Announcements regarding key staffing changes of importance to California's rural counties.
Kory L. Honea, 47, of Chico, has been reappointed to the State 9-1-1 Advisory Board, where he has served since 2016. Honea has served as sheriff-coroner at the Butte County Sheriff’s Office since 2014, where he was undersheriff from 2010 to 2014 and deputy sheriff from 1993 to 2000. He served as an investigator at the Butte County District Attorney’s Office from 2000 to 2010 and as a boating safety officer and deputy sheriff trainee at the Shasta County Sheriff’s Office from 1990 to 1993. Honea earned a Juris Doctor degree from the William Howard Taft University Law School. This position does not require Senate confirmation and there is no compensation. Honea is a Republican.