Meet Mike's Staff


Supervisor Mike Wasserman
Board President

Mike Wasserman headshot

70 West Hedding Street, 10th Floor
San Jose, CA 95110
Phone: 408-299-5010
Email: [email protected]

As the elected representative for Gilroy, San Martin, Morgan Hill, Los Gatos, Monte Sereno and parts of San Jose, I am here to serve you. Please visit my website often at and sign up for my monthly newsletter.

Supervisor Mike Wasserman
San Martin Office
80 Highland Avenue
San Martin, CA 95046
Phone: (408) 683-4115

Christine Stavem
Chief of Staff
Email: [email protected]

Christine Stavem

Christine Stavem joined the District 1 office in 2018. She has served as Communications Director and Public Safety Aide to Supervisor Ken Yeager, and previously served as Deputy Chief of Staff and Advisor to Supervisor Joe Simitian. Christine was also Chief of Staff to First Lady Maria Shriver, Office of Governor Schwarzenegger, and as Chief of Staff to the New Mexico Secretary of Public Education. Christine holds BA and MA degrees in Journalism from the University of Arizona.

Issue areas:  Public Safety and Justice, Legislative Issues, County Communications

Evelyn Lopez
Scheduler / Executive Assistant
Email: [email protected]

Evelyn Lopez

Evelyn has over 20 years of experience with the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors. She has served as the Scheduler and Executive Assistant for the District 1 office for 14 years and previously served in the same capacities for Santa Clara County Supervisors Dianne McKenna and Zoe Lofgren. Evelyn lives in San Jose.

Responsibilities:  Scheduling Requests, Appearance Requests, Office Administration

Stacey Greenwell
Board Aide
Email: [email protected]

Stacey Greenwell

Stacey joined the District 1 office in 2011 and has extensive office experience in both the public and private sectors. Most recently, Stacey worked as a Deputy Clerk in Assessment Appeals for the Santa Clara County Clerk of the Board. Stacey lives in San Jose.

Responsibilities: Public Inquiries, Office Assistance, Board and Commission Appointments, Resolutions and Commendations

Heather Wilson
Policy Aide
Email: [email protected]

Heather Wilson

Heather joined the office in 2015 and has more than 15 years of experience as a government analyst and education consultant for various private organizations and non-profits that support public agencies. She received her BA in Organizational Studies from Pitzer College, a Claremont College in 2003 and her Master of Public Administration degree from the University of New Mexico in 2010. Heather lives in San Jose.​

Issue areas:  Social Services, Children, Youth, Seniors, Health and Hospital System, Public Guardian, Public Health & Internship Program Manager

Francisco Villalobos
Policy Aide
Email: [email protected]

Francisco Villalobos

Francisco Villalobos joined the office in 2016 as an intern out of college and now holds the position of a Policy Aide. Being a San Jose native, he graduated from Archbishop Mitty High School and continued his education at San Jose State University where he obtained a BA in Political Science and a minor in Communication Studies. Francisco is proficient in Spanish and has experience serving the Hispanic community. Francisco lives in San Jose.

Issue areas:  Transportation, Fire Districts, Emergency Services,  Homeless Services, County District Libraries, Sanitation & Animal Control

Elizabeth Sanford
Policy Aide
Email: [email protected]

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Elizabeth joined the District 1 office in 2010. She received her Bachelor's degree from CSU Monterey Bay and her Master of Public Administration degree from San Jose State University. She served on the Gilroy Planning Commission and is a graduate of both Leadership San Jose and Leadership Gilroy.

Issue areas:  Assessor, Tax & Collections, Clerk-Recorder, Registrar of Voters, Newsletter & Outreach

Michael Franzino
Policy Aide
Email: m[email protected]

M. Franzino

Michael has worked for the Board of Supervisors for nearly 10 years; Joining District 1 in 2020 after serving in District 3. He graduated from UC Davis with an Electrical Engineering degree and spent nearly 30 years in software design and management roles for start-ups and large corporations before transitioning to public service. He also holds a teaching credential from San Jose State University. Michael has lived in Santa Clara County for most of his life and lives in Santa Clara with his wife Jan.

Issue areas:  Planning, Land Use, Agriculture, Measure A Projects & Affordable Housing


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