Government Affairs Round Table - TBD
Supervisor Wilma Chan
Alameda County Supervisor Wilma Chan represents District 3 which includes the cities of Alameda, San Leandro, parts of Oakland including Chinatown, Jack London, Fruitvale and San Antonio neighborhoods, and the unincorporated communities of San Lorenzo and Hayward Acres. She is currently Chair of the Health Committee and ALL IN, a multi-stakeholder initiative to end poverty in Alameda County.
From 2000-2006, Supervisor Chan served in the California State Assembly where she became the first woman and first Asian American to be Majority Leader. Prior to that, she served four years on the Oakland Board of Education (1990-94) and then became the first Asian American elected to the Alameda County Board of Supervisors (1994-2000).
Supervisor Chan holds a Bachelor’s degree from Wellesley College and a Master’s degree in Education Policy & Administration from Stanford University. She has two grown children and one grandchild.