David Rechs, Deputy Secretary for Human Resources
Mr. Rechs served as assistant secretary of innovation and accountability for GovOps since 2013. Previously, he served in the Governor’s Office to implement the 2012 Government Reorganization Plan. From 2011 to 2012, Mr. Rechs worked as a project manager to combine the State Personnel Board and the Department of Personnel Administration into the new Department of Human Resources. Mr. Rechs has worked for the state of California since 1993 in a number of supervisory and managerial positions at the Department of Personnel Administration and at the Department of Transportation. From 2007 to 2008, Mr. Rechs served as Statewide Workforce Planning Coordinator. He graduated from CSU, Sacramento with a Bachelor of Science degree in Social Science.