Deputy Mayor Eric Rodriguez

First Term: Expires in 2022*
Took Office: 2017
Serving as Deputy Mayor: 2019
Phone: (650) 522-7522 ext. 6266
Deputy Mayor Eric Rodriguez was elected to serve his first term on San Mateo’s City Council in November 2017. He previously served on San Mateo’s Planning Commission and as his neighborhood’s representative to the San Mateo United Homeowners Association (SMUHA). Professionally, Eric is the Co-Founder and CEO of an educational media company located in Downtown San Mateo. He received his M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business and his B.S. from U.C. Berkeley. He is also a graduate of the City of San Mateo’s City Services Academy and the San Mateo Region Leadership Program. Eric resides in the Aragon neighborhood with his wife, Shirley, and his energetic 6-year-old son, Tyler.

*Current term was extended by one year as the City moves to even-year elections with the passage of Measure B in 2017.

External Assignments and Appointments

  • Grand Boulevard Task Force - (Alternate)
  • Housing Our People Effectively (HOPE) Interagency Council - Leadership Committee - (Alternate)
  • Peninsula Traffic Congestion Relief Alliance - - (Alternate)
  • San Francisco Airport Community Roundtable **
  • San Mateo - Foster City Elementary School Board and San Mateo Union High School District Board
  • San Mateo Chamber of Commerce & Downtown Merchants Association (DSMA)**
  • San Mateo County Council of Cities - (Alternate)
  • San Mateo County Economic Development Association (SAMCEDA)
  • South Bayside Waste Management Authority (SBWMA)** - (Alternate)

    ** Continuity Appointment - per Council Guidelines Ch. 11 section 5

Internal Assignments

  • City Council Audit and Budget Committee
  • City Council Legislative Committee
  • Citywide Event Taskforce
  • Civic Arts Committee (CAC)
  • Sustainability & Infrastructure Commission

    ** Continuity Appointment - per Council Guidelines Ch. 11 section 5
Deputy Mayor: Eric Rodriguez