Audit Committee

Audit Committee Public Member Vacancy

The City Council of the City of Palmdale is accepting applications for one (1) public member of the Audit Committee for a term to expire in July 2025.

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The Audit Committee facilitates communication between the City Council, management and auditors to promote financial transparency.


Meetings are held each year in spring and fall. They are held in the Council Chamber, 38300 Sierra Highway, Suite B.

Agendas & Minutes

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

View the most recent Agendas and Minutes

Public Attendance at Meetings

The Council Chamber is open for in-person public comment and seating.

Public Comments submitted will become part of the official meeting record.


Committee Members
EmailTerm Expires
Laura Bettencourt
ChairEmail Laura Bettencourt
Austin BishopVice ChairEmail Austin Bishop
Ronda PerezMemberEmail Ronda Perez
Janelle SamsonMemberEmail Janelle Samson

Christine Geary
July 2023

The Audit Committee is made up of two City Councilmembers, City Manager, Director of Finance and one member of the public. They serve a two-year term, do not receive compensation, and are not eligible for reimbursement.

Audit Committee members can be reached by calling Finance at 661-267-5440.