Personnel Commission


Overview

The Personnel Commission is a nonpartisan public body responsible for the administration of the Merit System. It consists of three members appointed for three-year terms with the term of one member expiring each year. One commissioner is appointed by the Santa Barbara County Board of Education; another is appointed by the exclusive bargaining unit, CSEA; and the third commissioner is appointed by the other two members.

The Personnel Commission meets monthly, typically on the fourth Thursday of each month, at 12:30 p.m. in the Board Room at the Santa Barbara County Education Office, 4400 Cathedral Oaks Road, Santa Barbara. The meetings can also be viewed via video conference in the Board Room at the North County Office, 402 Farnel Road, Santa Maria. In the months of October, March, and June, meetings are held at the North County Office Board Room and can be viewed via video conference at the South County Office Board Room. All Personnel Commission meetings are open to the public.

Current commissioners are: Michael Ostini, appointed by the bargaining unit, CSEA; Gary Pickavet, appointed by the Santa Barbara County Board of Education; and Jennie Batiste, appointed by the other two members of the commission.

The commission employs staff to administer the Merit System. The staff members are responsible for conducting personnel management procedures for the classified service according to the commission’s rules. Current staff members are: Jane Jackson, Director of Human Resources, Tracie Cordero, Classified Human Resources Specialist and Teri Carter, Classified Human Resources Technician.

All Personnel Commission staff members are available to SBCEO classified staff if they have any questions concerning their employment.

 

Meeting Dates, Agendas, Minutes, Packets – Fiscal Year 2017-18

Meetings are typically held the fourth Thursday of each month starting at 12:30 p.m. at the Santa Barbara County Education Office Board Room and/or Cabinet Conference Room, located at 4400 Cathedral Oaks Road, Santa Barbara.

* The October, March, and June Personnel Commission meetings are typically held at the Santa Barbara County Education North Office Board Room, 402 Farnel Road, Santa Maria, starting at 12:30 p.m.

Meetings begin at 12:30 p.m. unless otherwise indicated.

DateAgendaPacketMinutes
Th-July 27, 2017 Agenda Packet
Th-Aug. 24
Th-Sept. 28
*Th-Oct. 26
Th-Nov. 16
Th-Dec. 14
Th-Jan. 25, 2018
Th-Feb. 22
*Th-Mar. 22
Th-Apr. 26
Th-May 24
*Th-June 28

Fiscal Year 2016-17

Date Agenda Packet Minutes
Th-July 28, 2016  Agenda Packet
Packet2
Minutes
Tu-Aug. 25  Agenda  Packet  Minutes
Th-Sept. 22  Agenda  Packet  Minutes
*Th-Oct. 27  Agenda  Packet  Minutes
Th-Nov. 17  Agenda  Packet  Minutes
Th-Dec. 15  Agenda  Packet  Minutes
Th-Jan. 19, 2017  Agenda  Packet  Minutes
Th-Feb. 16  Agenda  Packet  Minutes
*Th-Mar. 23  Agenda  Packet  Minutes
Th-Apr. 27  Agenda  Packet  Minutes
Th-May 25 Agenda Packet   Minutes
Th-June 15
Special meeting
Agenda  Minutes
*Th-June 22 Agenda  Packet  Minutes

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