The Herndon Town Council consists of the Mayor and six councilmembers. The seven-member Town Council establishes Town government policy, acts on local resolutions and ordinances, sets tax rates, approves the annual Town budget, appoint members to the town's boards, and provides policy guidance for the Town Manager.
  • Town Council (click topics below to display)

    • Request Council Recognition

    • Duties of the Mayor

    • Council Meetings & Minutes

Member Biographies:

  • Biographies (click names below to display)

    • Mayor Lisa Merkel

    • Vice Mayor Sheila A. Olem

    • Councilmember Jennifer K. Baker

    • Councilmember Cesar del Aguila

    • Councilmember Pradip Dhakal

    • Councilmember Signe Friedrichs

    • Councilmember Bill McKenna

Town Council public hearings are webcast and are cablecast live on Herndon Community Television (HCTV).

Correspondence for the record should be sent to the Town Clerk's Office

Individual Councilmembers may be contacted at the email addresses listed on the right side of the page.