Hillary Ronen

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Hillary Ronen
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At Day Without a Woman, March 2017
Member of the
San Francisco Board of Supervisors
from District 9
Assumed office
January 9, 2017
Mayor Ed Lee
Preceded by David Campos
Personal details
Nationality American
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Francisco Ugarte
Children Maelle
Residence San Francisco, California
Alma mater University of California, San Diego (BA)
University of California, Berkeley (JD)
Occupation Politician
Profession Civil Rights Attorney
Website Board of Supervisors
District 9 website

Hillary Ronen is an American elected official in San Francisco, California. She serves as a member of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors representing Supervisorial District 9.[1]

District 9 includes the neighborhoods of Mission District, Bernal Heights, and the Portola.

Education and early career[edit]

Ronen received her B.A. from University of California, San Diego and her J.D. from University of California, Berkeley. After graduating, she moved to the Mission District where she joined La Raza Centro Legal.[2] She worked as an immigrant rights attorney.[3]

Political career[edit]

Ronen was a legislative aide to supervisor David Campos. She succeeded him on the San Francisco Board of Supervisors after winning election to the board in November 2016.[3] Ronen was sworn in as the supervisor for San Francisco District 9 on January 9, 2017.[4] Her election created a female majority on the board for the first time in 20 years.[5]

Personal life[edit]

Ronen is married to attorney Francisco Ugarte. They live in the Portola neighborhood with their daughter.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "District 9 | Board of Supervisors". sfbos.org. 
  2. ^ "Hillary's Story - Hillary Ronen for D9 Supervisor". Hillary Ronen for D9 Supervisor. 
  3. ^ a b Joe Rivano Barros (November 30, 2016). "In First Post-Election Interview, Hillary Ronen Talks Trump and SF Mission". Mission Local. Retrieved March 12, 2017. 
  4. ^ V. Alexandra de F. Szoenyi (January 29, 2017). "New District 9 Supervisor Hillary Ronen Talks Affordable Housing, Transit, More". Hoodline. Retrieved March 12, 2017. 
  5. ^ Heather Knight (January 6, 2017). "Women's rise to power in SF a glimmer of hope in politics". San Francisco Chronicle. Retrieved March 12, 2017. 
  6. ^ Heather Knight (October 24, 2016). "SF District 9 supervisor candidates pledge to listen to residents". San Francisco Chronicle. Retrieved March 12, 2017. 

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