Civil Service Commission - August 17, 2020 - Minutes

Meeting Date: 
August 17, 2020 - 12:00pm

Minutes of Special Meeting – Closed Session


Monday, August 17, 2020

12:00 p.m.




The Special Meeting was called to order at 12:02 p.m.





President Elizabeth Salveson



Vice President Jacqueline Minor



Commissioner Douglas Chan



Commissioner F.X. Crowley



Commissioner Kate Favetti




President Elizabeth Salveson presided.




Public comment on all matters appearing on the Special Meeting Agenda Session.





Sylvia Alvarez-Lynch, for appellant




Vote on whether to hold closed session pursuant to San Francisco Administrative Code Section 67.10 (b) and California Government Code Section 54957 (b) (1)
(Action Item)





Appeal by Jarmee Thieu of the Director of Transportation’s Determination to Administratively Close Her Complaint of Harassment and Retaliation.  (File No. 0076-19-6)






The Commission voted to conduct item #IIIA in closed session.  (Vote of 5 to 0)





Closed Session started at 12:24 p.m. and the following were present:





Elizabeth Salveson, President, CSC


Jacqueline P. Minor, Vice President, CSC


Douglas S. Chan, Commissioner, CSC


F.X. Crowley, Commissioner, CSC


Kate Favetti, Commissioner, CSC


Sandra Eng, Executive Officer, CSC


Elizabeth Aldana, CSC


Lizzette Henriquez, CSC


Lisa Powell, Deputy City Attorney


Rikki DeWit, Department of Human Resources


Linda Simon, Department of Human Resources


Estevan Villarreal, Department of Human Resources


Mary Donovan, Municipal Transportation


Jarmee Thieu, Appellant


Jessica Beard, L21, Appellant Representative


Donna Bayulot


Criss Romero, MEA







Reconvene in open session at 1:21 p.m.






Vote to elect whether to disclose any or all discussions held in closed session.  (San Francisco Administrative Code Section 67.12(a).





The Commission voted not to disclose any or all discussions held in closed session  (Vote of 5 to 0)





Disclosure of action taken in closed session pursuant to California Government Code Section 54957.1 (a) and San Francisco Administrative Code Section 67.12(b) (4).




June 3, 2019:

Continued the item to a future meeting.





August 3, 2020:

Postpone to the meeting of August 17, 2020 at the appellant’s request.






Adopted the report and denied Jarmee Thieu’s appeal.  (Vote of 5 to 0)








The meeting adjourned at 1:24 p.m.