The City of Goleta has an elected City Council which appoints a Mayor each December. The current Mayor and City Councilmembers are:

Jim Farr was appointed in lieu of election in 2012 and served as Mayor in December 2015. He can be contacted at jfarr@cityofgoleta.org or (805) 961-7539.

Tony Vallejo was appointed as a councilmember in 2014. He was elected as Mayor ProTempore in December 2015.  He can be contacted at tvallejo@cityofgoleta.org or at (805) 961-7537.

Roger S. Aceves was elected a councilmember in 2006, was appointed in lieu of election in 2014, and served as Mayor in 2009 and 2012. He can be contacted at raceves@cityofgoleta.org or at (805) 961-7538. 

Michael T. Bennett was elected to the Council in 2006, was appointed in lieu of election in 2014, and served as Mayor in 2008 and 2013. He can be contacted at mbennett@cityofgoleta.org or (805) 961-7535.

Paula Perotte was elected to the Council in 2010, appointed in lieu of election in 2012 and served as Mayor in December 2014. She can be contacted atpperotte@cityofgoleta.org or (805) 961-7536. 

Council meetings and agendas can be viewed here.