Board Members

The 11-member California Rehabilitation Oversight Board is chaired by the Inspector General. Membership and links to members' biographies, if available, are listed below:

  • Scott Kernan, Secretary, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation
  • Tom Torlakson, State Superintendent of Public Instruction, California Department of Education
    • Designee: Chris Nelson, Administrator, Adult Education Office, Career and College Transition Division
  • Eloy Ortiz Oakley, Chancellor, California Community Colleges
    • Designee: Dr. Jeff Mrizek, Dean, Effective Practices, Workforce and Economic Development Division
  • Jennifer Kent, Director, California Department of Health Care Services
    • Designee: Brenda Grealish, Assistant Deputy Director, Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Services
  • Pam Ahlin, Director, California Department of State Hospitals
  • Susan Turner, Professor, Department of Criminology, Law and Society, University of California, Irvine
  • Jennie Singer, Professor, California State University, Sacramento
  • Darren Thompson, Sheriff, San Benito County
  • Michael Daly, Chief, County of Marin Probation Department
  • William Arroyo, MD, Regional Medical Director, Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health