Beth Rubenstein

Class of 2017

With a background in architecture, education and policy, Beth Rubenstein is a Legislative Aide to Supervisor John Avalos of District 11 in San Francisco. She works on the city budget, workforce development, children and youth policy, arts policy, and District 11 community development projects. She is the co-founder and was the long-time executive director of Youth Art Exchange, which offers programs in architecture, visual and performing arts, and leadership development to San Francisco public high school youth. She has taught at the high school and college level. Beth is a 2012 - 2017 Koshland Civic Unity Fellow for the Excelsior neighborhood of San Francisco, awarded by the San Francisco Foundation in recognition of being a “Bay Area grassroots risk taker” and for taking on “the most stubborn neighborhood problems as a personal challenge and [working] collaboratively to overcome them.”

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