Economic Development Policy Manager
Timothy Hou currently oversees economic development policy for Amazon in the state of Arizona. Before joining Amazon, Timothy served as the Deputy City Manager and Director of Community Development for the City of San Fernando, California. His earlier experience includes overseeing economic sustainability and managing the real estate portfolio for the City of Beverly Hills, California. In addition, Timothy served as the Energy Services Manager Burbank Water and Power (BWP), a municipal-owned electric and water service utility. Prior to his tenure at BWP, Timothy worked for the redevelopment agencies of Burbank and Long Beach, California.
Timothy received his MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, and received both a Bachelor of Science in Industrial and Labor Relations, and a Master of Public Administration from Cornell University. He is certified planner (AICP) and a board member of the American Planning Association Los Angeles Section. Timothy currently resides with his wife and two daughters in Los Angeles, California.