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Sabina Zafar
Term Expires: 2022

7000 Bollinger Canyon Road
Cell Phone: (925) 272-9097

[email protected]


Sabina Zafar was inaugurated into office in December 2018 and is currently serving her first term as a Councilwoman. In November 2019, she was appointed as the Vice Mayor by a vote of the Council and Mayor. She is an accomplished technology leader, community volunteer, mentor and mother. Sabina is wholeheartedly committed to giving back to her city. She has dedicated her career and personal time to improving our community, empowering women & girls to pursue STEM careers, helping make San Ramon the center of technology and innovation in the Bay Area, and promises to ensure transparency and inclusion in our local government for all residents. In addition she is passionate about engaging our city's youth in civic service, she has promoted this initiative through her summer internship program.

Sabina holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Computer and Information Systems from the University of South Alabama. She is an Enterprise Architecture Leader at General Electric Digital in San Ramon, leading change and transformation through software in the Public Utilities industry.

Sabina was appointed to the City of San Ramon Valley Transportation Advisory Committee 2016/2017. She has served on the Board of Directors for San Ramon American Association of University Women and serves on the board of Bishop Ranch Intelligence Innovation Accelerator (BRIIA) as a mentor for early stage startups. She is a past board member of San Ramon Dougherty Valley Rotary Club, and a current Board member of Asian Pacific Islander American Public Affairs Tri-Valley Chapter. She also serves on the board of the League of California Cities, Eastbay Division.

She is affiliated with Women in Technology organizations promoting the growth of women in the field of technology. At General Electric (GE), she leads several initiatives for the Women’s network that encourage middle school and high school girls to pursue STEM careers. She also hosts Women in Technology events to build a community for Tri-Valley women who work in STEM.

Sabina has raised both her children in San Ramon and they attended SRVUSD from K -12. As a parent, she has volunteered actively with the school PTA and Girl Scouts of Northern California, she is widely recognized for her efforts to bring the community together and extensively volunteers with community projects. 

A proud resident of San Ramon, she is wholeheartedly committed to serving her city, and representing her community.  

Office hours by appointment:

Monday: 5:30 PM -7:30 PM
Saturday: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

To view Councilmember Zafar's 2022 City Council Liaison Appointments click here.