City of Tustin
Mayor Pro Tem Dr. Allan Bernstein was elected to the City Council in 2012 and re-elected in 2016. He was elected by his colleagues as Mayor Pro Tem in 2015 and later elected as Mayor in December 2016. He was again elected at Mayor Pro Tem in December 2018. Dr. Bernstein has been appointed to represent the City of Tustin on the Newport Bay Watershed Executive Committee, the Orange County Sanitation District and the Water Advisory Committee of Orange County. The City Selection Committee appointed Dr. Bernstein to the OC Local Agency Formation Commission (LAFCO) as an alternate in July 2014 and then as a City Seat member in January 2015. For the Association of California Cities – Orange County (ACC-OC), Dr. Bernstein serves on the Legislative & Regulatory and Water Committees. He also served on the Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District from 2012-2016, serving as President of the Board in 2016. Mayor Pro Tem Bernstein was invited to serve on the board of the Southern California Water Committee in 2017. Dr. Bernstein is Vice-Chair of the Environmental Quality Policy Committee within the League of California Cities as well as a Director on the League’s Board.