Board & Staff

Board & Staff

The RGB consists of nine members, all of whom are appointed by the Mayor. Two members are appointed to represent tenant interests. One of these serves a two-year term, and the other a three-year term. Two members are appointed to represent owner interests. Like the tenant members, one serves a two-year term, and the other a three-year term. Five members (including the chairperson) are appointed to represent the general public. One of these serves a two-year term, another a three-year term and two serve four-year terms. The chairperson serves at the pleasure of the Mayor. 

More information about the RGB members, as well a comprehensive history of the Board and other information, can be found in An Introduction to the Rent Guidelines Board and the Rent Stabilization System.

Board Members

Chair (Public Member)

Hon. Kathleen A. Roberts (Ret.)
Term length: Serves at pleasure of Mayor


Public Member

Hilary Botein
Term length: 2 years
Term ends 12/31/2018


Public Member

Rodrigo Camarena
Term length: 4 years
Term ends 12/31/2018


Public Member

Cecilia Joza
Term length: 4 years
Term ends 12/31/2014


Public Member

David Reiss
Term length: 3 years
Term ends 12/31/2019


Owner Member

Angela Pinsky
Term length: 3 years
Term ends 12/31/2019


Owner Member

J. Scott Walsh
Term length: 2 years
Term ends 12/31/2016


Tenant Member

Sheila Garcia
Term length: 2 years
Term ends 12/31/2014


Tenant Member

Leah Goodridge
Term length: 3 years
Term ends 12/31/2019


Staff Members

Executive Director

Andrew McLaughlin


Research Staff

Research Director

Brian Hoberman


Deputy Research Director

Danielle Burger


Administrative Staff

Office Manager

Charmaine Superville