Staff Directory


Carlos Ortiz
Agricultural Commissioner
Sealer of Weights and Measures
Jolene Dessert
Assistant Agricultural Commissioner
Asst. Sealer of Weights and Measures

Pest Detection and Eradication

  • Margo SanchezDeputy Ag. Commissioner
  • Reyes TrivisoAg. Biologist IV
  • Laura ArellanoPlant Pathologist / Entomologist
  • Jose Luis EncaladaAg. Biologist III
  • Heriberto SanchezAg. Biologist III
  • Nicolas BergAg. Biologist III
  • Kelley JacksonAg. Biologist I
  • Germania MejiaAg. Biologist I
  • Robert JappAg. Assistant
  • Eduardo GonsalezAg. Assistant
  • Rene PeinadoAg. Assistant
  • Jaciel LainezAg. Assistant
  • John MolinaAg. Assistant

Pesticide Use Enforcement

  • Rachel GarewalDeputy Ag. Commissioner
  • Julian LopezAg. Biologist IV
  • Hiram RochaAg. Biologist III
  • Joseph AndreottiAg. Biologist III
  • Jeffrey LopezAg. Biologist III
  • Cynthia PazAg. Biologist II
  • Francisco RodriguezAg. Biologist II
  • Brenda SuarezAg. Biologist II
  • Lupe OrozcoOffice Technician
  • Sandy PeredaData Entry Operator

Weights and Measures/
Pest Exclusion and Quarantine

  • Nelson PerezDeputy Ag. Commissioner
  • Frank DuarteAg. Biologist III
  • Ramon OrtegaAg. Biologist III
  • Paul DeolAg. Biologist III
  • Baldev SinghAg. Biologist III
  • David ClaverieAg. Biologist III
  • Antonio VenegasAg. Biologist I

Special Projects


Front Office

  • Monica SheltonOffice Supervisor II
  • Maria LueraAccounting Technician
  • Samantha BogenholmAccount Clerk III
  • Adriana AnguisOffice Asst. III
  • Cesar MarronOffice Asst. II