Council Member Diane Papan

First Term: Expires 12/2019
Took office in 2015
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(650) 522-7522 ext. 6265

Council Member Diane Papan grew up in San Mateo County and has lived in San Mateo for ten years. She was elected to the City Council in November 2015 and is serving her first term. She is an attorney specializing in commercial litigation. She is also the Director of John’s Closet, a non-profit benefitting school-aged children. She served as President of the Baywood Owners Improvement Association, Second-V.P. of San Mateo United Homeowners Association, and Chair of the Baywood School Site Council. She worked on the Downtown master plan and parking plan.

City Council Subcommittee Assignments

  • Civic Arts Committee
  • Library Board
  • Senior Citizens Commission
Council Member Diane Papan photo

External Agency Committee Assignments

  • City/County Association of Governments
  • Council of Cities - Vice Chair
  • Emergency Services Council
  • Peninsula Traffic Congestion Relief Alliance - alternate
  • Rail Improvement Subcommittee - alternate
  • San Mateo Union High School District Board - liaison
  • San Mateo-Foster City Elementary School Board - liaison
  • South Bayside Waste Management Authority - alternate