R_McKinnonRichard McKinnon is a Planning Commissioner of the City of Santa Monica and former Recreation and Parks Commissioner. 

Chair of Arboretum Santa Monica, he is a committed environmentalist who has been heavily involved in education issues and PTA at school and district levels.

As a strategic marketing consultant, Richard has worked extensively in both public and private sectors internationally.

Chair of Conrad Capital, he is particularly interested in how public policy creates new opportunity and success for all parts of the community.