Staff Contacts

The Training Section Staff welcomes your inquiries and comments regarding the California State Parks training and employee development program.  To send an email to any staff member, just click on their name. 

Theresa Bober
Department Training Officer
916-651-7742


Mott Training Center

Academy Coordinator, Vacant

Chuck Combs
Office Manager
Training Specialist
Maintenance and Trails Programs
(831) 649-7124

Sara M. Skinner
Training Specialist
Lead ETMS Administrator
Cultural Resources, Interpretation, and Natural Resources Programs
(831) 649-2961

Matt Cardinet
Cadet Training Officer
Training Specialist for Firearms Programs
(831) 649-2920

Travis Gee
Cadet Training Officer

Connie Breakfield
Field Training Program Manager
Training Specialist for Defensive Tactics Programs
(831) 649-2958

Kevin Forrester
Field Training Program Manager

Pamela Yaeger
Assistant Program Coordinator
(831) 649-2954

Edith Alhambra
Assistant Program Coordinator
(831) 649-2954

Michael Bartenetti
Assistant Program Coordinator
(831) 649-2956


Headquarters Training Unit

Karyn Lombard
Training Specialist
Management and Administrative Programs
(916) 657-0412

Dave Galanti
Training Specialist
Management and Supervision Programs
(916) 657-0413