The Bay Area Urban Areas Security Initiative

Mary Landers

Regional Grants Manager

Mary Landers is responsible for the development of regional policies, plans, and procedures for the Bay Area UASI program Grant Unit and coordinating the legislative and contractual elements of the UASI’s various grant programs totaling in excess of $153 million dollars. Under the direction of the Assistant General Manager, she acts as a liaison to the cities and counties to ensure compliance and is a point of contact to State and Federal grant representatives.

Ms. Landers, a San Francisco native, has 10 years of contractual and legislative experience with the City and County of San Francisco. Prior to joining the UASI Management Team, Ms. Landers managed Homeland Security Grant funds for the San Francisco Department of Emergency Management and served as a Legislative Aide to a member of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors. Before her service to the City and County of San Francisco, Ms. Landers had an 18-year career with the American Broadcasting Company (ABC-TV) in the Broadcast Operations Division, receiving an Emmy award for her work on the 1984 Olympic Games.