Pedro Santillan has been appointed by Governor Brown to the California Building Standards Commission.
The commission (CBSC) is responsible for reviewing and approving building standards proposed and adopted by state agencies, and the codification and publication of approved building standards into the California Building Standards Code (California Code of Regulations, Title 24). CBSC administers California’s building code adoption processes including emergency rulemaking.
Santillan has been business manager and secretary-treasurer for Laborers’ International Union of North America, Local 1309 since 2014. He held several positions for Laborers’ International Union of North America, Local 507 from 2010 to 2014, including business manager, secretary treasurer and business agent. Santillan was assistant executive director at Construction Laborers Trust Funds for Southern California Administrative Company from 2008 to 2010, and trust funds administrator at Associated Third Party Administrators from 2001 to 2008.