EXECUTIVE TEAM

Our executive staff are committed to services that support Californians with disabilities and are responsible for day-to-day operations.

 

joe xavier wearing a grey blazer over white collared shirt with matching striped tie
Joe Xavier
Director
andi mudryk wearing a navy coat over a bright red shirt with gold necklace
Andi Mudryk
Chief Deputy Director
 
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Ana Acton
Deputy Director
Independent Living and
Community Access Division
armel biscocho wearing a navy suit jacket over bluish grey buttoned collared shirt
Armel Biscocho
Deputy Director
Administrative Services Division
 
cindy chiu wearing a red blazer over a blue shirt with white collar
Cindy Chiu
Assistant Deputy Director
Vocational Rehabilitation
Policy & Resources Division
peter dawson wearing a grey suit over a blue pinstriped shirt with red tie
Peter Dawson
Deputy Director
Specialized Services Division
 
mark erlichman wearing a navy suit jacket over grey striped shirt with silver tie
Mark Erlichman
Deputy Director
Vocational Rehabilitation
Employment Division
elena gomez wearing a purple blazer over a black shirt
Elena Gomez
Acting Deputy Director
Vocational Rehabilitation
Policy & Resources Division
jessica grove wearing a green shirt with gold zipper and buttons
Jessica Grove
Assistant Deputy Director
Vocational Rehabilitation
Employment Division
jon kirkham wearing a light blue collared shirt with matching light blue paisley tie
Jon Kirkham
Deputy Director and CIO
Information Technology Services Division
david kwan wearing an orange shirt under a grey coat
David Kwan
Assistant Deputy Director
Administrative Services Division
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Lisa Niegel
Chief Counsel
Legal Affairs & Regulations
josefina ramirez notsinneh wearing a aqua blouse beneath a black blazer
Josefina Ramirez Notsinneh
Deputy Director
Legislation and Communications
michael thomas wearing a grey collared shirt with pink tie under a burgundy v-neck sweater
Michael Thomas
Assistant Deputy Director
Specialized Services Division