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Lizet Angulo was sworn in as the Board Appointee Commissioner at the PC meeting on January 21, 2016.  Prior to joining the Commission, Ms. Angulo served on the Bassett Unified Board of Education from 1997 to 2001.  She currently serves as the Chairperson of the Personnel Commission She is a long time resident of the Bassett community and proudly serves constituents.  Her term expires December 1, 2017.


Lori Workman
Lori Workman became the Joint Appointee to the Commission on December 1, 2009 and served as Commission Chairperson prior to Ms. Wallery.  Ms. Workman currently serves as the Vice-Chairperson of the Personnel Commission.  She has worked in both private and public school districts.  Ms. Workman currently works at Bishop Amat High School.  Her term expires December 1, 2018.


Aaron Simental became the CSEA Appointee to the Commission on December 1, 2016.  Mr. Simental Rodriguez is a long time resident and proactive member of the community.  He has served the community by participating in many local organizations, and looks forward to further serving Bassett's students, classified employees, and community by supporting the merit system and quality education.  His term expires on December 1, 2019.


The Bassett Unified School District Personnel Commission has two staff assigned on a full-time basis to carry out the functions and work of the Commission.

Jode Howard is the Personnel Director at Bassett Unified School District. Ms. Howard received her bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Human Resources Management from California State University, Fullerton and brings with her over 13 years experience in human resources and operations management and specializes in customer focus, recruitment, selection, job analysis, and fostering collaborative working relationships among stakeholders. 

Liliana Castillo is the Human Resources Technician at Bassett Unified School District. Ms. Castillo specializes in human resources administrative support and recruitment, as well as providing excellent customer service to internal and external members of the community.