By Governor. Contact: 916 445 4571.
Senate confirmation not required.
To Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development, as senior business development specialist: Poonum Rashmikant Patel, 28, San Jose, Democrat, senior permit assistance specialist there since 2015. Salary: $100,008.
To Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development, as sustainable freight project manager: Frank Ramirez, 64, Sacramento, Democrat, senior specialist there since 2015. Salary: $110,004.
To the California Secure Choice Retirement Savings Investment Board: Robert Purcell, 69, Sacramento, Democrat, former director in the Public Employee Dept. at the Laborers’ International Union of North America; Dora Westerlund, 46, Fresno, Republican, chief executive officer and founder at the Fresno Area Hispanic Foundation. No compensation.
Reappointed to the Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology and Hearing Aid Dispensers Board: Margaret Parker, 72, Santa Ana, Republican, interim associate dean at CSU Dominguez Hills. Compensation: $100 per diem.
Reappointed to the 21st District Agricultural Association, Big Fresno Fair Board of Directors: Larry Serpa, 65, Fresno, Republican, independent real estate broker in agricultural properties and a farmer since 2015. No compensation.