Hans Larsen is the Public Works Director in charge of the Public Works Department. Hans oversees the Engineering and Maintenance Services divisions.
Hans earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from San Jose State University. Prior to joining the City of Fremont in 2015 as the City Engineer and Assistant Director of the Public Works Department, he worked for the City of San Jose for 30 years in public works and transportation, and served as the Director of Transportation from 2009 to 2015. Hans has participated as a speaker at national conferences with the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE), was a member of the National Association of City Transportation Officials (NACTO), and has been a guest lecturer at San Jose State University and Stanford University.
Hans grew up in Hayward and is a life-long resident of the Bay Area.