Ward 7

Director Frank Mellon

Frank Mellon President
Term expires: December 31, 2018

Alameda County

Castro Valley, portions of San Leandro and Hayward, and communities of Cherryland and Fairview

Contra Costa County

Portion of San Ramon

Frank Mellon was elected to the Board in 1994 to represent Ward 7, which includes the areas of Castro Valley, communities of Cherryland and Fairview; portions of San Leandro and Hayward in Alameda County, and a portion of San Ramon in Contra Costa County. He was re-elected in 1998, 2002, 2006, 2010 and appointed in 2014. Mellon currently serves as EBMUD Board President. He previously served as vice-president from 2000-2002 prior to serving as president from 2003-2004. As an EBMUD Board member, he serves on the EBMUD Retirement Board,  as a Board member on the DSRSD/EBMUD Recycled Water Authority (DERWA) and on the Special District Association of Alameda County.

Mellon has a long history of community involvement. He is a former Scoutmaster, a former Cubmaster, and has been District Chair for the Tres Ranchos District of the San Francisco Bay Area Council as well as a Unit Commissioner. Additionally, he is on the Board of Directors of the San Francisco Bay Area Council of BSA. He is a volunteer Director for a retirement facility and is an experienced management trustee on Labor-Management trust funds.

Currently, he is a Human Resources and Labor Relations consultant to the public and private sectors. He has provided management training on high-quality employee relations and AB 1825 Sexual Harassment Training for managers. Frank has also taught classes on Employment Law, Safety Law and on Leave of Absences Laws.

A Navy veteran, Mellon graduated from the University of Hawaii with a BA in Management and from St. Mary's College in Moraga with a MBA. His children are products of the Castro Valley public school system. Director Mellon resides in Castro Valley.

Email: francis.mellon@ebmud.com