Regina Youngblood joined the City of Hayward on Jan. 3, 2022, as Assistant City Manager to oversee the City’s internal services functions, including Finance, Information Technology, and the Human Resources departments. In May of 2022 she was appointed as the Human Resources Interim Department Director.
Prior to joining the City of Hayward, Youngblood served as Director of Human Resources for the City of Durham, NC, and has more than 20 years of progressive leadership experience, including 20 years of budget development and control and 14 years of human resources management knowledge.
Prior to serving in Durham, Youngblood was Deputy Director for Operations and Chief Operating Officer for the District of Columbia Youth and Rehabilitative Services Department. Previously, she served as Deputy Chief of Human Resources for the District of Columbia Public Schools, and has held positions as a Budget Coordinator, Operations Executive, and Executive Director in Dallas, Texas.