Councilmember Dr. Christina Hobbs has been a resident of Union City for 14 years as a single mother of two. She is a committed, results-driven business professional currently serving Union City as the Vice President of newly-created Union City Housing Authority Development, Inc. She is currently serving as a member of the Stakeholders Committee for the Union City Comprehensive Plan Update. Dr. Hobbs is the former Vice Chairperson of the Union City Housing Authority Board of Commissioners.
With over 14 years of experience, Dr. Hobbs enjoys working with entrepreneurs and business leaders to help them secure government contracts. She also works with prime construction firms to secure opportunities for subcontractors.
Dr. Hobbs is currently the Business Development Manager in the Office of Communications for the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia. She has been with the University System for 18 years. Her tenure in higher education includes working with Georgia Institute of Technology and the University of California, Los Angeles. Prior to that time she worked in healthcare, and international banking.
Dr. Hobbs holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the State University of New York at Buffalo, and a Doctor of Education (Ed.D) – Educational Leadership from Argosy University in Atlanta. She is a certified literacy volunteer, a certified Lean Six Sigma Green Belt, and working toward certification in financial literacy.