Elizabeth Perez, was appointed on January 9, 2018, by Governor Brown as Deputy
Secretary for Minority Veterans at the California Department of Veterans
Affairs. Elizabeth has been president and founder at GC Green Incorporated since
2010. She was a member of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee
Delegation in Israel in 2016 and a 2013 White House Veteran Champion of Change.
Perez was a director in business development at Xnergy from 2007 to 2011 and a
branch manager at Ferguson Contractors from 2005 to 2007. She was an aviation
logistics specialist for the U.S. Navy from 1997 to 2005. Perez is a Truman
National Security Project fellow and a member of the California Sustainable
Energy Entrepreneur Development Initiative Board, Disabled Veterans Business
Alliance of California San Diego Chapter Board, American Indian Chamber of
Commerce of California San Diego Chapter, American Legion Post 365 and the
California Nations Indian Gaming Association.