Rod Gould

Senior Partner Emeritus
Phone: 408-437-5400

Rod’s career in public management spans 35 years. He served as city manager of Santa Monica, Poway, San Rafael, and Monrovia as well as assistant city manager of Walnut Creek. Prior to city management, he served as senior management consultant for the firm of Deloitte, Haskins and Sells and assistant director of operations for the Boston Housing Authority. Mr. Gould has held leadership positions with ICMA and the League of California Cities, City Managers Department. He currently serves on the boards of the Institute for Local Government, Davenport Institute for Public Engagement, and Civic Leadership and HdL Companies He has authored more than a dozen articles for professional magazines, teaches graduate school in public administration, and has been honored by professional and civic associations.