2021 Election Results - Chapter 514


Chapter President-Elect

Sjoekje Sasbone*, DSH Patton - Supervising Psychiatric Social Worker I

Vice President-Elect

Denise De Catur*, CDCR – Correctional Case Records Supervisor


No nominations received

Delegates: (4 Delegates + 1 Alternate needed. The following Delegates and Alternate are required to attend Delegate Assembly. Delegates and Alternates are ranked by highest number of votes.)

Automatic Delegate (ACSS President) - Todd D'Braunstein, DSH Patton - Program Assistant

Delegate 1 - Sjoekje Sasbone, DSH Patton - Supervising Psychiatric Social Worker I

Delegate 2 - Denise De Catur, CDCR – Correctional Case Records Supervisor

Delegate 3 - Sharon Simmons, DSH Patton – Nursing Coordinator

Delegate 4 - Steven Combre, CA Lottery – Supervising Special Investigator II

Alternate 1 - Michael Wiggs, Caltrans – Maintenance Area Supervisor

Alternates: (The following Alternates are NOT required to attend Delegate Assembly, unless there is a cancellation/vacancy from the list of Delegates and Alternates above.)

Alternate 2 - Anna Nava, Dept. of Veterans Affairs – Supervising Cook I


* Uncontested, elected by acclamation

Candidate Statements


Todd D'Braunstein
Members, I am TODD D’BRAUNSTEIN current Board Member of Chapter 514 covering Riverside and San Bernardino Counties. Currently, I also serve as the ACSS Statewide President. During my tenure we have seen our membership grow and have increased our political activism and visibility, all while continuing to provide high quality direct member representation. I humbly ask for your continued support and vote. Please contact me directly with any questions at tdbraunstein@acss.org
Denise De Catur
My name is Denise De Catur, and I work for California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR). As your Delegate I will: 1. Encourage excluded employees to join Association of California State Supervisors (ACSS). 2. Keep members up to date with news. 3. Support excluded members who ask for help. 4. Make sure the excluded members understand their rights. 5. Take an active role in attending Chapter and Delegate meeting. 6. Develop leadership relationships with Managers, Supervisor, and Confidential State Employees. I will bring knowledge, motivation, positive attitude, compassion, and determination. I am up for the challenge for this position.
Sjoekje Sasbone
My name is Sjoekje F. Sasbone, LCSW, EMHA. I am running for Chapter 514 Delegate and Chapter President. As an active member of ACSS for two years, I have represented ACSS at several political events, am a member of the Nominating Committee, and participated in the 2020 ACSS Lobby Day event. Completing USC's Executive Masters in Healthcare Administration in 2020 affords me the advanced leadership skills representative of a Delegate or Chapter President. I hold both positions in high regard, and if elected, I pledge to instill the ACSS mission, vision, and values in my advocacy for all members.
Chapter 514 Nominations Committee

Chairperson: Todd D'Braunstein

Committee Members: Fred Appiah, Sjoekje Sasbone