City of Vernon California

Members' Bios

The City of Vernon Green Vernon Commission (GVC), formerly the Sustainable Development and Energy Efficiency Commission (SDEEC), regularly meets quarterly in March, June, September, and December on the third Wednesday at 3:30 p.m. in the Council Chamber located at Vernon City Hall.

Staff Contact Information:

Fredrick Agyin, Director
Vernon City Hall
4305 Santa Fe Avenue
Vernon, CA 90058
Phone: (323) 583-8811
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Hector Garcia, Chair

Hector Garcia is currently employed by Farmer John as their environmental engineer since 2008.

Jim A. Andreoli, Commissioner

Jim A. Andreoli is the Senior Vice President of Baker Commodities Inc., a rendering company in the City of Vernon.  Baker Commodities specializes in the recycling of animal bi-products, fats, oils and greases, and the pumping and processing of interceptor and trap materials.  He has 27 years' experience with the company, primarily in operations.

Jose Lizarraga, Commissioner

Jose Lizarraga has been employed in the City of Vernon for over 15 years and is currently the Engineering Manager for U.S. Growers Cold Storage, Inc.

Armando Espinoza, Commissioner

Armando S. Espinoza is a Union Representative for the United Food and Commercial Workers Union Local 770 (UFCW Local 770).  Mr. Espinoza represents several packinghouse plants in the City of Vernon.

Alan Franz, Commissioner

Bio coming soon...