WARD 4 BOARD MEMBER
Resides in San Leandro
Term expires end of 2024
Ellen Corbett was elected to the Board of Directors in November 2016. She is the Board member representing Ward 4. Previously, she was the majority leader of the California State Senate, representing the 10th District. She was first elected to the state Senate in 2006 and reelected in 2010. Director Corbett was a member of the California State Assembly (1998 – 2004), a San Leandro City Council Member and Mayor of San Leandro. She has worked as an attorney, community college professor, and civic activist.
Director Corbett was born in Oakland and her hometown is San Leandro. She attended Chabot Community College and California State University, East Bay. She has a bachelor of science degree in political science from UC Davis and a law degree from the McGeorge School of Law at the University of the Pacific.
Current Ethics Certificate (170 KB) [PDF]
- Regional Parks in Ward 4 include: Martin Luther King Jr. Regional Shoreline, Oyster Bay Regional Shoreline, Robert W. Crown Memorial State Beach
- Cities in Ward 4 include: Alameda, Ashland, Castro Valley, Cherryland, Hayward, Oakland, San Leandro, San Lorenzo