Matthew Quevedo currently works as the Director of Housing, Transportation and Community Engagement. In his role, Matthew works with the Directors of Housing and Transportation to shape decision-making related to transportation infrastructure and community development. Matthew also leads our Student Leaders Council which was created during the successful 2016 Measure B traffic relief campaign.
Before the Leadership Group, Matthew worked for many local campaigns such as the Santa Clara County Yes on Measure B campaign and led an effort as the Field Director for Mayor Liccardo’s Mayoral campaign. Beyond working on campaigns, Matthew was a part of the Human Rights Commission (Now Human Services Commission) of San Jose, worked for the Santa Clara Valley Water District and for the City of San Jose for former Vice Mayor Madison Nguyen.
Matthew holds a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from San Jose State University. He is currently studying for a Master’s in Urban and Regional Planning from San Jose State. Matthew with his wife A’Dreana, enjoy spending time with their young son James and exploring the many happenings of the South Bay.