Fran Mancia, a Communication alumnus, and a current and longstanding member of the Communication Alumni Council, has been selected as a UC Regent.
Fran is the Director of Government Relations for Muniservices, LLC. and is responsible for overseeing company legislative, regulatory, and government relations activity throughout the country. With a focus on fiscal impacts to local districts, Fran monitors, analyzes and leads company lobbying efforts related to legislation, state mandates, and regulatory changes and policies that affect client revenue streams and special district tax allocation. Over the past twelve years, Fran has spent a significant portion of his time interacting with mayors and council members, members of the State Board of Equalization, county assessors and tax collectors, state legislators, and state agency directors. He recently completed a two year term as President of the League of California Cities’ Partner Program. Fran earned a B.A. in Communication from the University of California-Santa Barbara and an M.B.A. from the University of San Francisco.