Commissioner: Minerva de la Torre
Minerva de la Torre was appointed to the Board of Parole Hearings on July 14, 2020. De la Torre has served as a parole board commissioner for the State of Nevada Board of Parole Commissioners since 2018 and has been a licensed social worker at Desert Behavioral Health since 2017. She was a licensed clinical social worker supervisor and veteran justice outreach coordinator at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs from 2013 to 2017. De la Torre was a parole agent I for the Division of Adult Parole Operations at the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation from 2008 to 2012. She was a mental health therapist at the Children’s Bureau in 2009. De la Torre was a foster care social worker at Niños Latinos Unidos from 2002 to 2008 and an eligibility worker II at the Los Angeles County Department of Public Social Services from 2000 to 2002. She earned a Master of Social Work degree from California State University, Long Beach. This position requires senate confirmation.