Mayor's Office of Public Policy

The Policy Team advances key initiatives in support of the Mayor’s Office.

About the Mayor's Office of Public Policy

The work of the Mayor's policy team includes developing and implementing key Mayoral programs, advancing and responding to legislative proposals, and advocating on behalf of San Francisco at the state and federal levels.   


Contact us

Andres Power: Policy Director (

Sarah Owens: Manager of State and Federal Affairs (

Mayor's advisor on:

Land Use and Housing: Lisa Gluckstein (

Public Safety: Ivy Lee (

Police Alternatives: Katherine Chu (

Victim's Rights: Jacqueline Ortiz-Forman (

Homelessness: Amy Sawyer (

LGBTQ and Small Business: Victor Ruiz-Cornejo (

Health: Shalini Rana (

Transportation: Alex Sweet (

Youth and Education: Eileen Mariano (

Racial Equity: Chiamaka Ogwuegbu (

Environment: Vacant 

Administrative Support: Susanna Conine-Nakano (


Last updated September 27, 2022