Blog Entries by Diane Regas - President and CEO

As Michael Regan takes the helm at EPA, it’s an exciting time for talented young people to consider government service.

Through this tumultuous year, I’ve been making a practice to count my blessings. And the parks and trails here in the San Francisco Bay Area are near the top of my list.

A record number of Americans, estimated at nearly 160 million, went to the polls to make their voices heard. This past week's election, while at times exhausting, has left me inspired for the work ahead.

Our work to create great public spaces is rooted in a belief that every person deserves an equal say in the future of their community.

The killings of Ahmaud Arbery, George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and many other Black Americans has rightfully stirred grief and anger across our nation.