Title: Deputy Executive Officer for Operations and Technology
Douglas Hoffner was named Deputy Executive Officer for Operations and Technology in July 2012. He provides executive leadership over key enterprise functions including business and strategic planning, information technology, human resources, diversity and inclusion, and operational and facilities management.
Mr. Hoffner joined the CalPERS executive team after serving as Undersecretary of the California Labor and Workforce Development Agency, where he also served for a time as Acting Secretary. The Agency oversees seven state departments and boards that provide services to California businesses and workers, including unemployment and workers' compensation benefits, workforce development, labor law enforcement, and economic development.
Prior to his leadership on labor and workforce development, Mr. Hoffner was Deputy Cabinet Secretary to Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, and Assistant Director for Legislation at the California Department of General Services. He also served as Legislative Director for California Assemblyman Fred Aguiar.
Mr. Hoffner is a graduate of California State University, Chico, with a degree in political science.