mission

Delivering HR solutions to employ, develop, and engage a dynamic City workforce.

vision

The City of Los Angeles, Personnel Department is committed to cultivating a diverse and inclusive workforce that serves locally, thinks globally, and acts boldly.

values

  • Acting with integrity
  • Customer service that exceeds expectations
  • Promoting and recognizing excellence
  • Treating our customers and one another with respect
  • Learning voraciously
  • Embodying the power of team

leadership

General Manger of Personnel Department; Wendy Macy.

Wendy Macy

general manager

Aram Kouyoumdjian, Personnel AGM.

Aram Kouyoumdjian

Assistant
general manager

Public Safety
Backgrounds
Medical Services
Office of Workplace Equity

Letty Ortiz, Personnel AGM

Letty Ortiz

Assistant
general manager

Client Services

Grayce Liu, Personnel AGM.

Grayce Liu

Assistant
general manager

Classification
Selection
Workforce Development
PIROE (Personnel Innovation Recruitment On-Boarding and Engagement)
Systems

Paula Dayes, Personnel AGM

Paula Dayes

Assistant
general manager

Employee Benefits
Occupational Safety & Health
Workers' Compensation
Administrative Services

Adrienne Chavez, Chief Personnel Analyst.

Adrienne Chavez

Chief personnel analyst

Background Investigation

Bruce Whidden, Public Information Director.

Bruce Whidden

Public information director

Civil Service Commission

Gina Tervalon, Personnel Director III

Gina Tervalon

Personnel Director III

Client Services

Hosie L. Thomas Jr., Personnel Director III

Hosie L. Thomas Jr.

Personnel Director III

Client Services

Howard Wada, Personnel Director III

Howard Wada

Personnel Director III

Client Services

Jim Albalos, Chief Personnel Analyst.

Jim Abalos

Chief personnel analyst

Classification

Joanne O'Brien, Medical Services Administrator.

Joanne O'Brien

Medical Services Administrator

Medical Services

Malaika Billups, Chief Personnel Analyst.

Malaika Billups

Chief personnel analyst

Office of Workplace Equity

Najma Bashar, Safety Administrator.

Najma Bashar

Safety Administrator

Occupational Safety and Health

Steven Montagna, Chief Personnel Analyst.

Steven Montagna

Chief personnel analyst

Benefits

Tina Lee Rodriguez, Chief Personnel Analyst.

Tina Lee Rodriguez

Chief personnel analyst

Selection

Tyrone Speakers, Workers' Compensation Administrator II.

Tyrone Spears

Workers' Compensation Administrator II

Workers' Compensation

Vincent Cordero, Chief Personnel Analyst.

Vincent Cordero

Chief personnel analyst

Public Safety

divisions

We have many divisions within the City of Los Angeles Personnel Department that perform a variety of functions. Please select any division to learn more about what they do.