Member, Board of Directors

Appointment Date: May 6, 2005

Previously Served:

President 2007-2008

July 10, 1987 – June 23, 1988

March 27, 1992 – January 5, 1996

January 10, 1997 – March 10, 2001

(Representing the City and County of San Francisco)

Term of Office: January 1, 2019 through January 1, 2021

Mailing Address:

2985 – 24th Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94132

(415) 923-2223

District Committee Memberships:

  • Vice Chair, Building and Operating Committee
  • Member, Finance-Auditing Committee
  • Member, Governmental Affairs and Public Information Committee
  • Member, Other Post-Employment Benefits (OPEB) Retirement Investment Trust Board

Occupation/Professional Experience:

  • Retired Business Manager, Plasterers’ and Shophands’ Local Union No. 66 1969-1992

Public Service:

  • Former Member, San Francisco Human Rights Commission 1985-1987
  • Former Member, San Francisco Recreation and Parks Commission
  • Former Advisor, California Air Pollution Control Board 1980-1992

Community Service:

  • President, American-Irish Alliance
  • Founding Co-Chairman, San Francisco-Cork City, Sister City Committee
  • Member, Olympic Club
  • Former Member, St. Mary’s Hospital in San Francisco Community Board

Awards/Special Recognition:

  • John F. Henning Institute Award in Recognition of Distinguished Service, “For the Dignity of Work and the Worker,” by Saint Mary’s College of CA, on October 5, 2013
  • John J. Moylan Day in San Rafael on March 16, 2008 declared by Mayor Albert J. Boro
  • John J. Moylan Day in San Francisco on March 16, 2008 declared by Mayor Gavin Newsom
  • Special Honors, American Ireland Fund Annual Dinner on March 10, 2000
  • John J. Moylan Day in San Francisco on August 14, 1993 declared by Mayor Frank Jordan
  • Certificate of Outstanding and Dedicated Service to the Trade Union Movement and the Irish Community, United States House of Representatives sponsored by Congressman Tom Lantos on August 14, 1992
  • Certificate of Exemplary Record Leadership and Community Service, California Senate sponsored by Senator Quentin L. Kopp on August 6, 1992
  • Certificate of Outstanding Union and Civic Leadership, California Assembly sponsored by Assemblyman John Burton on July 27, 1992
  • James Larkin Award for Outstanding Contemporary Irish Culture and Society, The Celtic Foundation in 1984
  • Certificate of Appreciation for Outstanding Service to the Community, Irish Israeli Italian Society on March 1984
  • Certificate of Honor, San Francisco Board of Supervisors sponsored by Supervisor Lee Dolson on December 13, 1982
  • Certificate of Appreciation, California Assembly sponsored by Assemblyman Peter Chacon on August 5, 1981


  • Veteran, United States Army, German Occupation Forces 1953-1955