Meet Sheng Thao

City Councilmember. Council President Pro Tem. Single mom. Daughter of refugees. Bold, effective, ready to lead.

City Council President Pro Tem Sheng Thao is a barrier breaking Councilmember and one of our most creative, substantive, and effective leaders on housing, homelessness, and public safety. She’s known for her inspiring life story of perseverance and her unwavering commitment to standing up for those without a voice.

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