District 4 Commissioner Profile



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Josephine Cureton

Representing District 4: Central Sunset, Outer Sunset, Parkside, Outer Parkside, and Pine Lake Park​

Appointed by Supervisor Katy Tang


Transformative Justice Committee

Vice Chair 

Josephine Walker Cureton is currently in 11th grade at Lowell High School. In addition to representing District 4 on the Youth Commission, she is the Command Sergeant Major of her school’s JROTC program, Drill Sergeant of the Lowell Exhibition Drill Team, co-president of Business and Economics Club, a Student Ambassador at the Northern California World Affairs Council, and a CSF tutor. She is passionate about politics and social justice, specifically public health, encouraging youth civic engagement, and creating affordable housing. Fun facts about Josephine: She has traveled to 4 continents, can play the viola and wants to pursue a career in international politics.