Katy Tang

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Katy Tang
Member of the
San Francisco Board of Supervisors
from District 4
Assumed office
February 27, 2013
MayorLondon Breed
Preceded byCarmen Chu
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 serves 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 lost this title to London Breed after an election on January 8, 2015.[5]

Political career[edit]

Tang is not running for reelection to the Board of Supervisors.[6]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ http://www.epochtimes.com/b5/13/3/1/n3811576.htm
  2. ^ "Supervisor Tang - About | Board of Supervisors". sfbos.org. Retrieved 2016-11-16.
  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. ^ http://www.sfgate.com/politics/article/London-Breen-elected-president-of-S-F-Board-of-6002416.php
  6. ^ https://www.sfchronicle.com/bayarea/article/SF-Supervisor-Katy-Tang-says-she-s-not-running-12988668.php

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