Mayor, City of Cupertino
Darcy Paul is currently the Mayor of Cupertino as of Dec. 2017 – the first Native American Mayor of Cupertino. Mayor Paul, an attorney, dove into civic life almost immediately upon arrival in the city. He served eight years on the Parks and Recreation Commission before being elected to the City Council in 2014. He was the Cupertino Chamber of Commerce’s president at the time of his election and served on the Cupertino Historical Society Board. He ran for a council seat in 2009, but finished last in a seven-person field.