Michelle Chambers, 1 Councilmember

Councilwoman Michelle Chambers

Tairah Dash

Michelle Chambers was overwhelming elected with 67% of the votes casted as the Councilperson to represent District 1 in the City of Compton on June 4, 2019.

Since being sworn in, Michelle has approved contracts for street repair of more than 2.5 million, city lighting projects, illegal dumping, graffiti abatement and affordable housing developments, just to name a few. Committed to improving the employment rate in the City of Compton, Michelle is the moving force to assuring contractors hire residents with livable wages, including those returning from correctional facilities.

Michelle is in her 29th year of public service, currently the Communications/Public Affairs representative for LA County Assessor Jeffrey Prang. She is married to Todd Chambers, they have 3 sons; 2 grandchildren.

Councilwoman Chambers represents the City of Compton on the following board and committees: 

  • Southern California Association of Governments, including Transportation Committee
  • California Contracts Cities
  • Independent Cities Association
  • California Contract Cities Public Safety Committee,
  • 710 & 91 Freeways Commissions
  • Los Angeles County Sanitation Committee
  • Los Angeles County Solid Waste Management Committee / Integrated Waste Management Task Force
  • California League of Cities.