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Council Member Michael Schumacher

City Council Member, 2014 - present

760-930-2050 (home)




Regional government

  • City/School Coordinating Committee Member
  • Encina Joint Powers Member
  • Encina Wastewater Authority Board of Directors 
  • EWA Policy and Finance Committee Past Chair and Current Member 
  • San Diego County Regional Airport Authority Board of Directors 
  • San Diego County Regional Airport Authority Executive Committee Member
  • San Diego County Regional Airport Authority CIPO Committee Member 
  • Buena Vista Lagoon Joint Powers Committee Past Member
  • SANDAG Shoreline Preservation Working Group Past Member 
  • SANDAG Borders Committee Past member 

Community involvement

  • Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce, alternate liaison and current member 
  • Carlsbad Planning Commission 2009-2014, Chairman 2011
  • Carlsbad Agricultural Conversion Mitigation Fee Ad Hoc Advisory Committee 2011-2014
  • Carlsbad Design Review Board 2006-2009
  • New Village Arts Theatre 2006-2011, Past Board Member, Past Vice President
  • Carlsbad Business Environment Committee, Past Co-Chair
  • Downtown Redevelopment Committee, Past Chair
  • North County Health Services, Advisory Board member
  • Carmel Valley Community Planning Board, Past Board Member
  • Bread of Life Rescue Mission Volunteer, Oceanside
  • YMCA coach
  • Rotary, Past Member
  • La Costa Meadows Elementary, Parent Volunteer

Professional organizations

  • Leadership North County 2016
  • Urban Land Institute (ULI), past member
  • International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), past member
  • National Association of Industrial Office Properties (NAIOP), past committee chair
  • Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA), past committee chair

Personal information

  • Masters of Science in Administration, Tax Increment Finance
  • Bachelor’s degree from North Dakota State University
  • California Department of Real Estate License
  • Holds Private Pilot License 
  • Married to Cate Schumacher, two children: Alex and Peri

Contact Information

Council Member Michael Schumacher
City of Carlsbad
1200 Carlsbad Village Drive
Carlsbad, CA 92008

760-930-2050 (home)