Skip to Main Content Lisa Cisneros, Councilmember Councilmember Lisa Cisneros has been an attorney and program director of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Program at California Rural Legal Assistance Inc. since 2014. She was an associate at Lieff, Cabraser, Heimann & Bernstein LLP from 2012 to 2014 and served as a law clerk at the U.S. District Court, Northern District of California from 2010 to 2012. She is a member of the National Center for Lesbian Rights Board of Directors. Ms. Cisneros earned a Juris Doctor degree from the University of California, Berkeley School of Law. Appointed by Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr., Ms. Cisneros’ term expires January 1, 2021.