California Veterans Board Meeting
Tuesday, March 29, 2016
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
California Department of Veterans Affairs (CalVet)
Veterans Home, Fresno
Pursuant to Government Code Section 11125(b), items on this notice are considered items of business to be transacted or discussed.
NOTE: The Board cannot act on any matter not included on the agenda, but it may schedule
issues raised by the public for consideration at future meetings.
1. Call to Order and Pledge of Allegiance
2. Welcome and Introductions
3. Approval of January minutes
5. Public Comments (comments limited to 5 minutes)
6. Chair’s Update
7. Department Update
8. Strategic Plan/Committee Updates
8.1 Communication and marketing
8.2 Veterans services
9. Town Hall Report
10. 2016 Committee Goals
11. State Survey of Homes
12. Receipt of Appeals and Complaints
13. Comments by the Board
Vito Imbasciani, Secretary, CalVet
Vice Chair Crooks Member Thornton Member Trotter Member Truitt Member Morales
Member Trotter (Appeals) EO Lassiter, (Complaints)
The meeting location is accessible to the physically disabled. A person who needs disability- related accommodations or modifications in order to participate in the meeting shall make a request no later than five (5) working days before the meeting by contacting: Executive Officer, Tina Lassiter at Tina.Lassiter@calvet.ca.gov or 916-653-2041 or by sending a written request to California Veterans Board, 1227 O Street, Suite 103, Sacramento, CA 95814.
The Public Notice is also available for viewing in the California Department of Veterans
Affairs lobby at 1227 O Street, Sacramento, CA 95814 and online at