longtime community activist, Stanley Lewis is active in the
political and health care communities. He is a former gubernatorial
appointee to the California State Board of Chiropractic Examiners.
He currently serves as a trustee of the San Diego Museum of
Photographic Arts and as an outside member of the program committee
of the Alliance Healthcare Foundation. Lewis is a former co-chair of
San Diego Pride, former vice president of the San Diego Democratic
Club, former president of
Dignity/San Diego, and a member of the Gay
and Lesbian Advisory Board to the San Diego Chief of Police.
Lewis has a decorated
political and social service career, having served as chief of staff
to former San Diego City
Councilmember Valerie Stallings during
her first term and as consultant to the Public Facility and
Recreation Committee (now PS&NS). He has also served as director of
HIV/AIDS Services for a federally-funded program that provides care
to San Diegans living with HIV/AIDS. More recently he served as
governmental affairs representative for the largest city employees’
Lewis completed his
bachelor’s degree in accounting and economics from Howard University
in Washington, D.C., and received his master’s degree in
international business from Bernard Baruch College, City University
of New York. He currently resides in Encanto with his spouse, Mossie.