Governor Brown Announces Appointments


4-29-2011

SACRAMENTO – Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr. today announced the following appointments.

Dr. Herbert Carter, 77, of Los Angeles, has been appointed to the California State University Board of Trustees, where he has served since 2004 and has been chair since 2009. Previously, he served as the acting president for California State University, Dominguez Hills from 1998 to 1999, where he also served as a trustee professor from 1995 to 1998. Additionally, Carter served as the president and chief executive officer of the United Way from 1992 to 1995. He has served in the California State University, Office of the Chancellor in several capacities including executive vice chancellor from 1987 to 1992, vice chancellor of administration from 1983 to 1987, assistant executive vice chancellor from 1978 to 1983 and system-wide affirmative action officer from 1974 to 1978. Carter also served as the executive director of the Los Angeles County Commission on Human Relations from 1967 to 1973. This position requires Senate confirmation and the compensation is $100 per diem. Carter is a Democrat.

Steven M. Glazer, 53, of Orinda has been appointed to the California State University Board of Trustees. Glazer previously served as senior political advisor and campaign manager of the Brown for Governor campaign in 2010. He is the president of Glazer & Associates, a strategic and communications consulting company that he formed in 1989. He has served in a variety of senior positions in the state legislature, including positions with then-Assemblyman Gray Davis and then-Senate President Pro Tempore David Roberti. He currently serves as vice mayor of the Orinda City Council, where he was first elected in 2004. He also serves as a board member of the Central Contra Costa Solid Waste Authority with responsibility for garbage and recycling services in portions of Contra Costa County. From 1977 to 1981, Glazer served as an elected leader and staff member of the California State Student Association, where he participated in CSU Board of Trustees meetings. This position requires Senate confirmation and the compensation is $100 per diem. Glazer is a Democrat.

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