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Meet Tim


Councilmember Tim McOsker

Councilmember Tim McOsker represents the Fifteenth Council District, or the “One Five,” which includes the communities of Harbor City, Harbor Gateway, San Pedro, Watts, and Wilmington.

Elected to the City Council in 2022, Tim is a lifelong San Pedro community member. He has a long history of serving the Harbor Area, and all of Los Angeles, in critical leadership roles over his three decades of experience in government. Previously, he served as Chief of Staff and Chief Deputy City Attorney for former Los Angeles Mayor James Hahn. 

Recently, Tim served as Chief Executive Officer of AltaSea, a non-profit advancing scientific discovery and collaboration in ocean sustainability and the blue economy, augmenting job creation at the Port of Los Angeles.

Tim is dedicated to fighting for his community to deliver good jobs, better wages, clean air and water, more affordable housing, effective solutions for homelessness, safe neighborhoods, transparency in local government, and a voice in City Hall. 

He serves as Chair of the Personnel, Audits & Hiring Committee, Vice Chair of the Energy & Environment Committee, Vice Chair of the Trade, Travel & Tourism Committee, and as a member of the Budget & Finance Committee.