Council Member Mark Salinas

Council Member Mark Salinas was first elected to the Hayward City Council in 2010 and re-elected in 2016.

Hayward City Hall
777 B St.
Hayward, CA 94541
Phone: 510.583.4355
Fax: 510.583.3601

Weekly Office Hours

Thursdays 7:30AM to 9:00AM, Snappy's Cafe, 978 A Street, Hayward, CA 94541
Email Council Member Mark Salinas to make an appointment.


  • M.A., Educational Administration and Public Policy Studies, San Francisco State University, 1999
  • B.A., La Raza Studies, San Francisco State University, 1997


  • Community Resident Engagement Specialist, California State University, East Bay, Hayward Promise Neighborhood
  • History and Sociology Instructor, Chabot College
  • Executive Director, The Kids’ Breakfast Club

Elected Office

  • Hayward City Council, 2010-2014
  • Hayward City Council, 2016

Current Council Commission/Committee Assignments

  • Council Appointed Officer’s Committee
  • Council Budget and Finance Committee
  • Council Technology Application Committee
  • Library Commission

Current Intergovernmental Agency Assignments

  • League of California Cities East Bay Division – Alternate
  • Hayward Local Agencies Committee – Delegate

Community Service & Professional Involvement 

  • Advisory Board Member (Current) - Eden Area YMCA
  • Member (Current) - American Association of University Women (AAUW)
  • Lifetime Member - San Francisco State University Alumni Association
  • Inaugural Chair (Current) - Friends of Chabot College Foundation
  • Steering Committee Member - (Current) - The Kids' Breakfast Club \ Keep Hayward Clean and Green Task Force Glassbrook Neighborhood Team
  • Member - (Current) - Hayward Rotary
  • Founding Member - Latino Business Roundtable
  • Member - (Current) - Asian Business Alliance
  • Member - (Current)- The 100 Club
  • Member - (Current) - Chabot College Puente Project Mentor Advisory Board
  • Member - (Current) - Sun GalleryFounding Member - Hayward Area Recreation and Park District Roxanna "Rox" Salinas Dream Fund
  • Founding Member - Let's Do Lunch Hayward...and breakfast too Committee
  • Founding Member - Words for Lunch


  • Weekend barbecuer
  • Mountain bike explorer