Kevin Mullin is an American politician currently serving in the California State Assembly. He is a Democrat representing the 22nd Assembly District, which encompasses most of the San Francisco Peninsula region.
|Speaker pro tempore of the California Assembly|
December 1, 2014
|Preceded by||Nora Campos|
|Member of the California State Assembly
from the 22nd district
December 3, 2012
|Preceded by||Jerry Hill (redistricted)|
|Born|| June 15, 1970
Daly City, California, U.S.
|Education||University of San Francisco (BA)
San Francisco State University (MPA)
Mullin attended public and Catholic elementary schools, graduated from Junipero Serra High School, received a bachelor's degree in Communications from the University of San Francisco, and a master's degree in public administration (M.P.A.) from San Francisco State University. Additionally, Mullin completed an executive leadership program at Harvard University's Kennedy School of Government.
He previously served as district director for then-State Senator Jackie Speier (now Congresswoman) and as political director for his father, former State Assemblymember Gene Mullin.
As an entrepreneur, Mullin created KM2 Communications—a multimedia production business in South San Francisco. He produced public affairs programming seen on local television and hosted various programs seen on Peninsula-TV Channel 26.
Mullin was elected to the South San Francisco City Council in 2007. In 2011, he served as mayor. Mullin also represented the cities of San Mateo County on the Metropolitan Transportation Commission.
During his first term as Assembly member, Mullin served as Assistant Speaker pro Tempore. On December 1, 2014, he was sworn in as Speaker pro-Tempore. In this role, he has presided regularly over Assembly floor sessions and continued as part of Speaker Anthony Rendon's leadership team. His legislative priorities will be to focus on a balanced budget with a healthy rainy day fund, election reform, clean energy and strengthening our innovation economy.
Mullin serves on the following committees: Budget, Budget Subcommittee #4 on State Administration, Business and Professions, Local Government, Revenue and Taxation, Elections and Redistricting and Housing and Community Development.
Mullin lives in South San Francisco with his wife, Jessica Stanfill Mullin, their twin sons Liam and Landon and their Kerry Beagle, Sunshine. He is the son of former Assemblymember Gene Mullin.
|California's 22nd State Assembly district election, 2014|
|Democratic||Kevin Mullin (incumbent)||42,575||71.0|
|Republican||Jonathan Emmanuel Madison||8,297||13.8|
|Democratic||Kevin Mullin (incumbent)||73,928||70.6|
|California's 22nd State Assembly district election, 2016|
|Democratic||Kevin Mullin (incumbent)||85,682||76.2|
|Democratic||Kevin Mullin (incumbent)||148,289||74.4|