Welcome to City Hall Scoop

Hello and Welcome! Because there are so many great things happening in South Pasadena, I am starting this website to regularly update our residents, business owners and other stakeholders. This site will feature information and updates on City initiatives, development projects, community engagement opportunities and much more. If you would like to make a suggestion on topics that you would like me to address, I welcome your feedback! Please email me at cmoffice@southpasadenaca.gov.

Meet the City Manager

City Manager Stephanie DeWolfe (center), with Council members
Richard Schneider and Marina Khubesrian.

The South Pasadena City Council appointed Stephanie DeWolfe as the City Manager in August 2017.

Stephanie has nearly 30 years of experience in the field of municipal government, with a career spanning both city management and urban planning. Before joining South Pasadena, Stephanie was Deputy City Manager and Community Development Director for the City of West Hollywood.

She also held several executive positions with the City of Pasadena including Interim Assistant City Manager. Stephanie continues to serve Pasadena as a Planning Commissioner where she addresses planning and development issues from the other side of the dais.


Stephanie holds a bachelor’s degree in Urban Planning from Michigan State University, a master’s degree in Real Estate Development from the University of Southern California, and a professional certificate in Public Relations from UCLA. She is certified by the American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP), and is a member the American Planning Association and the Urban Land Institute.