Glenn Sylvester has resided in Daly for the past thirty-two (32) years. He is proud to have served the community for over forty-four (44) years and continues to do so currently as Mayor / CouncilMember.  He also serves on the Board of Directors and former chair of the Police Credit Union (, Treasurer of SF Operation Dream (, President of the San Francisco Veterans Police Officers Association, Sgt-arms of the FilAm Democratic Club of San Mateo County, former Director of the Filipino-American Chamber of Commerce of San Mateo County and former President of the Filipino American Law Enforcement Officers Association (

Glenn is originally from Brooklyn, New York, and made California his home in 1970 before moving to Daly City in 1988. He attended public schools in San Francisco and later joined the San Francisco Police Department in 1975 before retiring as a Sgt/Insp. of Police in March 2011. One of his major accomplishments was becoming a Master Instructor through POST (Peace Officer Standards of Training) in 1999, with a discipline in Computer Crime and Forensics. He has travelled throughout the state of California teaching law enforcement in the Identity Theft curriculum and Cyber Crime. He provides pro-bono training to teaching seniors and community groups in the area of Fraud, and online protection pro-bono.

Working and serving in a large city has reinforced the respect, sincerity, trust, and confidence for all people.

Glenn has been married for 46 years, and has four (4) children ranging in age from 26-44 years. All attended public schools in Daly City and now gainfully employed within public service in Law Enforcement and government fields.

In 2012, Glenn was appointed and asked to serve on Daly City’s Planning Commission before running for City Council in 2016.  Obtaining the highest votes Glenn was immediatly selected as MAYOR the first year. He remains genuine in his sincerity for others and considers his calling to keeping and
making the world a better place for all. 

Daly City is a remarkable place to live!

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Tel: 415-890-3107