Perri MelnickThe City of Big Bear Lake has a new Councilmember!

City Council unanimously voted to appoint Perri Melnick at the special meeting on July 26, 2021 to fill the vacancy left by David Caretto.

Perri Melnick was one of five (5) candidates. Her appointment term will conclude when election results are certified in November 2022, at which point she may continue to serve on Council depending on the outcome of the election and whether or she chooses to run for the Councilmember seat. Perri will be sworn-in to office at the August 2, 2021 City Council meeting.

Perri Melnick is an attorney who specializes in corporate healthcare issues. In 2018, she was unanimously appointed to serve on the Bear Valley Healthcare District Board of Directors where her knowledge of the healthcare industry proven to be an asset to the board and the hospital as a whole.  She and her family moved to Big Bear full time in October 2018.

Please join all of us at the City in welcoming Councilmember Perri Melnick!