Regina

Birdsell

President & CEO

Regina brings to the Southern California Center for Nonprofit Management a wide range of diverse, entrepreneurial experiences and a reputation for leveraging public and private assets to achieve ambitious goals. For more than 25 years, Regina has been collaborating successfully with media, business, philanthropy, government, and nonprofit executives, creating strategic partnerships throughout California to address complex problems. She launched her unique career path at Eyewitness News in Los Angeles before serving as press secretary for California’s Attorney General. Regina built the division of public affairs at Children’s Hospital, ran the New Los Angeles Marketing Partnership with Mayor Riordan and 100 corporate leaders, and was appointed by the Governor to lead the Office of Ratepayer Advocates at the California Public Utilities Commission. The LA Business Journal recently named Regina “Most Admired CEO” for her role as advisor to hundreds of leaders across the region. Regina holds a B.A. and a Master of Social Work from the University of Southern California. 

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