Campbell City Leaders
CAMPBELL MAYOR – Paul Resnikoff
Paul Resnikoff serves as Vice Mayor following his election by the Campbell City Council on December 12, 2016. Vice Mayor Resnikoff was elected to the Campbell City Council in November 2014. he previously served the City of Campbell as a Parks and Recreation Commissioner from February 2007 to September 2010, and as a Planning Commissioner from September 2010 to November 2014. During 2014, he served as Chairperson of the Planning Commission and was appointed to a second four-year term prior to his election to the City Council.
Paul has been an active participant and volunteer in the community for many years. He has founded three local non-profit corporations: Campbell Parks and Recreation Foundation, which supports local parks and recreation programs through fundraising and volunteer projects; Campbell Police Foundation, which raises funds in support of local law enforcement efforts; and Leadership Campbell, which identifies and trains future community leaders. Paul is also an active member of the Rotary Club of Campbell.
After a successful career in high technology, Paul established his small business in Campbell. As an Enrolled Agent, he specializes in tax preparation and representation, and small business consulting, with a particular interest in working with nonprofits.
Paul earned his B.A. in Biology at California State University, Northridge. He also holds an MBA with an emphasis in Marketing and Finance from the University of Arizona.
CITY MANAGER’S – Brian Loventhal
Appointed by the Mayor and City Council in December 2016, Brian Loventhal is Campbell’s City Manager. Prior to coming to Campbell, he served as the City Manager of nearby Monte Sereno for eighteen years.
Mr. Loventhal has extensive experience in community development and planning, budgeting, intergovernmental relations, strategic planning, and policy analysis.
Mr. Loventhal is a member of the California Bar Association and holds a Juris Doctorate Degree from Santa Clara University and a Bachelor of Arts in Urban and Regional Planning from the California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo. He is a member of many professional organizations including the International City/County Management Association; the City Managers Department, League of California Cities); the Two-County Next Generation Committee; and the Santa Clara County/City Managers’ Association.
An avid runner in his spare time, he is married to Nicole Loventhal and they have two children.