Mayor of San Mateo
Mayor Eric Rodriguez grew up in neighboring Belmont and has lived in San Mateo for over 20 years. He was first elected to serve on San Mateo’s City Council in November 2017. Eric previously served on San Mateo’s Planning Commission and as his neighborhood’s representative to the San Mateo United Homeowners Association (SMUHA). A list of his internal/external committee and liaison assignments can be found HERE.
Professionally, Eric is the CEO of a leading health information website that he co-founded. He received his M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business and his B.S degree from UC Berkeley. He currently serves on the board of directors of the Police Activities League (PAL) and the Rotary Club of San Mateo.
Outside of work, Eric enjoys spending time with his 9-year-old son, Tyler, and his wife, Shirley, coaching Tyler's various sports teams, hanging out in Central or Beresford Park, reading historical nonfiction, and describing himself in the 3rd person.