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City of Mountain ViewCandidate for City Council

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Lisa Matichak

Councilmember, City of Mountain View
12,955 votes (12.61%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Help residents and small businesses recover from the pandemic
  • Safely provide a broad range of high-quality services to the community
  • Make policy, process, and system improvements to city operations, and have a structurally balanced budget



Profession:Technology Business Executive/City Councilmember
Consultant, Self-employed (2016–current)
City Councilmember, City of Mountain View — Elected position (2017–current)
Member, Santa Clara/Santa Cruz Counties Airport/Community Roundtable — Appointed position (2019–current)
Board member, Bay Area Water Supply & Conservation Agency — Appointed position (2019–current)
Commissioner, Santa Clara County Airport Land Use Commission — Appointed position (2018–current)
Sr. Director, Corporate Marketing, Bromium (2014–2016)
Commissioner, Environmental Planning Commission, City of Mountain View — Appointed position (2010–2016)
Director, Corporate Marketing, FireEye (2011–2014)
Director, Strategy, Operations & Campaigns, McAfee (2008–2011)


Anderson School at UCLA Master, Business Administration (1989)
California State University, Fullerton Bachelor, Business Administration (1979)

Community Activities

President (2008 - 2010, 2015), Vice President (2011 - 2014), Wagon Wheel Neighborhood Association (2008–2016)

Who supports this candidate?

Featured Endorsements

  • The Mercury News
  • Sierra Club
  • Mountain View Professional Firefighters

Organizations (9)

  • The Mercury News
  • Los Altos Town Crier
  • Sierra Club
  • Mountain View Professional Firefighters
  • Mountain View Chamber of Commerce
  • South Bay Labor Council
  • League of Conservation Voters - Santa Clara County
  • Livable Mountain View
  • Dean Democratic Club of Silicon Valley

Elected Officials (4)

  • Anna Eshoo, Congresswoman, 18th Congressional District
  • Jerry Hill, State Senator, 13th District
  • Marc Berman, State Assemblymember, 24th District
  • Joe Simitian, County Supervisor, Santa Clara County, District 5

Individuals (5)

  • Shari Emling, Martens-Carmelita neighborhood
  • Kathy Hall & Leslie Murdock, Sylvan Park neighborhood
  • Chris & Pam Lehner, Cuesta Park neighborhood
  • John McAlister, Mayor (former) and City Councilmember, Mountain View
  • Tingting Zhang, Cuesta Park neighborhood

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