Brian Colbert

Brian Colbert
Town of San Anselmo
Town Hall
525 San Anselmo Ave
San Anselmo, CA 94960
Phone: (415) 938-6852 
Email: Brian Colbert


Brian Colbert was sworn in as a San Anselmo Councilmember in 2017 and reelected in 2020.  He served as Mayor from 2020 to 2021.

He is credited with leading a successful project that created a new community park from a flood mitigation project and enhanced downtown business traffic. He focuses on creating a compelling vision for San Anselmo’s historic downtown and its economic vibrancy. Brian works hard to preserve and enhance our parks and open spaces, increasing pedestrian and bike safety, sustainability, and fire prevention.

Prior to serving on the San Anselmo Town Council, Brian served the residents of San Anselmo as the Chair of the San Anselmo Economic Development Committee and a member of the Memorial Park Master Plan - Community Advisory Board.

Through his seven-year tenure on the council, Brian worked hard to sustain the economy of San Anselmo and all the local economies of Marin County.  He is currently the Vice-President of the Marin County of Mayors and Councilmembers (MCCMC),  Co-Chair of the MCCMC Ad-hoc Economic Recovery Task Force, and a member of the steering committee for the Marin County Economic Vitality Strategic Plan.

Brian has worked on Wall Street and several tech start-ups. He currently directs an innovative concierge medical practice in San Francisco

He is Vice President of the Transportation Authority of Marin and he serves on the Board of Directors of Marin Transit. Raised in Connecticut, Brian attended Oberlin College, the University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy and the Law school at the University of Chicago He has lived in San Anselmo for the past nine years with his wife, Nihal, and their daughter