Chris Cate

Councilmember Chris Cate proudly represents the Sixth District of the City of San Diego which includes the neighborhoods of Clairemont Mesa, Kearny Mesa, Mira Mesa, Miramar, Park Village, and Sorrento Valley.

As Councilmember, Chris has been lauded for his solution-oriented approach to public safety, economic development, and the environment.

The community’s support has been steadfast and unwavering. Chris has received numerous awards and accolades, including Board Member of the Year (Asian Business Association), Taxpayer Champion of the Year (San Diego County Taxpayer Association), 40 Under 40 (Daily Transcript), 40 Under 40 (San Diego Metro), and the Filipino American Community Empower Luminary Award, to note a few.

Chris earned his bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the University of San Diego. During his time at USD, a high school friend and he started a successful small business that specialized in auto glass replacement and windshield repair.

During his free time, Chris enjoys playing basketball, spending time with his family, and trying new restaurants. Chris and his wife, Maria, live in Mira Mesa.

Chris can be reached at [email protected] or (619) 236-6616.

Chris Cate and Maria Cate, wife

Photo credit: Sal Giametta