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Jane Kim
Member of the
San Francisco Board of Supervisors
from District 6
In office
January 8, 2011 – January 8, 2019
Mayor Gavin Newsom
Ed Lee
London Breed
Preceded by Chris Daly
Succeeded by Matt Haney
Personal details
Jane Jungyon Kim

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New York City, New York, U.S.
Political party Democratic (2008–present)
Green (before 2008)
Residence San Francisco, California
Alma mater Stanford University
UC Berkeley School of Law
Occupation Civil rights attorney, politician
Profession Lawyer
Website janekim.org

Jane Jungyon Kim (born July 9, 1977) is an American civil rights attorney and politician. She is the first Korean American elected official in San Francisco. She represented San Francisco's District 6 on the Board of Supervisors between 2011 and 2019. She is currently a member of the San Francisco's Democratic County Central Committee and was the top vote getter in CA AD17.

In 2016, she ran for the 11th California State Senate District, but lost to Scott Wiener in the primary. She was a candidate for Mayor in the 2018 mayoral election, finishing third with 24.03% of the first-round vote.

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