Board of Trustees

Ophelia Basgal

Housing Consultant & Visiting Scholar, UC Berkeley Terner Center for Housing Innovation

Oakland, California

Education

BA, Arizona State University, 1971, Sociology
MSW, University of California, Berkeley, 1973, Social Welfare Administration

Professional Work

Housing Consultant & Visiting Scholar, UC Berkeley Terner Center for Housing Innovation, 2016–Present
Regional Administrator, Region IX (Pacific/Hawaii), Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), 2010–2016
Vice President, Community Relations, Pacific Gas & Electric Company (PG&E), 2005–2010
Executive Director, Housing Authorities of Alameda County and Dublin, California, 1978–2005
Chief Management Analyst, Oakland Housing Authority, 1973–1978

Volunteer Activities

Board Member, San Francisco Foundation, 2013–Present
Advisory Committee Member, Public Policy Institute of California, 2005–Present
Board Member, Alameda County Employees’ Retirement Association, 2004–Present
Former Commissioner, California Commission on Judicial Performance
Former Board Member, California Supreme Court Historical Society
Former Corporate Committee Vice Chair, Council on Foundations
Former Board Member, Oakland Museum of California
Former Board Member, Puente Project

Mills College Volunteer Activities

Trustee, Mills Board of Trustees, 2017–Present