Advisory Committees

Risk Management Police Committee (RMPC)

The Risk Management Police Committee (RMPC), formerly known as the Risk Management Training Advisory Committee (RMTAC) is comprised of Police Department management representatives in decision-making and leadership roles and MPA Staff.  RMPC meets several times annually, with the goal of providing support to the needs of our Members’ police community in developing best practices and protocols for addressing risk management and safety and aiding in the mitigation of General Liability and Workers’ Compensation claims. The RMPC Committee is headed by MPA’s General Liabilities Manager Erwin Chang who can be contacted at (925) 482-0015 echang@mpa-nc.com.

Public Works & Safety Committee

MPA has partnered with Sedgwick which has experience in organizing and co-facilitating safety and risk management efforts with Joint Powers Authorities throughout the state of California. Together, MPA Staff, Sedgwick, and our Public Works and Safety Committee work to determine where best to focus efforts to support the public workers’ needs of our Member cities. The Public Works & Safety Committee holds three meetings per fiscal year. The Public Works & Safety Committee is led by MPA’s Workers Compensation Manager Barbara Esquivel who can be contacted at (925) 482-0010 besquivel@mpa-nc.com.

Wellness Committee

The Wellness Committee acts as the main representative that plans workplace wellness events for Member cities and communicate with MPA regarding the Wellness Program. The Wellness Committee is comprised of at least one employee from each of the Member cities that participate in MPA’s Wellness Program. These representatives act as the contact for the MPA’s Program Coordinator to coordinate with for various wellness services and events. Once a year, the Wellness Committee meets to discuss and brainstorm opportunities and goals that cater to mental and physical wellness. The Committee also consults with Members representatives to ensure that workplace wellness strategies and services meet the needs of their workforce. The Wellness Committee is directed by MPA’s Program Coordinator Victoria Thomas who can be contacted at (925) 482-0002 vthomas@mpa-nc.com.