Organization Directory


Executive Director

450 N Street, Room 2322, MIC:73
Sacramento, CA 95814

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
David J. Gau, Executive Director 1-916-327-4975 1-916-324-2586
Laura SooHoo, Administrative Assistant II 1-916-324-0218  

REPORTING TO THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Chief Deputy Director

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Brenda Fleming, Acting Chief Deputy Director 1-916-327-4975 1-916-324-2586

Chief Counsel

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Amy Kelly, Acting Chief Counsel 1-916-445-4380 1-916-322-0341

Deputy Directors

Administration Department Phone No. Fax No.
Edna B. Murphy, Deputy Director 1-916-445-4272 1-916-324-5577
Business Tax and Fee Department
Susanne Buehler, Deputy Director 1-916-445-1441 1-916-322-7175
External Affairs Department
Mark DeSio, Deputy Director 1-916-445-1859  
Property Taxes Department
Dean Kinnee, Deputy Director    
Technology Services Department
Scott Capulong, Acting Chief Information Officer 1-916-445-8677  

Board Proceedings Division

621 Capitol Mall, Sacramento, CA 95814
Room 2400, MIC:80

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
General Information 1-916-322-2270 1-916-324-3984
Joann Richmond, Chief 1-916-322-9569  

Workload Planning Section

Contact Phone No.  
Claudia Lopez, Manager 1-916-322-1931  

Board Meeting Administrative Section

Contact Phone No.  
Sam Singh, Manager 1-916-324-5589  

Tax and Fee Case Management Section

Contact Phone No.  
Catherine Wurst, Manager 1-916-445-4394  

Internal Audit Division

450 N Street, Sacramento, CA 95814
Room 1723, MIC:54

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
General Information 1-916-324-1874 1-916-322-5610
Sara Sheikholislam 1-916-445-0360  

Legislative and Research Division

Contact Phone No.  
Michele Pielsticker, Chief 1-916-322-2376  

Legislative Section

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
General Information 1-916-445-5742 1-916-445-1813
Kevin Beile, Manager 1-916-323-7169  

Research and Statistics Section

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
General Information 1-916-445-0840 1-916-445-7119
Mark Durham, Manager 1-916-445-0840  

Taxpayers' Rights and Equal Employment

Contact Phone No.  
Todd C. Gilman, Chief 1-916-324-2796  

Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Office

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
General Information 1-916-322-7639 1-916-445-2376
Natalie M. Sanders, Manager 1-916-445-9490  

Taxpayers' Rights Advocate (TRA) Office

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
General Information
Toll-Free
1-916-324-2798
1-888-324-2798
1-916-323-3319
Dan Leddy, Manager 1-916-319-9237  

Tax Appeals Assistance Program

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
General Information
Toll-Free
1-916-319-9199
1-888-324-2798
1-916-323-3319

Technology Services Department

450 N Street, Sacramento, CA 95814
Room 612, MIC:26

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Reception 1-916-445-5848 1-916-327-3483
TSD Service Desk 1-916-445-4018  
Scott Capulong, Acting Chief Information Officer 1-916-445-8677  

Application Development Division

Contact Phone No.  
John Evans, Acting Chief 1-916-322-8830  
Corporate Application Section    
John Evans, Manager 1-916-322-8830  
Cross Platform Application Section    
Jack Sisco, Manager 1-916-324-1043  
DA/DBA Section    
Don Doty, Manager 1-916-445-1863  

Business Relationship Management Office

Contact Phone No.  
Kelly Morrow, Manager 1-916-323-5378  

Enterprise System and Infrastructure Service Division

Contact Phone No.  
Laurie Brown, Chief 1-916-322-5724  
Enterprise Systems Analysis and Support Section    
Taniya Ogata, Manager 1-916-323-2795  
Network Support Section    
Vacant, Manager 1-916-322-9675  

Enterprise Planning and Support Division

Contact Phone No.  
Margarita Haro, Chief 1-916-324-6009  
Enterprise Architecture Office    
Vacant, Manager 1-916-445-4430  
Strategic Project Office    
Edward Mosqueda, Manager 1-916-324-3415  
Technology Program Support Section    
Shelley Morse, Manager 1-916-445-1708  

Centralized Revenue Opportunity System

Contact Phone No.  
Chris Kahue, CROS Technology Manager 1-916-323-4333  

Administration Department

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Edna B. Murphy, Deputy Director 1-916-445-4272 1-916-324-5577
Stephanie Baughman, Secretary 1-916-319-9125  

Information Security Office

Contact Phone No.  
Kenneth Thompson, Chief Information Security Officer 1-916-324-2313  
Martha Nichols, Manager, Information Security 1-916-323-2895  

Administrative Support Division

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Chris Holtz, Chief 1-916-445-3498 1-916-322-3184
Karen Simmons, Board Member Liaison 1-916-323-9066  
Leticia Martinez, Secretary 1-916-445-3498  

HQ Facilities and Support Services Section

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Vince Paul, Assistant Chief 1-916-319-9788 1-916-322-3184

Facilities Management Branch

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Thomas Arnold, Manager 1-916-323-6348 1-916-324-2065
Support Services Unit    
HQ Parking & Fleet Vehicles 1-916-322-5105  
System Coordinators    
Doug Wainwright 1-916-319-9902  
Luke Anderson 1-916-322-2801  
Reception Office    
Christina Miller, Supervisor 1-916-445-6464 1-916-445-1990
Facility Services Unit    
General Information 1-916-323-9188  
Vacant, Manager 1-916-324-9522 1-916-324-2065

Physical Security Branch

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Lisa Rojo, Manager 1-916-323-4698 1-916-324-2065
Badging/ID Cards/Fingerprinting Appointments 1-916-324-2061  

Space and Lease Management Section

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Peter Villanueva, Manager 1-916-737-4846 1-916-324-2065
Space Management Unit    
General Information 1-916-327-0063  
Mark Wheeler, Manager 1-916-323-9368 1-916-445-2027
Telecommunications section    
General Information 1-916-324-3264 1-916-445-2027
Robert King, Manager 1-916-323-9870 1-916-324-2065

Acquisitions Branch

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Vacant, Branch Manager 1-916-322-4669 1-916-322-3184
Vacant, Reception 1-916-322-2107  
Contracts Section    
Linda Fergurson, Manager 1-916-445-3814 1-916-322-3184
Procurement Section    
Lina Lopez, Manager 1-916-324-1894 1-916-324-3184

Financial Management Division

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
General Information 1-916-445-3811 1-916-323-9634
Julia Findley, Chief 1-916-445-3811  

Accounting Branch

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Reception 1-916-324-0815 1-916-322-3184
Vacant, Chief Accounting Officer 1-916-327-9629  
Accounting Analysis Section    
Amber Viduya, Manager 1-916-327-9639  
Revenue Section    
Ester Cabrera-Diaz, Manager 1-916-445-3813  
Accounting Services Section    
Laura Fisher, Manager 1-916-327-7167  
Travel Services Unit    
Andy Luu, Supervisor 1-916-322-6945  
Employee Services Unit    
Laura Fisher, Manager 1-916-327-7167  
General Fund and Vendor Services Unit    
Patricia Bellert, Supervisor 1-916-322-9973  

Budget Branch

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Reception 1-916-445-3811 1-916-323-9634
Steven Mercer, Budget Officer 1-916-323-5128  
Budget Change Section    
Kristine Escarda, Manager 1-916-322-0887  
Budget Operations Section    
Andrew Robertson, Manager 1-916-322-3059  
Local Government Allocation    
Cham Tu, Specialist 1-916-445-1184  

Tax Revenue Branch

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Reception 1-916-322-3433 1-916-323-9634
Vacant, Branch Manager 1-916-319-9901  
Jason Wenceslao, Manager 1-916-323-2244  

Human Resources Division

Reception Desk

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Reception Pay, Benefits, and General Information 1-916-324-0634 916-445-1722
Reception Pay, Benefits, and General Information 1-916-445-3048 916-445-1722

Chief's Office

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Sandra Mayorga, Chief 1-916-323-0012 1-916-322-3866
Irma Mejia, Secretary 1-916-323-7777 1-916-322-3866

Labor Relations Office

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Reception 1-916-324-0634 1-916-322-3866
Stephanie Portela, Labor Relations Officer 1-916-324-0834 1-916-322-3866

Employee Services Branch

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Jennifer Edmond, Assistant Chief 1-916-323-6202 1-916-445-1722 
Nicole Estrada, Transactions Supervisor 1-916-322-5346 1-916-445-1722
Employment and Exam Information Webpage

Human Resources Management Branch

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Dena Loui, Branch Manager 1-916-445-1802 1-916-323-2189

External Affairs Department

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Mark DeSio, Deputy Director 1-916-445-1859 1-916-323-9191

Office of Public Affairs

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
General Information 1-916-327-8988 1-916-323-9191

Customer Service and Publishing Division

160 Promenade Circle
Sacramento, CA 95834

Contact Phone No.  
Thor Dunn, Manager 1-916-274-3663  

Customer Service Center

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
General Information 1-916-274-3600 1-916-928-6241
Public Numbers Phone No.  
800 Number Assistance 1-800-400-7115  
Permit Number Verification 1-888-225-5263  
Tax Evasion Hotline 1-888-334-3300  
Tax Practitioner Hotline 1-800-401-3661  

Media and Publication Services Division

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
General Information 1-916-322-6353 1-916-322-6122
Kelly Reilly, Chief 1-916-324-2372  

Forms/Graphic Design

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Annette Zurawski, Manager 1-916-322-6352  

Document Intake and Management Unit/Print Coordination

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Stephany Jordan, Manager 1-916-322-6323  
Veronica Valadez, Print Coordinator 1-916-323-9627  

Publications

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Michele Stuart, Manager 1-916-322-6348  

Media Production Services

621 Capitol Mall, Sacramento, CA 95814
Room 2050, MIC: 06

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Fred Mittermayr, Manager 1-916-324-2051 1-916-327-5859

Print and Distribution Services Section

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Carrie Robison, Mangager 1-916-323-9426  
William Obera, Supervisor Print Shop 1-916-324-9865  
Copy Center 1-916-445-1723  
Supply Unit 1-916-440-7778  
Receiving 1-916-319-9516  

Bulk Mail (Outgoing)

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Alan Asano, Supervisor 1-916-323-2725  

Supply Management

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Steven Hall, Supervisor 1-916-440-0157 1-916-324-1838

Supply

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
General Information 1-916-440-0158  

Printing Services

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
William Obera, Supervisor 1-916-324-9865  

Outreach Services Division

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
General Information 1-916-445-6188 1-916-324-9443
Vacant, Manager 1-916-324-2507  

Legal Department

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Reception 1-916-445-3678 1-916-323-3387
Amy Kelly, Acting Chief Counsel 1-916-445-4380  

Appeals Division

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Jefferson Vest, Assistant Chief Counsel 1-916-324-2652 1-916-324-2618

Tax and Fee Programs Division

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Robert Tucker, Assistant Chief Counsel 1-916-322-0437 1-916-323-3387

Litigation Division

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Robert Lambert, Assistant Chief Counsel 1-916-324-6593 1-916-323-3387

Settlement and Taxpayer Services Division

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Amy Kelly, Assistant Chief Counsel 1-916-323-2029 1-916-323-3387

Settlement Section

Contact Phone No.  
Chris Schutz, Tax Counsel IV, Lead 1-916-323-3103 1-916-323-3387

Administrative Oversight Team

Contact Phone No.  
Deborah Cooke, Tax Counsel IV, Lead 1-916-324-2603  
Mary Ann Alonzo, Tax Counsel IV, Contracts 1-916-324-1392  
Michael Kalm, Disclosure Officer 1-916-324-2598  

Offers in Compromise Section

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
General Information 1-916-322-7931 1-916-322-7940

Investigations and Special Operations Division

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Randy Silva, Chief 1-916-323-3964 1-916-327-5027
Northern Area    
Tina Morin, No. Area Administrator 1-916-324-2684 1-916-327-5027
Southern Area    
Marzo Sacasa, So. Area Administrator 1-562-466-1622 1-562-466-1624

Internal Affairs

Contact Phone No.  
Brian Coty, Manager 1-916-322-2132 1-916-323-2917

Investigations

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Michael Loretta, Assistant Chief 1-916-324-2826 1-916-327-5027

Special Operations Branch

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
David Cathy, Branch Administrator 1-916-323-9453 1-916-327-0615

Property Tax Department

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Dean R. Kinnee, Deputy Director 1-916-274-3360 1-916-285-0134

County-Assessed Properties Division

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Reception/General Information 1-916-274-3350 1-916-285-0134
David Yeung, Chief 1-916-274-3334

Legal Entity Ownership Program and Exemptions Unit

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Lisa Thompson, Manager 1-916-274-3423 1-916-285-0134

Assessment Services and Training Unit

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Vacant, Manager 1-916-285-0134

Assessment Practices Surveys Section

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Diane Yasui, Manager 1-916-274-3424 1-916-285-0134

State-Assessed Properties Division

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Reception/General Information 1-916-274-3270 1-916-285-0132
Richard Reisinger, Chief 1-916-274-3300  

Energy and Telecommunications

Contact Phone No.  
Vacant, Manager 1-916-274-3291  

Transportation, Field Appraisal, and Board Roll

Contact Phone No.  
Mike Harris, Manager 1-916-274-3309  

Tax Area Services

Contact Phone No.  
General Information 1-916-274-3250 1-916-285-0130
Ricard Schwarting, Research Manager I 1-916-274-3261  

Timber Tax Section

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Reception 1-916-274-3330 1-916-285-0134

Business Tax and Fee Department (BTFD)

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Susanne Buehler, Deputy Director 1-916-445-1441 1-916-322-7175

Special Taxes Policy and Compliance Division

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Reception/General Information 1-916-327-4208 1-916-323-3204
Richard Parrot, Chief 1-916-552-8637  

Program Policy and Administration Branch

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Reception/General Information 1-916-323-0206 1-916-324-2554
Lisa Sherrod, Branch Manager 1-916-323-9401  

Compliance Branch

Contact Phone No.  
Lynne Bowling, Branch Manager 1-916-445-2709  

Special Taxes Audit and Carrier Division

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Reception/General Information 1-916-324-2380 1-916-445-6385
Debbie Kalfsbeek, Chief 1-916-323-9462  

Appeals and Data Analysis Branch

Contact Phone No.  
Vacant, Branch Manager 1-916-322-1960  

Audit Examination Branch

Contact Phone No.  
Reception/General Information 1-916-324-4883  
Hal Lovell, Branch Manager 1-916-324-2301  

Motor Carrier Office

West Sacramento
1030 Riverside Parkway, Suite 125
West Sacramento, CA 95605

Contact Phone No.  
Public Number 1-916-322-9669  
Reception/General Information 1-916-373-3030  
Tim Ford, Administrator 1-916-373-3078  

Tax Policy Division

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Trista Woessner-Gonzalez, Chief 1-916-324-1825 1-916-322-4530

Business Taxes Committee and Training Section

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Reception 1-916-324-2373 1-916-322-2958
Kirsten Stark, Section Supervisor 1-916-322-0849  

Compliance and Technology Section

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Reception 1-916-445-5167 1-916-322-4530
Bill Hain, Administrator 1-916-323-8690  

Audit and Information Section

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Reception 1-916-324-2883 1-916-322-0187
Jason Parker, Supervisor 1-916-324-2916 1-916-322-0187

Data Analysis Section

Contact Phone No.  
Aimee Simons, Supervisor 1-916-445-6380  

Headquarters Operations Division

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Kevin C. Hanks, Chief 1-916-324-2151 1-916-322-1568

Petitions Section

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Reception 1-916-445-2259 1-916-324-0678
Bruce Morgan, Supervisor 1-916-445-2336  

Audit Determination and Refund Section

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Reception 1-916-445-1315 1-916-445-2249
Steven Sisti, Supervisor 1-916-445-2202  

Consumer Use Tax Section

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
General information 1-916-445-9524 1-916-324-2491
Brian Manuel, Interim Supervisor 1-916-624-2422  

Return Analysis Section

Contact Phone No. Fax No.
Dario Romano, Administrator 1-916-323-5492 1-916-323-0478

Office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

*Office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 Noon and 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.