Board of Directors
Representing: Ashland, Castro Valley, Cherryland, San Lorenzo and portions of Hayward and San Leandro
Term Expires: December 2018
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Telephone: (510) 891-7154
Fax: (510) 891-4705
Mark Williams was first elected to the AC Transit Board of Directors in November 2010 to represent Ward 4. In November 2014, he was re-elected to serve a second term. Mr. Williams is a life-long user of public transit and is particularly interested in addressing global warming, reducing dependence on fossil fuels, supporting the local economy, and the AC Transit Board’s “Buy America” policy.
In his role as a Director, Mr. Williams chairs the AC Transit Board External Affairs Committee and formerly served on the Bus Rapid Transit Policy Steering Committee. He currently serves on the City of San Leandro Redevelopment Successor Agency Oversight Board, The American Public Transportation Association Transit Board Members Committee and the Transit Board Members Legislative Subcommittee.
Prior to his election to the AC Transit Board of Directors, Mark Williams was appointed to serve as a member of the AC Transit Accessibility Advisory Committee and served as Vice Chair of the Committee in 2010.
Director Williams is the youngest official ever elected to the District’s Board of Directors and is an active member of the National Young Elected Officials Network.