Matt Francois was elected to the City Council in November of 2018. He is a 20 year resident of Walnut Creek, father of two school aged children, a community volunteer and a land use attorney. He served on the Planning Commission from 2007 - 2018, and on the Transportation Commission 2006-2007.
He graduated from U.C. Berkeley with a B.A. in History, and received his law degree from the University of San Francisco School of Law.