Governor Brown Appoints Dan Kalamaras as OSI Director

SACRAMENTO – Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced the following appointment on March 13, 2018:

Dan Kalamaras, 51, of Gold River, has been appointed director of the Office of Systems Integration at the California Health and Human Services Agency. Kalamaras has been interim executive director of Welfare Client Data Systems at the California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids Information Network Consortium since 2018, where he was transition manager in 2014 and deputy director from 2003 to 2005. He has been chief information officer and director of information technology at the San Francisco Human Services Agency since 2015. Kalamaras was information technology manager at the Sacramento County Department of Human Assistance from 2005 to 2014, where he was a senior information technology analyst from 1998 to 2001, eligibility supervisor from 1995 to 1996 and an eligibility worker from 1990 to 1995. He was an administrative aide in the Office of Sacramento County Board of Supervisors Member Dave Cox from 1996 to 1998.    Read Governor Brown’s announcement here.

Matt Schueller to Serve as Acting OSI Chief Deputy Director

Matt Schueller will serve as Acting OSI Chief Deputy Director as the organization conducts a recruitment for the permanent appointment.  Matt has been with OSI for 9 years – starting with a position within the SAWS project in 2008.   Since 2015, he has served OSI as the Deputy Director, Chief Administrative Officer (CAO).  His responsibilities in this role have included the following service areas: Financial and Legislative Services, Human Resources, Acquisition and Contracting Services and the Information Technology Office.

Peter Kelly has decided to step down as OSI Chief Deputy to seek new opportunities for his career, although he has agreed to stay with the agency a while longer to help the Child Welfare Digital Services project achieve its first release of working code to county child welfare workers.  The functionality of this release planned for early February is being referred to as the “Snapshot.”

Rebecca Stilling to Serve as OSI Acting Director

As OSI Director John Boule recently announced his departure, effective Dec. 22, Rebecca Stilling will serve as Acting OSI Director until a permanent director is selected through the Governor’s Office appointment process.

Rebecca’s extensive experience in state government positions her well to lead OSI. Most recently, She was appointed by Governor Brown as Deputy Director and Chief of the California Department of Technology Office of Statewide Project Delivery. During her tenure, she oversaw and guided the planning, procurement and project execution of the state’s most complex IT projects.

Prior to her work at California Department of Technology, Rebecca served as the Deputy Director of the Technology Services Division and Chief Information Officer of the California Department of Child Support Services.

With Dec. 22 as his last day at OSI, Boule has accepted a new position as Executive Director of the California Automated Consortium Eligibility System (CalACES) Project.