Accessibility and Website Information Skip Site Wide Navigation Skip to Content City Seal | HomeCity of San Diego | Home
Search City of San Diego

Pamela Ison

Chief of Policy

Photo of Pamela Ison

Born and raised in San Diego, Pamela is a graduate of Samuel F.B. Morse High School in southeastern San Diego. She completed her undergraduate studies at the University of California at Los Angeles with majors in economics and political science and a minor in anthropology. She is also a 2008 graduate of LEAD San Diego. Pamela previously served as Deputy Chief of Policy and Budget and Finance Committee Consultant to Council President Todd Gloria and Council Representative and Policy Advisor to Councilmember Toni Atkins. She has a background in finance and community development banking, having worked at the Port of San Diego and Bank of America, respectively.

On behalf of Councilmember Cole, Pamela oversees budget, finance and public policy matters before the City Council.

Pamela can be reached by email at pison@sandiego.gov