Rita Rogers — Councilmember
RRogers@cityofperris.org

Fast Facts

  • Elected: Elected Council 1999
  • Term Expires: November 2020
  • Employment: Retired as Inland Empire Division Director of the March of Dimes in 2012
  • Family: 2 adult children,  9 grandchildren,  2 great- grand-daughters
  • Special Note: Ms. Rogers is most importantly a willing vessel for God. She believes communities are changed through the partnerships between local government, school administrators, business, law enforcement and Church leaders.

 

  • Committee Appointments

    • Riverside Transit Agency (alternate)
    • Western Riverside Council of Governments
    • March Joint Powers Authority Commission
    • East-West Corridor Committee (alternate)
    • Riverside County Transportation Commission (alternate)
    • TUMF Zone Committee
  • City Committee Appointments

    • Ways & Means
    • Parks & Recreation
    • Senior Citizen Ad Hoc
  • Community Involvement

    • Organizer and Chair of the Perris Cops and Clergy Network
    • Chair of WRCOG Health Subcommittee
    • Member of Parkview Hospital African American Advisory Board
  • Achievements

    • Honored by the National Congress of Black Women
    • Grand Marshall of the Black History Parade
    • Published in 2000 Notable American Women
    • Honored by the National Association of Female Executives
    • Honored by Forbes Alliance
    • Honored by the Society for the Thinking Women
    • Honored by the Southern California Academic Center of Excellence on Youth Violence Prevention, UCR