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MHSOAC Announces new chair: Dr. Victor Carrion

Dr. Victor CarrionThe Mental Health Services Oversight and Accountability Commission is pleased to announce that Dr. Victor Carrion has been elected the new Chair of the Commission. Dr. Carrion, who has been a MHSOAC Commissioner since 2011, is a child and adolescent psychiatrist at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital and the Director of the Early Life Stress Research Program at Stanford University. He was also recently appointed to Associate Chair of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Stanford.

Dr. Carrion was born in New York City and moved to Puerto Rico at the age of three. He returned to New York to attend Syracuse University. He then attended Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City followed by an internship and residency at the University of Pennsylvania.

"This is a very exciting time for the Commission,” says Dr. Carrion. “I look forward to moving the work of the Commission forward and communicating the outcomes of statewide evaluations of programs.”

Chair Carrion fills the seat of the Attorney General designee. Dr. Carrion, who resides in the Bay Area, will serve a one year term.

JANUARY 20, 2015

Attorney General Kamala Harris has reappointed Commissioner Victor Carrion to the MHSOAC. As Commissioner, he will serve a three year term.


COMMISSIONERS BOYD AND BROWN REAPPOINTED TO MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES OVERSIGHT AND ACCOUNTABILITY COMMISSION

Governor Brown has reappointed two Commissioners to the Mental Health Services Oversight and Accountability Commission (MHSOAC).

John Boyd
John Boyd, 45, of Folsom has served since 2013. Boyd has been chief executive officer at the Sutter Solano Medical Center and at the Sutter Center for Psychiatry since 2014. He’s also been regional executive for behavioral health at the Sutter Health Sacramento Sierra Region since 2014, where he was chief administrative officer of regional behavioral health and continuing care from 2008 to 2014. Boyd was assistant administrator at the Kaiser Permanente Sacramento Medical Center from 2007 to 2008 and held several positions at Shriners Hospitals for Children from 1999 to 2006, including Western Region director of development. Boyd is a fellow at the American College of Healthcare Executives. He earned a Doctor of Psychology degree from the California School of Professional Psychology and a Master of Health Administration degree from the University of Southern California. This position does not require Senate confirmation and there is no compensation. Boyd is a Democrat. He fills the seat of a Commissioner who represents an employer with more than 500 employees.


Bill Brown
Bill Brown, 58, has served on the Commission since 2010, making this his second re-appointment. Brown has been sheriff of Santa Barbara County since 2007, getting re-elected to his third four-year term in June 2014. He served as chief of police at the Lompoc Police Department from 1995 to 2007 and at the Moscow, Idaho Police Department from 1992 to 1995. Brown is secretary of the California State Sheriffs’ Association. He earned a Master of Public Administration degree from the University of Southern California and is a graduate of the Federal Bureau of Investigation National Executive Institute. This position does not require Senate confirmation and there is no compensation. Brown is a Republican. He fills the seat of county sheriff.
Commissioners serve three year terms.



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NEXT COMMISSION MEETING

Next Commission Meeting:

Commission Meeting

January 22, 2015
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
MHSOAC
1325 J Street, Suite 1700
Sacramento, CA 95814
Call-In Number: 866-817-6550
Particiapant Code: 3190377

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2015-16 Committee Orientation Agenda

Client and Family Leadership Committee
Cultural and Linguistic Competence Committee
Evaluation Committee
Fiscal Oversight Committee
Mental Health Services Committee

January 28, 2015
1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
MHSOAC Offices (Steinberg Room)
1325 J St, Suite 1700
Sacramento, CA 95814
Call-In Number: 866-817-6550
Participant Code: 3190377


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