City of Seal Beach City Council

Meet the City Council Members

If you are interested in contacting a Council Member, please reference the information for each Council Member in the section below.

Joe Kalmick
Joe Kalmick - 2021, 2022 Mayor
District One (Old Town & Surfside Colony)
Office: (562) 431-2527 x1501
Alternate: (562) 397-4124
Term: 2019 to 2022
Mike Varipapa
Mike Varipapa - 2021, 2022 Mayor Pro Tem, 2018 Mayor
District Three (Hill, Coves, Bridgeport & Heron Pointe)
Office: (562) 431-2527 x1503
Alternate: (562) 431-8683
Term: 2018 to 2022
Thomas Moore
Thomas Moore - Council Member, 2019 Mayor
District Two (Leisure World, College Park West & Rossmoor Center)
Office: (562) 431-2527 x1502
Alternate: (949) 510-4994
Term: 2021 to 2024
Schelly Sustarsic
Schelly Sustarsic - Council Member, 2020 Mayor
District Four (College Park East & Town Center)
Office: (562) 431-2527 x1504
Alternate: (562) 431-3466
Term: 2021 to 2024
Sandra Massa-Lavitt

Sandra Massa-Lavitt - Council Member, 2016, 2017 Mayor
District Five (Leisure World)
Office: (562) 431-2527 x1505
Alternate: (714) 325-0292
Term: 2018 to 2022

City Government

City Council District Map
District 1 Map
District 2 Map
District 3 Map
District 4 Map
District 5 Map

The Seal Beach City Council is comprised of five council districts.  Each Council Member is elected by the voters of the District that they represent. Please use one of the maps below to determine which Council Member represents your interests in your home or business.

City Council Meetings

The City Council meets the second and fourth Monday of each month. Unless otherwise announced, the meetings are held in the City Council Chambers at 211 Eighth Street and typically begin at 5:00 p.m. with a study session or closed session meeting. The televised portion of the City Council meeting starts at approximately 7:00 p.m. and can be viewed on cable television on channel 3 or on the City’s website through the Agenda, Notices & Meeting Videos option through the Government menu option.

The Oral Communications/Public Comments portion of the meeting is towards the beginning of the meeting. During this time anyone may address the City Council on any issue for a maximum of five minutes.

The City Council meetings are rebroadcast on the City’s cable television station (cable channel 3) the following Sunday at 4:00 p.m. Videotaped copies of the meetings produced at SBTV-3 can be purchased for $15. For more information about purchasing a copy of a meeting, please visit the SBTV-3 website.