Position: Legislative Aide to San Mateo County Supervisor Don Horsley
Hometown: San Mateo, CA
Elizabeth ‘Ellie’ Dallman has worked in local government for 5.5 years and is currently a Legislative Aide for San Mateo County Supervisor Don Horsley, in addition to being on a 1 year special assignment with the San Mateo County Parks Department. She represents the Supervisor in the oversight of several policy issues including farm labor housing, transportation, and community planning. For the Parks Department, Elizabeth is working on the dog recreation policies and other park renovation projects. Previously, Elizabeth worked with the San Mateo County Manager’s Office facilitating bilingual public engagement for the North Fair Oaks Community Plan implementation, including redesign of the main street commercial corridor, zoning updates, and public art.
Before joining San Mateo County, Elizabeth worked with Amigos de las Americas promoting youth leadership and community engagement throughout Latin America and served as a Research Assistant at San Diego State University Research Foundation for Public Health studies. She graduated from the University of California, San Diego with a bachelor’s degree in Urban Studies & Planning and a minor in Spanish Literature. She is fluent in Spanish and proficient in Portuguese.