Contact Us

2017 Board of Directors

The Board of Directors and Executive Staff are available to answer your questions about CALPELRA. Feel free to contact us with your ideas or concerns.

Board President
Anil Comelo

Deputy Administrative Officer
Santa Clara Valley Water District
3331 North First Street
San Jose, CA 95134
T: 408-630-2470

Board Vice President
Debora Boutté
Retired Human Resources Director/Consultant
113 Turnberry Way
Vallejo, CA 94591
T: 707-332-6984

Board Secretary
Micki Callahan
Human Resources Director
City & County of San Francisco
One South Van Ness Avenue, 4th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94103
T: 415-557-4845

Board Treasurer
Donna Vaillancourt

Human Resources Director
San Mateo County
455 County Center 5th Floor
Redwood City, CA 94063
T: 650-363-4132

Immediate Past President
Lori Walsh

Personnel Director
Placer County
145 Fulweiler Avenue, Suite 200
Auburn, CA 95603
T: 530-886-4676

Board Member
Ian Appleyard

Human Resources Director
City of Oakland
150 Frank Ogawa Plaza
Oakland, CA 94612
T: 510-238-6450

Board Member
Jennifer Curtis

Human Resources Director
City of Pasadena
100 N. Garfield Avenue
Pasadena, CA 91109
T: 626-744-4369

Board Member
Debra Gill

Director of Human Resources and Labor Relations
City of Pleasanton
PO Box 520
Pleasanton, CA 94566
T: 925-931-5006

Board Member
Thom Harpole

Human Resources Director
San Diego State University
5500 Campanile Drive
San Diego, CA 92182
T: 610-594-0469

Board Member
Brad Rankin

Deputy Director of Human Resources
County of San Diego
1600 Pacific Highway, Room 452
San Diego, CA 92101
T: 619-531-5160

Board Member
Sam Strafaci

Director, Labor & Employee Relations
University of California, Irvine
111 Theory Suite 200
Irvine, CA 92697
T: 949-824-4064

Executive Office

CALPELRA's day-to-day operations are managed by the Executive Staff. You can phone, e-mail, or mail us using the following information. If you're not sure where to start, please contact us here:

CALPELRA Executive Office
4900 Hopyard Road, Suite 375
Pleasanton, California 94588