City of Vallejo logoThe City of Vallejo is pleased to announce the appointment of Kristin Pollot, AICP, to the position of planning and development services director. Kristin’s first day with the City was June 17, 2024, and her appointment follows the retirement of former Director Christina Ratcliffe.

Kristin has over 20 years of experience working in local government, planning, and development services in various capacities. Her experience includes having worked for the City of Pittsburg as the planning manager; in the private sector for a residential home builder; and as a planning consultant for the City of Vallejo. She most recently served as the assistant director of community development with the City of Vacaville. She is familiar with the Vallejo community and brings a wealth of industry knowledge, collaborative leadership skills, and a passion for community development and public service.

Pollot says, “I am so excited to join this team of dedicated City employees and I can’t wait to roll up my sleeves and get to work in affecting some positive change for the community!”

“We are thrilled to welcome Kristin to the City,” said City Manager Andrew Murray. “Her deep experience, excellent skillset, and familiarity with Vallejo position her to help us achieve the City Council’s community development and economic development goals.”