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Benzion Lew

Rabbi Lew began his term in January of 2018. He has been working as a Chaplain at Calipatria State Prison since 2003, and also serves as a Rabbi at a local synagogue. Since becoming a Rabbi, in 1999, he has lived all over the world helping people in all walks of life, irrespective of their religious or spiritual beliefs.


Edwin Santiago

Bio coming soon.


Wynona Majied-Martinez

Bio coming soon.


Hector Heredia


Sadiq Shoaib

Sadiq fills the board's DJJ chair and is also the representative for the Muslim faith group. Chaplain Shoaib works with the youth at the Northern California Youth Correctional Center (NCYCC). His passion is to bring comfort and healing to the people in need.


Fidel Carillo


Dedric Burks

As a Vice President, Dedric represents the CalVet department. Since 2012 he has been working as a state chaplain in the Calvet Home system.  He also serves as the Director General of Western Baptist State Convention Christian Education Department.