City Clerk

Elizabeth Pabon-Alvarado is currently the Assistant Controller at Macpherson’s Art, the largest distributor of arts and crafts in the U.S. headquartered in Emeryville. She has over 20 years of experience in the fields of accounting, payroll, and HR leadership. Ms. Pabon-Alvarado is a 26-year resident of San Pablo and is passionate about living a healthy lifestyle, and empowering others to do the same.
Ms. Pabon-Alvarado currently serves as Board Treasurer of the San Pablo Economic Development Corporation, and President of Eastgate HOA. She also served on the San Pablo Childhood Obesity Prevention Task Force which included coordinating the city sponsored youth 5k run and bilingual healthy cooking classes.
Ms. Pabon-Alvarado is a mother of three sons and a grandmother of eight and is married to David Alvarado, a former San Pablo Planning Commissioner and recently elected to the West County Wastewater Board of Directors in 2016.
Ms. Pabon-Alvarado is bilingual in English and Spanish and earned her BS at Eastern Nazarene College and MBA at Golden Gate University. In her spare time, she loves cooking, running competitively, swimming and yoga but says her greatest love is hanging out with her family.

The City Clerk is elected every fours years and reports directly to the City Council.  The legal duties and responsibilities of this office require that the City Clerk attend and record all council meetings.  The City Clerk's office is also responsible for:
  • Maintenance of all city records
  • Public Inquiries
  • City Council agendas
  • Custody of city seal
  • Administering oaths
  • Municipal elections
  • Maintaining Board and Committee Appointments
  • Maintaining the San Pablo Municipal Code
  • Administer Liability Claims

Public Meeting agendas and minutes archives are available for the City Council, Planning and Safety Commissions and the Beautification Board.

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Elected:  August 2017 
Term Ends:  November 2018