Barbara Halliday is the Mayor of the City of Hayward, elected to the office by a plurality in November of 2018. Mayor Halliday served as a City Council member for 10 years prior to her election as Mayor.

 

Hayward City Hall
777 B Street
Hayward, CA 94541-5007
Email: Barbara.Halliday@hayward-ca.gov
Phone: (510) 583-4340 | Fax: (510) 583-3601
 

Education

  • Graduate work in journalism – University of Maryland – 1974-1975
  • B.A., American Studies – Mary Washington College of the University of Virginia – 1971

Occupation

  • Norcal Mutual Insurance Company – Claims Supervisor (Retired) – 1980 to 2008

Elected Office

  • Elected – Hayward City Council, 2004
  • Re-elected – Hayward City Council, 2008
  • Re-elected – Hayward City Council, 2012
  • Elected – Mayor, City of Hayward, 2014
  • Re-elected - Mayor, City of Hayward, 2018

Community Service

  • City of Hayward - Planning Commission, 1996-2004, Chair 2001-2002
  • City of Hayward - Citizens Advisory Commission, 1990-1996
  • City of Hayward - 92/880 Interchange Citizens Advisory Committee, 1991-2002
  • City of Hayward - Hayward Growth Management Task Force, 1992-1993