authority
  • Housing Authority of the County of Alameda Housing Commission
  • League of California Cities


2021 - 2024

Council Member Courtney Welch

Courtney Welch
City Council Member

Phone: 510-596-4376 (VM)