San Mateo City Council is a non-partisan elected office that represents our entire community. Voters of all parties and affiliations, current and former elected and appointed officials, community leaders, local businesses, neighbors, and friends are showing their belief in Lisa by endorsing her candidacy.

Please join them and elect a proven leader who will be an independent and accountable voice of all of our neighborhoods and local businesses.  Lisa will listen and bring people together to build a stronger San Mateo.  Lisa Diaz Nash for San Mateo City Council! 


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Elected Officials

Anna Eshoo, Member of Congress (CA-18), U.S. House of Representatives

David J. Canepa, San Mateo County Supervisor, District 5

Maureen Freschet, Former Mayor, City of San Mateo

Tom Huening, Former Member, San Mateo County Board of Supervisors & San Mateo County Community College Board of Trustees; former San Mateo County Controller

Donna Colson, Former Mayor and Council Member, City of Burlingame

Ann O'Brien Keighran, Vice Mayor, City of Burlingame

Sanjay Ravi Gehani, Vice Mayor, Foster City

Richa Awasthi, Council Member, Foster City

Laura Parmer-Lohan, Vice Mayor, City of San Carlos

Shelly Masur, Vice Mayor, City of Redwood City

Rick DeGolia, Mayor, Town of Atherton; Vice Chair, Peninsula Clean Energy 


Chelsea Bonini, Past Board President, San Mateo-Foster City School District; Beresford Hillsdale Neighbor

Anne Campbell, Former Superintendent, San Mateo County Office of Education; Past President, Rotary Club of San Mateo

Neil Kaufman, Chair, Vote Yes on Measure L Campaign

Carroll Rodriguez; Speech Pathologist, San Mateo-Foster City School District, Beresford Hillsdale Neighbor

Boards and Commissions

Gordon Linton, Former Administrator, Federal Transit Administration, US Dept. of Transportation

Ellen Mallory, Chair, San Mateo Planning Commission

Dianne Whitaker, Former San Mateo Planning Commissioner & Chair; VP Home Association of North Central San Mateo (HANCSM)

Cliff Robbins, San Mateo Sustainability & Infrastructure Commission

Jay Kuhre, Former Member, San Mateo Sustainability Commission

Kathy Shields, Trustee & Past President, San Mateo Library Board; South Shoreview Neighbor

Donna Divodi, Director & Past President, San Mateo Neighborhood Watch Board; Parkside Neighbor

Joe Gershanek, Director, San Mateo Neighborhood Watch Board; Mariners Island Neighbor

Cindy Hui, Director, San Mateo Neighborhood Watch Board; Beresford Hillsdale Neighbor

Naomi Hsu, Member, San Mateo Measure S Oversight Committee; Vice President, Bay Meadows Neighborhood Alliance

Thomas Morgan, Member, San Mateo Measure S Oversight Committee & Treasurer, Arbor Rose Homeowners Association; Sunnybrae Neighbor

Robert Newsom, Member, San Mateo Personnel Board; Sunnybrae Neighbor

Emily Matthews, Chair, Burlingame Parks and Recreation and President, Rotary Club of Burlingame

Harini Krishnan, Vice-Chair, San Mateo County Arts Commission; CA State Director, South Asians for Biden

Community Leaders

Anna Kuhre, President Emerita, San Mateo United Homeowners Association (SMUHA)

Michael Nash, President, SMUHA; Vice President, Baywood Owners Improvement Association (BOIA)

Lisa Taner, Board Member, SMUHA; Past President, Beresford Hillsdale Homeowners Association

Kelly Moran, President, Bay Meadows Neighborhood Alliance

Richard Lenz, Former Vice President, Aragon Neighborhood Association

Mark Grieco, President, BOIA

Roger Oser, Vice President, BOIA

Roger Dewes, Treasurer, BOIA; Realtor, Coldwell Banker

Scott Long, Director, BOIA

Doug Goldberg, Director, BOIA

Tom Lease, Board Member, Beresford Hillsdale Homeowners Association

Michael Weinhauer, President, Central Neighborhood Association

Laurie Watanuki, Special Advisor & Board Member, Central Neighborhood Association

Steve Strauss, President, Fiesta Gardens Neighborhood Association

Rich Neve, Board Member, Fiesta Gardens Neighborhood Association

Chris Brousseau, Hayward Park Neighborhood Association

Marylou Cronin, Hayward Park Neighborhood Association

Joanne Bennett, San Mateo United Homeowners Association, North Central Representative

Cynthia Newton, President, North Shoreview Neighborhood Association; Past President, SMUHA

Virginia McIsaac, Director, San Mateo Park Neighborhood Association

Bob Kiss, President, Sugar Loaf Homeowners Association

Ligia Andrade Zuniga, Civil Rights Advocate

Andrew Byrnes, Past Chair, San Mateo County Democratic Central Committee

Community Activists

Mike Aydelott, Community Activist

Jill Nash, Member, Emerge California Board of Directors & GLAAD Board of Directors

Amy Pearl, Past Board Chair, Emerge America

Valerie McGinty, Founder & President, FundHer

Rita Bosworth, Founder, Sister District Project

Gabby Goldstein, Co-Founder, Sister District Project

Lyzz Schwegler, Co-Founder, Sister District Project

Lala Wu, Co-Founder, Sister District Project


Laura Bent, Chief Operating Officer, Samaritan House

Susan Cook, VP, Systems & Planning, ClimateWorks Foundation

Darren Kelley, Board Chair, San Mateo Police Activities League (PAL)

Karae Lisle, CEO, Vista Center For The Blind & Visually Impaired; The Village Neighbor

Caroline McNally, Board Chair, The Riekes Center for Human Enhancement; Trustee, St. Matthew's Episcopal Day School; Senior Warden of the Vestry, Episcopal Church of St. Matthew

Faye Star, Former Director, Samaritan House and Past Director, Peninsula Beth El Temple Board

Joan Sherlock, President, Green Foothills Board of Directors

Lorena Collins, Associate Vice President, Leadership Development, LifeMoves

Ann Girard, Business Advisor and Board Member

Local Business

Marcie Arnesty, Borel Eye Doctors

Bruce Bean, Past President, Rotary Club of San Mateo; CEO, HIP Housing Affordable Ventures, Inc; Principal, Trafton Group

Dr. Amy Daniher, Sujansky & Daniher, MD's

Chris Eckert, Past President, Rotary Club of San Mateo & Realtor, Keller Williams Peninsula Estates

Manuela Fumasi & Francesco Zacarro, Vespucci Ristorante Italiano

Filippo Guarino, Fiero Caffe

Joseph & Julie Hanna, Jozef's Hair Salon

Betcy Jacob, Realtor, San Mateo Coldwell Banker

Bill Kenney, President, William F. Kenney, Inc.

Elizabeth & Chester Lew, Top Hat Cleaners

Rod Linhares, President-Elect, Rotary Club of San Mateo

Shanu Mathur, Safari Kid

Kim Pagnotti, My Trainer Kim

Maulik Pandit, Owner, The UPS Store San Mateo

Michelle Privitera, VP, Relationship Manager, Boston Private; San Mateo Heights Neighbor

Rica Ruiz, Founder/Realtor, Meraki Real Estate

Tony Villanueva, Past President, Rotary Club of San Mateo


Planned Parenthood Advocates Mar Monte

Dem Fems Silicon Valley


San Mateo County Association of Realtors

California Apartment Association

San Mateo County Stonewall Democrats

Peninsula Dog PAC


 San Mateo County 

 Stonewall Democrats




Joann Ames, Hayward Park

Nicole Aquino, Sunnybrae

Flo & Stephen Austin, 19th Avenue

Linda Segervall & Dom Baldini, Baywood

Jeffrey Ballard, Beresford Hillsdale

Peggy Berlese & David Goss, Baywood

Bishara Bahou, Laurie Meadows

Jules Barros, South Shoreview

Maria Boban, South Shoreview

Sue Boicourt, Central

Caroline & Louis Brownstone, Baywood

Mary Chigos, Baywood

Mike Coughlin, San Mateo Heights

Ruthmary & John Cradler, San Mateo Park

Anna Cwirko-Godycki, South Shoreview

Sam & Reeta Dabai, Los Prados

Cheryl Dean, Hayward Park Business Owner

Hugo De Hoyos, Parkside

Dora Diaz, Central

Eileen DiFranco, San Mateo Heights

Ronnie Eaton, Sunnybrae

Dawn and Karl Ehrlich, Foothill Terrace

Grace Elias, Westshore

Don Etzbach, San Mateo Park

Mark Frappier, San Mateo Park

Juliette Furlong, Parkside

Robin Gage, Sunnybrae

Martha & Jim Geller, San Mateo Park

Nancy Gogan, Twenty Fifth Avenue

Maureen Goldrath, Fiesta Gardens

Erika Gomez-Powell, Central

Megan Gosch, Hayward Park Resident and Business Owner

Catherine Grundmann, San Mateo Park; Co-Captain, Sister District CA Peninsula

Cindy Hui, Beresford Hillsdale

Suzanne Juptner, San Mateo Park

Laurie Kretchmar, Hayward Park

Sylvia Lopez, South Shoreview

Michael Love, North Shoreview

Fidel Loza, South Shoreview

Anita MacAssadu, South Shoreview

Joyce Mahaney, Los Prados

Lisa Maley, 25th Avenue

Ariel Margulis, Parkside

Oscar Martinez, South Shoreview

Josiah Mataele, Parkside

Paul & Piper McCann, Fiesta Gardens

Diana McDonough, North Central

Nadia McGrath, North Shoreview

Steve & Elaine McKay, Baywood

Lupe Mendoza, Shoreview

Ricardo Menendez, Central

Maxwell Miller, South Shoreview

Dennis Murphy, The Village

Julio Namudio, Hayward Park

Barb Niss, Sunnybrae & Concerned Citizens of San Mateo

Victoria O'Dell, Sunnybrae

Chuck Osborn, The Village

Kim Overton, Sunnybrae

Gina Pera, Beresford Hillsdale

Michelle Privitera, San Mateo Heights

Lucy Reckseit, The Village

Jeff Schlocker, College Heights

Linda Segervall Baldini, Baywood

Karen Sell, Baywood Knolls

Karen Sid, Fiesta Gardens

Victoria Silva, Parkside

Peter Sposito, Parkside

Thaila Sundaresan, Aragon

Marlene Tam, Beresford Hillsdale

Tom Thomson, Beresford Hillsdale

Maria Tinsay, Parkside

Sophia Tseng & Michael Feng, Baywood

Michele Updyke, South Shoreview

Mary Van Dyke, Laurelwood

Neil & Mary Ann Waldo, San Mateo Park

Ellen Wang, Beresford Hillsdale

Misao Winn, Baywood

Bonnie Zelter, Baywood Park

Stephanie Zheng, Baywood

Titles are for information purposes only. Endorsements are by the individuals.