Governor Newsom announces appointments 8.17.22
Joe Capurro, 68, of San Jose, has been appointed to the Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board. Capurro has been an independent attorney since 2012. He was an attorney and managing partner at Capurro, Rocha & Schmidt from 1980 to 2012. Capurro is a member of the California Candidates’ Attorneys Association. He earned a Juris Doctor degree from Santa Clara University School of Law. This position requires Senate confirmation and the compensation is $170,463. Capurro is a Democrat.
Keely Bosler, 47, of Sacramento, has been appointed to the Central Valley Flood Protection Board. Bosler served as Director of the California Department of Finance from 2018 to 2022. She served as Cabinet Secretary in the Governor’s Office from 2016 to 2018, Chief Deputy Budget Director at the California Department of Finance from 2013 to 2016, and Chief of Staff from the California Department of Finance. State Senate Budget and Taxation Committee from 2010 to 2013. She served as Associate Director of Tax Services in the Budget Management Branch of the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation from 2009 to 2010 and a consultant for the California State Senate Budget and Tax Review Committee from 2004 to 2009. Bosler served as a budget and policy analyst at the California Office of the Legislative Analyst from 2000 to 2004. She received a Master of Science in Applied Economics from Cornell University. This position requires Senate confirmation and the compensation is $54,114. Bosler is registered without party preference.Rosa Gomez, 57, of Visalia, has been appointed to the 24th District Agricultural Association (Tulare Fair Board). Gomez has owned Forms Assist LLC since 2020. She was a receptionist at Park Visalia from 2021-2022. Gomez was an event coordinator at Hands in the Community in 2019, family literacy coach at Pro-Youth from 2015-2016 and a Corrections Officer with the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation from 1988 to 2006. She is a Fellow of the Tulare Kings Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Foundation. This position does not require Senate confirmation and there is no compensation. Gomez is a Democrat.