Senator Wieckowski to hold Governor's Appointments Workshop

Governor Brown's Appointments Secretary will explain how to apply for state boards, commissions

September 23, 2016

FREMONT – Residents seeking to put their skills and experience to work on a local or state commission can learn how to access information on vacancies and apply for positions at an appointments workshop hosted by Senator Bob Wieckowski (D-Fremont) this Tuesday night at the Fremont Senior Center. 

“We have many smart and talented people in the 10th Senate District and this workshop will give them a clear understanding of how to apply for a gubernatorial appointment or a seat on a local board or commission,” said Wieckowski, who served on the Fremont Recreation and Planning Commissions before he became an elected official.  “Local appointees will share their experience applying and serving on state and local commissions.  It will be a great opportunity to hear first -hand how the process works and what people can expect.”

To RSVP, please contact Sen. Wieckowski’s District Office at 510-794-3900 or email


WHO:             Sen. Bob Wieckowski, Gov. Brown’s Appointment Secretary Mona Pasquil; Fremont Mayor Bill Harrison;  Henry Yin, CA Commission for Economic Development; Ishan Shah, CA Student Aid Commission; Reshma Karipineni, Fremont Planning Commission; Paddy Iyer, Fremont Human Relations Commission.

WHAT:          Sen. Bob Wieckowski’s Governor’s Appointments Workshop

WHERE:       Fremont Senior Center, 40086 Paseo Padre Parkway, Fremont, CA

WHEN:          6-8 p.m., Tuesday, September 27, 2016