The Merit Award Board consists of five members who are responsible for reviewing suggestions:
The Board members make their recommendations to the Director of CalHR through the Staff to the Board. Awards over $5,000 are submitted to the Legislature for subsequent approval.
Kimberly A. Malm, Division ChiefOperations Support Services DivisionPublic Employees Retirement System (PERS)
Eric Stern, Assistant Program Budget ManagerEmployee Compensation, Retirement Systems, and Information Technology Operations and ConsultingDepartment of Finance
Sara Sepulveda, Manager, Employee and Administrative Services UnitDepartment of Motor Vehicles
Lucinda Ward, Regional Vice PresidentVision Service Plan (VSP)Public Member