Katy Tang

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Katy Tang
Member of the
San Francisco Board of Supervisors
from District 4
In office
February 27, 2013 – January 8, 2019
MayorLondon Breed
Preceded byCarmen Chu
Succeeded byGordon Mar
President of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors
In office
December 1, 2014 – January 8, 2015
MayorEd Lee
Preceded byDavid Chiu
Succeeded byLondon Breed
Personal details
Political partyDemocratic
ResidenceSan Francisco, California
Alma materUniversity of California, Davis (BA)
University of San Francisco (JD)
WebsiteBoard of Supervisors District 4 website

Katy Tang (Chinese: 湯凱蒂; pinyin: Tāng Kǎidì) is an American elected official in San Francisco, California. She served as a member of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors representing Supervisorial District 4.

District 4 includes the neighborhoods of Central Sunset, Outer Sunset, Parkside, Outer Parkside, and Pine Lake Park.

Early life and education[edit]

Tang was born in New York to immigrant parents from Taiwan.[1] She grew up in the Sunset District, attended Lowell High School, and graduated from University of California, Davis with a double B.A. in 3 years. She is also a graduate of the University of San Francisco School of Law.[2]

Electoral history[edit]

Tang was appointed to the Board of Supervisors in February 2013 and then elected in two subsequent elections in November 2013 and November 2014.[3]

On November 18, 2014, the Board of Supervisors elected Tang to be the Interim President of the Board of Supervisors until the Board selected a President after the appointment of a new Supervisor for District 3 to replace outgoing Assembly member-elect David Chiu.[4] She was succeeded by London Breed after an election on January 8, 2015.[5]

Political career[edit]

On Tuesday June 12th, 2018 Katy Tang announced that she would not run for reelection for another term on the San Francisco Board of Supervisors and was succeeded by Gordon Mar.[6]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "朱嘉文、湯凱蒂宣誓就任舊金山估值官和議員 - 大紀元". Epochtimes.com. March 1, 2013. Retrieved December 26, 2018.
  2. ^ "Supervisor Tang - About | Board of Supervisors". Sfbos.org. Retrieved November 16, 2016.
  3. ^ "Katy Tang — District 4". SF Board of Supervisors. Retrieved November 12, 2014.
  4. ^ Marisa Lagos (November 18, 2014). "SF supervisors elect Katy Tang as interim president". San Francisco Chronicle.
  5. ^ Lagos, Marisa (January 9, 2015). "London Breed elected president of S.F. Board of Supervisors". SFGate.com. Retrieved December 26, 2018.
  6. ^ "SF Supervisor Katy Tang says she's not running for re-election in November". Sfchronicle.com. June 13, 2018. Retrieved December 26, 2018.

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