Anne Solem was elected mayor for the 2006 term. She has served on the Mill Valley City Council since November, 1999, previously serving as Mayor from 2001-2002. A 37-year resident of Mill Valley, she has served on several city advisory committees and as board member and President of The Redwoods.
While serving as President of the Library Board of Trustees, Anne served a leadership role in expanding the city's library as chair of the Library Building Committee. She currently serves as Mill Valley's delegate to the League of California Cities. In addition, she serves as Chairman of Marin County Council of Mayors and Councilmembers Legislative Committee.