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Penny Lilburn, Mayor

Penny Lilburn, Mayor

Penny Lilburn was first elected to the Highland City Council in January 2004, and re-elected in November 2008 and 2012. She served as Mayor from December 2007-2010 and Mayor Pro-tem from 2011-2013. Mayor Lilburn currently serves on the Board of Directors for Omintrans and is the current Chair for the Plans & Programs Committee as well as past Chairman of the Board. She also serves as an Alternate Board Member for SANBAG. Mayor Lilburn currently serves on the City of Highland's Public Safety sub-committee, the Orange County Property Task Force and currently serves on the Board of Directors for Valley Transportation Agency (VTRANS).

Penny is currently the Executive Director of the Highland Senior Center.

Prior to her position on the city Council, Penny served as President of the Highland Area Chamber of Commerce, served a two year term as President of the Highland Woman's Club, was honored as Citizen of the year for the Highland Area Chamber of Commerce, won the League of Woman Voters Citizen of Achievement award, and was Assemblyman Emmerson's Woman of Distinction and was named California's Woman of the Year in 2000.

In addition to her civic duties, Penny is a single mother of one daughter, Courtney, serves as a Board Member for St. Bernardines Medical Center Foundation is Past President and a founding member of the Highland Kiwanis Club, is a member of the VNA Hospice & Palliative Care of Southern California and continues to serve on boards for other local agencies.