Ethics Commission

The City of Boise Ethics Commission, the first of its kind in Idaho, issues advisory opinions, hears inquiries, and publishes findings and recommendations regarding potential violations of the city's Code of Ethics by city employees and elected officials. The commission consists of five volunteer members: two appointed by the City Council, two appointed by the Mayor, and one employee of the city who is nominated by the city's Wages and Benefits Team and appointed by the other four commission members. The commission works in consultation with the offices of the City Attorney and Human Resources, and meets on odd months, or when necessary.


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Chair Jodi Nafzger

Jodi is a faculty member and the Director of Experiential Learning and Career Services at Concordia University School of Law. She joined Concordia Law after serving as an Assistant City Attorney for nine years with the Boise City Attorney's Office. Jodi received her Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Juris Doctor from the University of Missouri-Columbia. Jodi was appointed to the Ethics Commission in 2013 by Council President Maryanne Jordan.


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Vice-Chair Tony Roark

Tony Roark is Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Boise State University. He has taught courses and conducted research on the subject of ethics. He is a graduate of the University of Idaho and earned his doctorate in philosophy at the University of Washington. Mr. Roark was appointed to the Ethics Commission by Mayor David Bieter in February 2005.


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Commissioner David Proctor

David Proctor is the retired public affairs and media coordinator for The Idaho Foodbank, where he created and wrote the organization's electronic newsletter, co-created the award-winning website and wrote the print newsletter. He has worked as a news reporter and editor, freelance writer, political consultant and is the author of three books. He holds a bachelor's degree in sociology and a master's degree in journalism and mass communications, both from the University of Utah.




Commissioner Huette Woerz

Huette Woerz is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Idaho. She is a member of the financial reporting team at Saint Alphonsus in Boise. Previously she served clients at the local firm of IVEY CPAs & Associates offering a variety of public accounting services. Huette received both her Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and Master of Science of Accounting - Taxation Emphasis from Boise State University. Huette was appointed to the Ethics Commission in 2015.


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Commissioner Catherine Chertudi

Ms. Chertudi is the Solid Waste Programs Manager in the Public Works Department. Prior to working at the City of Boise, Ms. Chertudi was employed by the state of Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, Environmental Division [now known as the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality] as administrator for seven years for the Water Bureau enforcing Idaho's water quality and drinking laws. Ms. Chertudi has also worked as a paralegal for the Idaho Attorney General's office. She holds a Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Health from Boise State University. She has also completed graduate courses in environmental management, business, and public administration at Boise State University and the University of Idaho.

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