December 9, 2020 •
Los Angeles Ethics Commission Appoints New Executive Director
The Ethics Commission on Tuesday announced the unanimous selection of David Tristan to serve as the next executive director.
Tristan succeeds Heather Holt, who was hired in 2006 and has served as the executive director since 2011.
His appointment will become effective January 18.
Per the Los Angeles City Charter, the Ethics Commission appoints and discharges its own executive director.
The term limit is 10 years.
Additionally, the executive director may not hold any other public office, be employed as a lobbyist and cannot participate or contribute to any city election campaign during their tenure.
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