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Subject :City Council announces Charles Bauman as the new Personnel Director
Contact :Mark Weinberg, City Administrator    (310) 412-5301

INGLEWOOD, CA - April 18, 2005 - The Mayor and Council Members of the City of Inglewood are pleased to announce the appointment of Charles Bauman as Personnel Director.  Mr. Bauman’s appointment to the top-level position in the Personnel Department comes following a rigorous national search, initial interviews by Administrative staff, and final interviews by the Mayor and Council Members.  Mr. Bauman joined the Inglewood management team on Monday, April 18, 2005. 

Mr. Bauman is a Human Resources (H.R.) professional with over 30 years of experience in public service.  Prior to his appointment, Bauman served as H.R. Director for the cities of Yuma, Palm Springs, Carson and Redondo Beach and, most recently headed the Human Resources Department  for the Housing Authority of Los Angeles. His experience includes management of recruitment, testing, selection, compensation, classification, job evaluation, training & development, employee relations, equal employment opportunity, and labor relations programs.   

As Inglewood’s Personnel Director, Mr. Bauman will assist the City Administrator in managing the personnel system for the organization consisting of over 1,000 employees and five employee bargaining groups.

Bauman received his MPA from Arizona State University, and his B.A. in History from the same institution.  He resides with his wife in Torrance.  The City warmly welcomes Charles Bauman to Inglewood and looks forward to a successful and productive relationship.