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Hernandez SB’s new public works director

Daniel Hernandez has taken over as San Bernardino’s public works director. Hernandez, who formerly had the same job in the City of Commerce, began his new position on May 16, according to a statement on the city’s website. “Daniel Hernandez has a proven track record of both leading effective Public …

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Johnson is AV’s top employee

Chris Johnson has been named Apple Valley’s employee of the quarter for the second quarter of 2022. Johnson is the town’s innovation and technology coordinator, responsible for overseeing wireless systems, recreation software, cashiering and phone systems, according to a statement on the town’s website. “Chris has played a vital role …

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Castellon joins Metrolink

Frank Castellon has been named Metrolink’s chief safety, security and  compliance officer. Castellon has spent more than 17 years working in transit and safety systems, including senior safety specialist with the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority and director of safety and security with the Tri-County Metropolitan Transportation District (TriMet) …

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Freeman joins San Bernardino

Nathan Freeman has been named San Bernardino’s director of community and economic development. Freeman began work May 16, according to a statement on the city’s website. “Nathan Freeman has extensive experience successfully negotiating major development agreements while at the same time creating opportunities for small businesses and startups,” said City …

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Valbuena named tribal chairwoman

Lynn Valbuena has been elected chairwoman of the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians. For close to 50 years Valbuena has held numerous elected and appointed positions with the tribe, including the tribe’s first housing commissioner, according to a statement on the tribe’s website. She has held several officer positions …

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Barrett named executive director for Palm Springs Airport

Harry Barrett has been named executive director of Palm Springs International Airport. Barrett, who has been the city-owned airport’s interim executive director since December, was hired as the airport’s deputy director of operations and maintenance in April 2020, according to statement on the city’s website. He was appointed assistant airport …

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