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Personnel Commission




The mission of the Personnel Commission is to attract, hire, retain and promote the best qualified classified personnel consistent with the principles of the Merit System; thereby continuing to enrich the quality of Hayward Unified School District’s programs and services.

Personnel commissioner recruitment 

The Hayward Unified School District invites applicants for a Personnel Commissioner.

Eligibility requirements:

  • Registered voter,
  • Resident within the territorial jurisdiction of the school district, and
  • Be a known adherent to the principle of the merit system.

The Personnel Commission meets regularly once a month and holds special meetings as needed. The appointment of Personnel Commissioner is for three (3) years. The term expires on December 1, 2023. Personnel Commissioners are paid $50 per meeting.

For more information, please view our Recruitment Brochure

If interested, please complete the Personnel Commission Application and attached a cover letter and resume. 


Diane Laine

                     Ms. Diane Laine, Chair                        Term Expires: 2022

Pat Hodges

             Ms. Patricia Hodges, Vice Chair            Term Expires: 2020

Andrea Peixoto

           Ms. Andrea Peixoto, Commissioner                                           Term Expires: 2021                                                              

Personnel Commission Office Contact Information


Fernando Yañez                                                                                           
Executive Director, Classified Human Resources &                             
Personnel Commission                                                                                   
Phone: 510-784-2697    


Kristy Colyer                                                                                               
Executive Assistant, Classified Human Resources & Personnel Commission               
Phone: 510-784-2697                                                                                         
Fax: 510-781-6241

Meetings and Agendas

Meeting Date Agenda Minutes Video
August 12, 2020 Agenda Minutes
September 16, 2020 Agenda Minutes Video
October 21, 2020 Agenda Minutes Zoom
November 17, 2020 Agenda   Zoom
December 2020      
January 2021      
February 2021      
March 2021      
April 2021      
May 2021      
June 2021