SACRAMENTO, CA (STL.News) California Governor Gavin Newsom announced the following appointments:
Sara Murillo, 60, of Sacramento, has been appointed Deputy Director of Administration at the California Department of Consumer Affairs. Murillo has been Deputy Director of Administration at California Complete Count Census 2020 since 2018. She was a Chief Financial Planning and Business Services Fiscal Officer at the California Department of Toxic Substances Control from 2015 to 2018. Murillo was Chief of Administration for the Forensic Services Division at the California Department of State Hospitals from 2013 to 2015 and Chief of Accounting and Fiscal Systems at the California Department of Mental Health from 2007 to 2013. Murillo was an Accounting Manager at the Victim Compensation and Government Claims Board from 2003 to 2007. She was a Contract Officer at the California Department of Transportation from 2002 to 2003. Murillo was Business Services Manager at the California Department of Information and Technology from 2001 to 2002. She earned a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Phoenix. This position does not require Senate confirmation and the compensation is $138,600. Murillo is not registered to vote.
Suzanne M. Martindale, 39, of Oakland, has been appointed Senior Deputy Commissioner of Consumer Financial Protection at the California Department of Financial Protection and Innovation.