Small Business Commission


Daly City's Small Business Commission, composed of small business owners within the City, is tasked with helping business owners and entrepreneurs navigate the challenges associated with creating, owning, and operating a small business within the City. In particular, the Small Business Commission works to create a fair playing-field for small businesses in Daly City's highly competitive market through the reduction of market entry barriers, information asymmetries, and barriers to access finance and capital.


  • 2nd Thursday of every other month (6 times a year)


  • Maybelle Manio, Commission Chair - Term expires  October 2024
  • Charles Hill, Commission Vice Chair - Term expires October 2024
  • Mariaqueta Cruz Carson, Commissioner - Term expires January 2025
  • Paloma B. Concordia, Commissioner - Term expires April 2022
  • Francis Espiritu, Commissioner - Term expires April 2022

Additional Information

Learn more about the Commission & Commission members

For information on this new commission, email Brandon Phipps.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to meetings. Minutes are available following approval.