Julie Nauman was appointed to the position of Executive Officer by the three-member Victim Compensation and Government Claims Board (VCGCB) effective July 1, 2008.
As Executive Officer of the nation’s oldest and largest victim compensation program, Ms. Nauman has made it her focus to make the California Victim Compensation Program a leader in the ongoing effort to connect victims with the resources they need to recover from violent crime.
In 2010, Ms. Nauman was appointed to the Board of Directors of the National Association of Crime Victim Compensation Boards.
Prior to joining the VCGCB, Ms. Nauman was the Chief Deputy Director of the Integrated Waste Management Board where she served since 1998. As Chief Deputy Director she was responsible for the administrative and programmatic functions of the Board.
Ms. Nauman’s public-sector experience also includes serving as Chief Deputy Director at the California Department of Housing and Community Development from 1984-1990. She worked in the private sector from 1990-1998 as Principle-In-Charge of The Planning Center, a Sacramento land-use and environmental planning consulting firm. From 1973 to 1983, she served as a consultant to the Assembly Committee on Local Government.
Ms. Nauman received both a Bachelor of Arts degree in Government and a Masters degree in Public Administration from California State University, Sacramento.