Larry Diskin Vice President of Human Resources

Larry joined Peninsula Family Service in July 2016. Raised–and still living–in San Mateo, Larry graduated from the University of California, Santa Barbara and earned elementary and secondary teaching credentials from Notre Dame de Namur University.

Larry has worked as an elementary school teacher and business manager with the Xerox Corporation, and has acquired nearly 30 years of experience as a Human Resources (HR) professional while working for Bay View Bank as a Vice President of HR, Peninsula Community Foundation as Director of HR, Second Harvest Food Bank as Vice President of HR, and as an independent consultant in the management development and HR field. He is certified as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) by the Society for Human Resource Management.

His experience in the nonprofit industry also includes tenures on several Boards, including Broadway By The Bay (for whom he also performed for over 30 years), Immaculate Heart of Mary School, The San Mateo Adult School, and Children’s International Summer Villages.

Larry has been married for 33 years and has two daughters.

“I am honored to be a part of the Peninsula Family Service family and look forward to every day that I can serve the staff of an organization that serves others so well.” -Larry Diskin