Sunnyvale Select New Human Resources Director

SUNNYVALE, Calif. – City Manager Kent Steffens announced today that Tina Murphy will be the City’s new Director of Human Resources. Ms. Murphy is currently the Human Resources Director for the City of Milpitas. She is scheduled to begin employment with Sunnyvale on May 21, 2018 with a starting annual salary of $234,504.

“Not only does Tina have extensive experience with Bay Area agencies, she’s a long-time resident of Sunnyvale,” says Steffens. “It’s always great to hire local talent and we’re delighted that she’s joining our leadership team.”

Ms. Murphy has approximately 20 years of experience in the public sector working for the California Public Utilities Commission and the City of Santa Clara prior to her role in Milpitas where she’s worked since October 2015. “Sunnyvale has been my home for 13 years,” says
Murphy. “I am really looking forward to getting to know the Sunnyvale staff and learning how the Human Resources Department can support the City.”

Ms. Murphy holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Georgia and a master’s in Industrial/Organizational Psychology from San Francisco State University. She is a member of the International Personnel Management Association, Society of Industrial/Organizational Psychology, and the International City Managers Association and holds a Senior Certified Human Resources Professional certification from IPMA-HR.

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