1997 - London Breed

London Breed
London Breed (B.A., political science, ’97)

London Breed (B.A., political science, ’97) served five weeks as the acting mayor of San Francisco following the Dec. 12, 2017, death of Mayor Ed Lee from a heart attack. Breed, 43, the second woman and the first African American woman to serve in the position, is a candidate in a June special election to serve out the rest of Lee's term. Elected to the San Francisco Board of Supervisors in 2013, she has been its president since 2015.