Member, Board of Directors

Appointment Date: January 8, 2005

Term Ending January 7, 2011

(Representing the City and County of San Francisco)

Mailing Address:

Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District

P.O. Box 9000, Presidio Station, San Francisco, CA 94129

(415) 923-2223


District Committee Memberships:

  • Member, Governmental Affairs and Public Information Committee

Occupation/Professional Experience:

  • Member, San Francisco Board of Supervisors
  • Former Director, Mayor’s Office of Neighborhood Services, Former Mayor Willie L. Brown, Jr.
  • Former Senior Legislative Assistant, Former Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm (D-NY)
  • Former Chief Legislative Assistant, Former Congressman Julian C. Dixon (D-CA)
  • Former Federal Affairs Manager, Los Angeles County Transportation Commission
  • Former Legislative Aide, San Francisco Supervisor Susan Leal

Public Service:

  • Chair, San Francisco City Operations and Neighborhood Services Committee
  • Chairman, San Francisco County Transportation Authority (SFCTA)
  • Member, San Francisco Budget and Finance Committee
  • Member, San Francisco Joint City and School District Select Committee
  • Member, Local Agency Formation Commission (LAFCo)

Community Service:

  • Buena Vista Neighborhood Association
  • Cole Valley Improvement Association
  • Duboce Triangle Neighborhood Association
  • Eureka Valley Promotion Association
  • Friends of Noe Valley
  • Friends of Portola Park
  • Glen Park Association
  • Merchants of Upper Market and Castro
  • Mount Olympus Neighborhood Association
  • San Francisco Organizing Project

Awards/Special Recognition:

  • Denise DeBartolo York Award, Mission High School ASAP Program 2008
  • Community Builder Award, San Francisco Organizing Project (SFOP) 2008
  • Leadership Award, San Francisco AIDS Foundation 2008
  • 20th Anniversary of World AIDS Day Award, Shanti Project 2008
  • Leadership Award, Our Family Coalition 2009


  • B.A., Political Science, University of California at Berkeley