We are pleased to announce the appointment of Vin Smith as the Community Development Director for the City of Napa effective January 12, 2019. Vin moved to Napa in 1990 and began his employment with the City as a planner. In 1996 Vin left the City of Napa to work for the City of Petaluma. Vin’s development experience is unique in that he has worked for both the public and private sectors. He is highly regarded by his peers and associates in both sectors. Vin comes to the City after his most recent employment as the Planning and Building Manager for the County of Napa. Vin’s responsibilities will include overseeing the Planning, Housing, Code Enforcement, Building and Parking divisions of the Community Development Department.