President pro Tempore De León Announces Appointment

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

SACRAMENTO – California Senate President pro Tempore Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles), Chair of the Senate Rules Committee, has announced the following Rules Committee appointment:

Valerie Munoz, a Democrat from La Puente, was appointed to the Board of Pharmacy. She is a practice and human resources manager for Dr. Hernandez Optometry. Mrs. Munoz has also served on the La Puente City Council and as Mayor since 2014. She is a member of the San Gabriel Valley Regional Chamber of Commerce, Kiwanis Club of La Puente, California Contract Cities Association, and an alternate on the Foothill Transit Executive Board. Her term end date is June 1, 2020 and compensation is $100 per diem and necessary expenses.

The Board of Pharmacy adopts rules and regulations for the proper and effective enforcement and administration of the pharmacy profession, including licensing and enforcement of state and federal laws.