Commissioner: Lawrence Nwajei
Lawrence Nwajei was appointed to the Board of Parole Hearings by Governor Newsom on October 27, 2021. Nwajei has served as Deputy Commissioner and Administrative Law Judge at the Board of Parole Hearings since 2020. Nwajei was Staff Attorney at Baron & Budd from 2018 to 2020 and has served as Judge Pro Tem in the Los Angeles Superior Court since 2019. Nwajei was Principal Attorney at the Law Offices of Lawrence D. Nwajei from 1996 to 2018. Nwajei was Executive Director at Rexford Medical Corporation from 1990 to 1995. Nwajei earned a Bachelor of Laws Degree from the University of Nigeria
Commissioner Nwajei was reappointed to the Board of Parole hearings by Governor Newsom on May 25, 2023.