Town / Gown Committee

The Town & Gown Committee is composed of representatives from the City of Valparaiso and Valparaiso University. The formation of this working group is based on an intentional collaboration to build creative partnerships, strengthen city-university relations and keep an engaged community.


City Representatives University Representatives
Mayor Matt Murphy President Jose Padilla
Mike Jessen Eric Johnson
Patrick Lyp Liz Wuerffel
George Douglas Rebekah Arevalo
Maggie Clifton Kelly Anthony