Robyn Uptegraff

Special Advisor
Phone: 408-437-5400

Robyn has extensive public sector experience in land use planning and regulation, environmental analysis, redevelopment, economic development and community outreach, as well as strategic management, organizational development and team building. Robyn served the City of Santa Ana for 22 years, with increasing responsibility, ending as assistant city manager. During her tenure there, she provided leadership in economic development and redevelopment programs and ensured the alignment of the City’s development agencies. She also served as executive director of the Planning and Building Agency for 11 years. Robyn conceived and led implementation of Santa Ana’s Total Quality Management initiative which provided a platform for process improvement and team building throughout the organization. In addition to her public sector experience, Robyn served as senior vice president for Entitlement and Environmental Affairs for the nation’s largest privately-held real estate company. Her 11 years of experience in this capacity working with public agencies provides valuable insight about public sector operations.