Genoveva Garcia Calloway, Mayor

A 20-year program manager with the Contra Costa County Mental Health Division in her professional life with experience as elected San Pablo City Clerk from 1998 to 2002, Genoveva Calloway’s extensive community involvement starts with her Council Committee work:

Elected: November 2002
Term Ends: November 2018

Council Committees:

Memberships: Association of Bay Area Governments; Sister City Committee; San Pablo Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors; San Pablo Oversight Board (City Representative); West County Mayors/Supervisors Association

Standing Committees: Community Services; Public Safety


  • Master degree in Social Work, U.C. Berkeley
  • B.A. Psychology, Mills College
  • A.A. Liberal Arts, Contra Costa College


  • Former San Pablo City Planning Commissioner
  • Old Town Special Projects Committee Chairperson


  • San Pablo/Manzanillo Sister City Committee
  • San Pablo Library "Stories To Go" Downer School Headstart
  • Program - Volunteer Reader
  • San Pablo Eagles Auxiliary
  • Contra Costa College Alumnae & Friends Assoc-Acting Chair
  • West County Concilio Latino - Co Chair
  • West County Music Society - Member
  • HOPE (Hispanas Organized for Political Equality)
  • San Pablo Chamber of Commerce - Member
  • San Pablo Rotary Club - Member

Past Memberships:

  • El Cerrito High School College Advisor Volunteer
  • El Cerrito High School Marching Band Parent Volunteer
  • El Cerrito High School Swim Team Parent Volunteer
  • Contra Costa County Aids Consortium
  • Familias Unidas Counseling Center - Co-Founder
  • CCC Mental Health Advisory Board
Bilingual - English and Spanish