Michela Alioto-Pier

Michela Alioto-Pier DEMDemocrat

American politician

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Michela Alioto-PierDEMDemocrat American politician
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CAResidence (state)

Michela Alioto-Pier (born April 29, 1968) is an American politician and small business owner who served as a member of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors from 2004 to 2011. A Democrat, she represented District 2, encompassing the Marina and Pacific Heights neighborhoods. She previously served as a member of the San Francisco Port Commission. She was appointed to the Board of Supervisors by Gavin Newsom after he was elected mayor, in 2003. Newsom himself was initially appointed to this seat by former mayor Willie Brown. Alioto-Pier's paternal grandfather was former San Francisco mayor Joseph Alioto and her maternal grandfather was Michael J. Driscoll, Sr., a former San Francisco port commissioner and former San Francisco supervisor. She is the niece of Angela Alioto, former president of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors. She is the most recent member of the Alioto family to hold an elected political office in San Francisco.

Education3 - 3 of 1
University of California, Los Angeles
BA Anthropology
Past Positions1 - 4 of 4
Disability Constituency Coordinator
Clinton-Gore Campaign, Little Rock
Dianne Feinstein for Governor Campaign
Vice-President Al Gore's Domestic Policy Office
White House, 2 1/2 years
White House Transition Liason
Department of Health and Human Services
Other Experience1 - 3 of 3
Advisory Board
President's National Council on Disability
1984 - Current
Comm on Science & Technology, US-Japan Summit Conf on Disabilities
United States-Japan Summit Conferences on Disabilities