James L. Lazarus

Jim Lazarus was the President of the Museum of the City of San Francisco prior to its merger with the San Francisco Historical Society, and has served on the San Francisco Museum and Historical Society's Board of Directors since the merger in 2002, most recently as president. Jim is an attorney and a fourth generation San Franciscan. He served as the Society's first Executive Director and continues as a member of the Board of Directors. A former Deputy City Attorney, Executive Deputy Mayor, and State Director to Senator Feinstein, Jim has served on the boards of numerous civic and charitable organizations.