Press Room

Statement of UC President Napolitano following death of San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee

University of California President Janet Napolitano issued the following statement today (Dec. 12):

Today the city of San Francisco lost an intrepid leader, a fierce civil rights advocate and a tireless public servant. I extend my deepest condolences to Mayor Lee’s family and friends during this trying time, as San Francisco mourns the death of its biggest champion. Mayor Lee will be sorely missed.