Planning Staff Directory


Planning Staff:

Candida Neal, Planning Manager (714) 667-2728


For specific planning/zoning, process, submittal, or fee inquiries, please email PlanningDepartment@santa-ana.org or call the Planning counter at (714) 647-5804.


Jill Arabe, Senior Planner (714) 667-2707
Verny Carvajal, Principal Planner (714) 647-5899
Vince Fregoso, Principal Planner (714) 667-2713
  (714) 667-2735
Jerry Guevara, Assistant Planner I (714) 647-5481
Selena Kelaher, Associate Planner (714) 667-2740
Scott Kutner, Senior Community Planner for Neighborhood Initiatives (714) 667-2259
Margarita Macedonio, Senior Community Planner for Neighborhood Initiatives (714) 667-2288
Melanie McCann, Senior Planner (714) 667-2746
Ann Ni, Associate Planner (714) 667-2725
  (714) 647-5842
Ivan Orozco, Assistant Planner II (714) 667-2763
Ali Pezeshkpour, Senior Planner (714) 647-5882
Ricardo Soto, Associate Planner (714) 667-2793
Escarlet Mar, Planning Technician (Part-time) (714) 667-2708
Alyssa Ventura, Planning Technician (Part-time) (714) 667-2745

Support Staff:

Jocelyn Magalona, Senior Office Assistant (714) 667-2714
Narcee Perez, Senior Office Assistant

(714) 667-2260

Sarah Bernal, Planning Commission Secretary (714) 667-2732