Councilmember, City of Laguna Niguel
Director Laurie Davies was elected to the Laguna Niguel City Council in November of 2012 and currently serves as the City’s representative to the Orange County Division of the League of California Cities. She has served on the Board of the Transportation Corridor Agencies (TCA) and the Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG). Davies also serves as Co-Chair of the Laguna Niguel Military Support Committee and serves as Council Liaison to the City’s Traffic and Transportation Commission, and Youth Committee.
Prior to her election to the City Council, Director Davies served as a Commissioner on the City’s Traffic and Transportation Commission. She has been active in the community for many years and is a former Ambassador for the Laguna Niguel Chamber of Commerce. In 2012, she was named Lion of the Year by the Laguna Niguel Lion’s Club.
Director Davies was born and raised in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin. After graduation from high school, she moved to California where she attended the California State University, Long Beach and graduated with a degree in Radio/TV/Film and a minor in Communications.
In 1988, she began a successful career in the hotel management and restaurant industry where she met her husband Neil. She launched her own company, Five Star Weddings and Events, Inc. in 1999 and recently celebrated her 16th year in business.
As a member of the City Council, Director Davies has focused on the primary areas of transportation, public safety, parks and recreation, and promoting our business community. She is a strong proponent of local self-governance and is committed to protecting and restoring control to local cities.