Anil Comelo has more than 25 years of public sector management experience including roles as Administrative Services Officer, Director of Human Resources and Deputy City Manager. Mr. Comelo currently is the Interim Deputy City Manager for the City of Richmond, California, responsible for the departments of Finance, Information Technology, and Human Resources. Currently, he serves on the Cal-ICMA Talent Development Team. He also serves on the Board of the ICMA affiliate Intl. Network of Asian Public Administrators.
He is the recipient of numerous awards and recognitions, including the 2011 Award of Excellence by the Government Finance Officers Association for his work on implementing an innovative OPEB solution for the City of Beverly Hills. Mr. Comelo holds a Master’s in Public Administration in Organizational Change and Public Policy from California State University, East Bay, where he also earned his B.A. in Economics.