San Francisco Elects First Black Female Mayor, London Breed

Credit: Wochit
Published on June 15, 2018 - Duration: 00:43s

San Francisco Elects First Black Female Mayor, London Breed

San Francisco elected London Breed as its first Black female mayor on Wednesday, June 13.

London Breed is also only the second female mayor of San Francisco, Refinery29 reported.

43-year-old Breed was born in San Francisco, grew up in public housing, and was raised by her grandmother.

Breed received a master's degree in public administration from the University of San Francisco.

Before entering politics, she served as an executive director of the African American Art & Culture Complex.


Recent related news from verified sources

In a push to significantly boost housing production in San Francisco, Mayor London Breed appointed a new director of housing delivery to speed up project...
1 day ago • bizjournals

-- TAP Also Announces “Free Web-Based Messaging” Onboard -- SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TAP Air Portugal will fly five weekly nonstop...
1 day ago • GlobeNewswire

Authorities were investigating a suspicious package Monday afternoon in San Francisco’s Financial District, officials said. San Francisco police closed off the...
4 days ago • SFGate

An 8-year-old boy suffered life-threatening injuries last week after he was hit by a car in San Francisco’s Sunset District, authorities said Monday. The boy...
3 days ago • SFGate

You might like