Why We Choose Who We Choose on Election Day
May 27, 2020
Joe Simitian
Why We Choose Who We Choose on Election Day

Joe Simitian is Chair of Federal Affairs and Advocacy Task Force. He was elected to the Board of Supervisors in 2012 and was re-elected in June 2016. He currently serves as President of the board, Chair of the Health and Hospitals Committee and Vice Chair of the Housing, Land Use, Environment, and Transportation Committee.

Joe's public service over the years includes stints as a member of the California State Senate, the California State Assembly, Mayor of Palo Alto, President of the Palo Alto School Board, and an earlier term on the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors.

Joe brings to his work a wide-ranging perspective and background -- service at all levels of state and local government; hands-on experience in the private sector, as well as professional education and training particularly applicable to his work in public service.