Mary Ellyn Gormley
Senior Deputy County Counsel, Alameda County
Mary Ellyn Gormley was born and raised in New York, and has been a California resident since 1981. She graduated with honors from U.C. Berkeley with a B.A. degree in English, and received her J.D. from Boalt Hall in 1991. Mary Ellyn’s legal practice has focused on employment and personnel law, and she is currently the General Counsel of the Alameda County Medical Center. A resident of Oakland and a proud graduate of California’s public schools, she is committed to expanding access to California’s exceptional schools to all qualified applicants. Mary Ellyn serves as legal counsel to K to College, and is also proud to be Executive Director Benito Delgado-Olson’s godmother.