Personnel Commission

Agendas & Minutes


For those seeing Calendar View below, click on the meeting date to access meeting files. 
To access the agenda packet, click on the Agenda (PDF) link and download the agenda packet. Once saved, you will be able to access the document bookmarks.
To access the web version of the agenda, click on Agenda (HTML). This will open an agenda with hyperlinks you may click on to view attachments. You may also comment on an item by clicking on the item title and clicking on the Leave Comment button appearing on small window with the attachments list. You will be prompted to enter your contact information and comments for the item. 


  • Amy Lona, District 1
    Term expires: December 2024
  • Raquel Mariscal, District 2
    Term expires: December 2024
  • Lizett Zuñiga Zamudio, District 3
    Term expires: December 2026
  • Karina Vega, District 4
    Term expires: December 2026

  • Eric Sturm, District 5
    Term expires: December 2026
  • Alicia Danna, District 6
    Term expires: December 2024
  • Joyce Parr, District 7
    Term expires: December 2026


The Personnel Commission's powers and duties are defined in the City of Watsonville Charter Section 909. The Personnel Commission consists of 7 members who are appointed by the City Council. The Personnel Commissioners act in an advisory role in matters regarding personnel administration.

Other duties and powers include:
  • Recommending changes to personnel rules and regulations
  • Hear appeals of any officer or employee holding a regular position in the competitive service pertaining to suspension, demotion, dismissal or disciplinary action
  • Conduct investigations regarding personnel
  • Any other duties relating to Personnel matters as may be prescribed by the Council not inconsistent with the provisions of the Charter